FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 17, 2007
Office of College Communications
WENHAM, MA-Erin E. Devers of South Hamilton, MA, recently joined the faculty at Gordon College as a professor of psychology. Devers received her doctorate in social psychology from Indiana University in 2007 and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Huntington University in 2002.
Devers' current research focus and that of her dissertation revolves around the way women experience emotions differently when in groups. Publications in process include the empathic accuracy of self-handicappers and identifying the link between positive mood and creativity.
For information on Devers or the Department of Psychology at Gordon College, contact Ashley Hopkins the Office of College Communications at 978.867.4569.
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