Heidi Vuletich Receives 2019-20 P.E.O. Scholar Award

April 2, 2019

Heidi Vuletich, a graduate student in the Developmental and Social Psychology Programs, is a recipient of the 2019-2020 P.E.O. Scholar Award. The P.E.O. Scholar awards are one-time, competitive, merit-based awards intended to recognize and encourage academic excellence and achievement by … Continued

Taylor Thomas Awarded APA Division 41 Grant

March 5, 2019

Taylor Thomas, a graduate student in Developmental Psychology, is the recipient of the 2019-2020 American Psychological Association Division 41 grant. Division 41 is the American Psychology-Law Society (AP-LS) and works to advance the contributions of psychology to the understanding of … Continued

Dr. Kamilah Legette Awarded AERA-SRCD Early Career Fellowship

February 28, 2019

Dr. Kamilah Legette, a Postdoctoral Fellow in Developmental Psychology, has been awarded the 2019-2021 American Educational Research Association (AERA) and Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD) Early Career Research Fellowship in Middle Childhood Education and Development. This fellowship provides … Continued

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