Minnesota Undergraduate Psychology Conference 2009

The 44th annual MUPC (Minnesota Undergraduate Psychology Conference) was held on Saturday April 18th, 2009 on the campus of the College of Saint Benedict in Saint Joseph, MN. The one day annual conference worked to promote undergraduate research in the field of psychology. The conference featured oral and poster presentations of undergraduate research. In addition to poster and oral presentations from undergrad students, MUPC 2009 also featured a keynote address by Dr. Laura A. King, Professor of Psychology at the University of Missouri, Columbia. Dr. King conducts and has interest in research on emotion, health, motivation / goal setting, personality and the self / identity. Registration is free and open to the psychology community

Attending MUPC this year provided students with an exceptional experience to present your research and discover the different types of research topics being studied by students at other colleges/universities in Minnesota and neighboring states.

Dr. Laura A. King

Institution
University of Missouri, Columbia
Current Position
Professor
Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Personality from University of California, Davis, 1991
Research Interests
Emotion
Health
Motivation/Goal Setting
Personality
Self/Identity
Courses Taught
Goals, Mood, and Health
Graduate Seminar in Personality
Introduction to Personality
Introductory Psychology
Personality Psychology
Personality and Social Development
The Psychology of Character