University of Exeter http://wamc.org en Dr. Nick Royle, University of Exeter – Is Personality a Product of Nature or Nurture? http://wamc.org/post/dr-nick-royle-university-exeter-personality-product-nature-or-nurture <p>In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Nick Royle of the University of Exeter asks if personality is genetically determined or learned.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 09:00:00 +0000 Bradley Cornelius 70416 at http://wamc.org Dr. Nick Royle, University of Exeter – Is Personality a Product of Nature or Nurture? Dr. Catherine Haslam, University of Exeter – Thinking About Age http://wamc.org/post/dr-catherine-haslam-university-exeter-thinking-about-age <p>In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Catherine Haslam of the University of Exeter reveals how our attitudes about our age can influence our performance on mental tasks.<br><br>Catherine Haslam is an associate professor of psychology at the University of Exeter. With an expertise in clinical and cognitive neuropsychology, her research addresses various topics concerning memory (anterograde, retrograde and semantic) in younger and older adults. She holds a Ph.D. from the Australian National University.</p> Fri, 31 Aug 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Bradley Cornelius 46248 at http://wamc.org Dr. Catherine Haslam, University of Exeter – Thinking About Age