Research interests:
  Moral psychology – motivation, personality, and identity.

Walker, L. J. (2016).  The moral character of heroes.  In S. T. Allison, G. R. Goethals, & R. M. Kramer (Eds.), Handbook of heroism and heroic leadership.  New York: Routledge.

Walker, L. J., & Frimer, J. A. (2015).  Developmental trajectories of agency and communion in moral motivation.  Merrill-Palmer Quarterly, 61, 412-439.

Walker, L. J. (2014).  Moral personality, motivation, and identity.  In M. Killen & J. G. Smetana (Eds.), Handbook of moral development (2nd ed., pp. 497-519).  New York: Psychology Press.

Walker, L. J. (2013).  Exemplars’ moral behavior is self-regarding.  New Directions for Child and Adolescent Development, 142, 27-40.

Dunlop, W. L., Walker, L. J., & Matsuba, M. K. (2013).  The development of moral motivation across the adult lifespan.  European Journal of Developmental Psychology, 10, 285-300.

Frimer, J. A., Walker, L. J., Lee, B. H., Riches, A., & Dunlop, W. L. (2012).  Hierarchical integration of agency and communion: A study of influential moral figures.  Journal of Personality, 80, 1117-1145.

Winter 2017

PSYC349 Honours Seminar Sections

Orientation to psychological research, with special emphasis on ongoing research within the department; effective presentation of research findings, oral and written; critical evaluation of research. Requires a research project.

Winter 2017

PSYC449 Honours Seminar and Essay Sections

Students carry out a research project and report on its development during seminars. Students also discuss research by Departmental staff, with emphasis on choice of problems, research design and data analysis.