• Who is in The OCEAN?

    // CORE FACULTY//

    Dr. Jennifer byrd-craven

    Professor, Psychology

    OCEAN Co-founding member, Director

     

    Psychobiology, Developmental psychology, Parenting, Bonding, Hormones & Behavior, Female sociality

     

    Dr. Byrd-Craven antipcates accepting a graduate student this year (applications due 12/1/22)

     

    Dr. Bryd-Craven's Psychobiology Lab

     

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    Dr. jaimie arona krems

    Assistant Professor, Psychology

    OCEAN Co-founding member

     

    Social psychology, Female sociality, Friendship, Stereotyping + Prejudice

     

    Dr. Krems antipcates accepting a graduate student this year (applications due 12/1/22)

     

    Dr. Krems' Social & Evolutionary Psychology Lab (SEPL)

     

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    Dr. Daniel sznycer

    Assistant Professor, Psychology

    Social psychology, Evolutionary Psychology, Emotion, Valuation, Morality, Law/Institutions

     

    Dr. Sznycer antipcates accepting a graduate student this year (applications due 12/1/22)

     

    Dr. Sznycer's Lab

     

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    Dr. Juliana french

    Assistant Professor, Psychology

     

    Biopsychology, Behavioral endocrinology, Hormones, Romantic relationships, Marriage, Social Psychology

     

    Dr. French antipcates accepting a graduate student this year (applications due 12/1/22)

     

    Dr. French's Evolution & Relationships at Oklahoma State (EROS) Lab

     

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    Dr. MArY TOWNER

    Associate Professor, Integrative Biology

    Human behavioral ecology

     

    Dr. Towner's Profile

     

    email

  • // AFFILIATED OSU FACULTY + external advisors //

    Dr. Josh ackerman

    Associate Professor, Psychology, University of Michigan

    Dr. Charles Abramson

    Regents Professor, Psychology, OSU

    Dr. Mark

    flinn

    Professor, Anthropology, Baylor University

     

     

    dr. maryanne fisher

    Professor, Psychology, Saint Mary's University

    Dr. Jennifer GrindStaff

    Assistant Professor, Integrative Biology, OSU

     

    Dr. shelia kennison

    Professor,

    Psychology, OSU

     

     

     

    dr. douglas kenrick

    President's Professor, Psychology, ASU

     

     

    dr. eric

    russell

    Research Lead, Trust & Safety, Airbnb

     

     

    dr. Shawn Wilder

    Assistant Professor, Integrative Biology, OSU

     

    dr. annie

    wertz

    Leader, Naturalistic Social Cognition Research Group, Max Planck

  • // OSU GRADUATE STUDENTS //

    Vidhi Bansal

    Incoming graduate student, Psychology (Experimental)

    Krystal Duarte

    Graduate student, Psychology (Experimental)

    Laureon Merrie

    Graduate student, Psychology (Experimental)

    Devanshi Patel

    Graduate student, Psychology (Clinical)

    Nina Rodriguez

    Graduate student, Psychology (Experimental)

    Tori Short

    Graduate student, Psychology (Experimental)

    Victoria Spooner

    Graduate student, Psychology (Experimental)

    Yunseo Wee

    Graduate student, Psychology (Experimental)

     

  • // some OCEAN ALUMs //

    Core and affiliated graduate students who spent time in the ocean

    Erin Wood (2021)

    Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Illinois

    Erin HArrington (2021)

    Postdoctoral Researcher, Penn State University

    ray garza (2021)

    Assistant Professor of Psychology, Texas A & M International

    Jarrod Bock (2020)

    Assistant Professor of Psychology,

    Towson University

    Kristen Frosio - Clinical (2020)

    Postdoctoral Researcher, Houston VA

    Nikki Clauss (2019)

    Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Texas Health Science Center

    Emily Keison (2019)

    Research Director, MiMer Center for Equine-Human Education and Research