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Dr. Margaret Sheridan Named APS Fellow

October 19, 2021

Dr. Margaret Sheridan, Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology and Developmental Psychology, has been named a 2021 Association for Psychological Science (APS) Fellow. Fellow status is awarded to APS members who have made sustained outstanding contributions to the science of psychology … Continued

Dr. Shauna Cooper Selected for APA Excellence in Mentoring Award

September 7, 2021

Dr. Shauna Cooper, Associate Professor of Developmental Psychology, is the 2021 recipient of the American Psychological Association (APA) Division 35’s Foremothers Career Excellence in Mentoring Award. Division 35 members of the APA are actively involved in many, diverse areas of … Continued

Nicolas Murgueitio Elected to ASN Global Nutrition Council

August 23, 2021

Jose Nicolas Murgueitio, graduate student in Developmental Psychology, has been elected as Student Representative to the American Society for Nutrition (ASN)’s Global Nutrition Council. The Global Nutrition Council serves ASN members with basic and applied research interests in all aspects … Continued

Jose Nicolas Murgueitio Meneses Awarded ASN Nutrition Scholarship

June 1, 2021

Jose Nicolas Murgueito Meneses, an incoming graduate student in Developmental Psychology, is the recipient of an American Society for Nutrition (ASN) 2021 Nutrition Scholarship for Underrepresented Racial and Ethnic Groups. ASN builds upon strengths in the areas of nutrition science-based … Continued

Seh-Joo Kwon Selected for Davenport Diversity in Research Award

May 11, 2021

Seh-Joo Kwon, a graduate student in Developmental Psychology, is the recipient of the 2020-21 Ernest C. Davenport Award for Outstanding Psychological Research by a Student Who Enhances Diversity. The purpose of the Ernest C. Davenport Award for Outstanding Psychological Research … Continued

Janae Shaheed Receives Gray-Little Diversity in Research Award

May 11, 2021

Janae Shaheed, a graduate student in Development Psychology, has received the 2020-21 Bernadette Gray-Little Award for Diversity Enhancement in Psychological Research. The purpose of the Bernadette Gray-Little Awards for Diversity Enhancement in Psychological Research is to encourage and honor students … Continued

Marketa Burnett Awarded AERA Minority Dissertation Fellowship

April 30, 2021

Marketa Burnett, graduate student in Developmental Psychology, is the recipient of a 2021 American Educational Research Association Minority Dissertation Fellowship. The American Educational Research Association (AERA) Council in 1991 established the AERA Minority Dissertation Fellowship in Education Research to enhance … Continued

Tiffany Foster Awarded a Baughman Dissertation Research Award

April 26, 2021

Tiffany Foster, a graduate student in Developmental Psychology, is the recipient of a 2021 Baughman Dissertation Research Award. The Department of Psychology and Neuroscience at UNC offers the Earl and Barbara Baughman Dissertation Research Award annually to 2-3 top researchers … Continued