Social Science Hour
Matthew Facciani interviews a variety of people who are doing amazing work in science!
info_outline Psychological Science and Preying on Predatory Journals 03/29/2019
Psychological Science and Preying on Predatory Journals Clinical psychologist Dr. Caleb Lack joins Matthew to chat about his journey into psychology, his innovative teaching methods, and his research on topics from evidence-based psychotherapy to the link between religiosity and intelligence. Dr. Lack also shares his story of dealing with a predatory academic journal! Dr. Lack's website: Secular Therapy Project: Dr. Lack's story of preying on a predatory journal:
info_outline Fighting Against Infectious Disease And Misinformation 02/23/2019
Fighting Against Infectious Disease And Misinformation Dr. Tara Smith joins Matthew to chat about her research on infectious diseases and her science communication efforts. We discuss her work on zoonotic diseases, the challenges of science outreach, and even the science of zombies! Follow Dr. Smith on Twitter: Dr. Smith's website:
info_outline Sharing Science With Religious Communities 01/20/2019
Sharing Science With Religious Communities Dr. Andy Walsh joins Matthew where they first chat about how Andy uses science to help promote public health. Then they discuss Andy's new book and his experiences sharing scientific knowledge to different religious communities.