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

Heidi Vuletich Elected Vice Chair of SPSP Student Committee

March 27, 2018

Heidi Vuletich, graduate student in Developmental and Social Psychology, has been elected as Vice Chair of the 2018-19 Society for Personality and Social Psychology (SPSP) Student Committee. The SPSP Student Committee is a group of ten graduate and undergraduate students … Continued