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08-27-2009

Wilke Appointed Assistant Professor of Psychology at Clarkson University

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Andreas Wilke has been appointed assistant professor of psychology at Clarkson University. He begins teaching this fall.

Wilke received his master of arts degree and Ph.D. in psychology from the Free University of Berlin in Germany.Andreas Wilke

Before coming to Clarkson, he worked as a predoctoral researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Human Development in Berlin and the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. His postdoctoral training included posts at the Center for Behavior, Evolution and Culture at the University of California, Los Angeles, and the Konrad Lorenz Institute for Evolution and Cognition Research, Altenberg, Austria. Most recently, he has been both research scientist and instructor at the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences at Indiana University.

His research interests include cognitive processing, judgment and decision-making and evolutionary approaches to human behavior.

He is the coauthor of more than a dozen published articles and has several more in various stages of preparation. He is a member of the Association for Psychological Science, the Cognitive Science Society, the Human Behavior and Evolution Society, the Society for Judgment and Decision-Making and the International Society for Human Ethology.

Clarkson University launches leaders into the global economy. One in six alumni already leads as a CEO, VP or equivalent senior executive of a company. Located just outside the Adirondack Park in Potsdam, N.Y., Clarkson is a nationally recognized research university for undergraduates with select graduate programs in signature areas of academic excellence directed toward the world’s pressing issues. Through 50 rigorous programs of study in engineering, business, arts, sciences and health sciences, the entire learning-living community spans boundaries across disciplines, nations and cultures to build powers of observation, challenge the status quo, and connect discovery and engineering innovation with enterprise.

[News directors and editors: For more information, contact Michael P. Griffin, director of News & Digital Content Services, at 315-268-6716 or mgriffin@clarkson.edu.]

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