Six students presented three posters of their work on the Psychology Department’s Humor Research Team at the annual convention of the New England Psychological Association in Fairfield, Connecticut on Saturday, October 29. The students included Ché Albowicz, Alyssa Dietz, Amanda Espinosa, Andrew Etherington, Jamie Lefebvre, and Peter Russell.
Ché Albowicz and Alyssa Dietz’s poster was entitled Neuroticism and sex-related jokes: Sex primes mortality salience.
Amanda Espinosa and Andrew Etherington’s poster was entitled Neuroticism and the factor structure of the sense of humor.
Jamie Lefebvre and Peter Russell’s poster was entitled Neuroticism and humor: Different factor structures in high and low scorers.
The Humor Research Team is led by Professor Barney Beins