Robert S. Wyer Jr.

Section 1

Professor Emeritus of Psychology

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Research Description

Social cognition; cognitive mediators of inferences and beliefs about people and events. Specific interests include the role of construct accessibility in the interpretation of and memory for information, the cognitive representation of person and event information in memory, and the cognitive organization of beliefs and attitudes; communication processes in natural conversations and their effects on person impressions, determinants of human elicitation; the role of stories and narratives in information processing


  • Ph.D. from the University of Colorado
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Facilities Information

Parking Garage Update

The two parking garages have been evaluated and no structural issues were found. The problem is just in the exterior brickwork. These problems will be addressed and the garages reopened by the start of classes, although some work will continue into the fall semester.