Professor Mike Ashton, Department of Psychology, has recently won the Chancellor's Chair for Research Excellence, 2007.
This Brock award
recognizes individuals who demonstrate excellence in their scholarly research and creative abilities, and have made exceptional contributions to the advancement of their field.
Professor Ashton is a social psychologist specializing in personality variations.
research will examine the political views that may be related to certain dimensions of personality and explore the possibility of predicting ethical decisions based on those traits.