Robert S. Wyer Jr.

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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

Psychology Bldg Roof Project: Re-roofing

The roofing project is almost complete! There are only a few minor details on the roof that have to be worked on. The fence next to the building should disappear in a couple of days, and that side area will have new grass. The new bicycle racks will be installed some time in October.