Margarett McBride Named Frances Degen Horowitz Millenium Scholar

February 6, 2019

Margarett McBride, a graduate student in Developmental Psychology, was selected as a 2019 Frances Degen Horowitz Millennium Scholar by the Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD). The Frances Degen Horowitz Millennium Scholars Program (MSP) was developed as a vehicle … Continued

Distinguished Professorship Named in Honor of Dr. Peter Ornstein

January 23, 2019

Endowed professorships at Carolina are one of the highest honors bestowed upon a faculty member and a professorship recognizes a faculty member as an accomplished scholar and educator. Endowed professorships honor exceptional achievement through an honorary title and additional research … Continued

Dr. Eva Telzer Awarded Jacobs Foundation Research Fellowship

December 12, 2018

Dr. Eva Telzer, an Assistant Professor in Developmental Psychology, has been selected for a three-year 2019-2021 Jacobs Foundation Early Career Research Fellowship. Highly talented and innovative young scholars and mid-career researchers working on child and youth development advance their research … Continued

Taylor Thomas Selected to Receive 2018-19 Dashiell Startup Award

November 7, 2018

Taylor Thomas, graduate student in Developmental Psychology, is a recipient of a 2018-19 Dashiell Dissertation Startup Award. The Dashiell Dissertation Startup Award honors John Frederick Dashiell, founder of the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, and is intended to support scientific … Continued

Margarett McBride Awarded Black and Hooded Scholarship

September 26, 2018

Margarett McBride, a graduate student in Developmental Psychology, is the recipient of a Black and Hooded Scholarship award. The Black and Hooded Scholarship Fund seeks to promote academic excellence and degree attainment by creating an opportunity to alleviate financial burden … Continued

Taylor Thomas Receives SRCD Dissertation Funding Award

August 31, 2018

Taylor Thomas, a graduate student in Developmental Psychology, is a recipeint of the 2018 Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD) Dissertation Funding Award. Established in 2008 by SRCD and the Student and Early Career Council (SECC), up to ten … Continued

Meet Jed Elison, Class of 2011

April 17, 2018

Jed Elison, Ph.D. is a graduate of our Developmental Psychology program in the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience. He is now a McKnight Land-Grant Assistant Professor in the Institute of Child Development at the University of Minnesota. He also has … Continued