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Van Liceralde Selected for Psychonomic Society Travel Award

July 25, 2017

Van Liceralde, a graduate student in Cognitive Psychology, is the recipient of a 2017 Psychonomic Society J. Frank Yates Student Travel Award. Each year, the Psychonomic Society awards five J. Frank Yates Student Travel Awards tograduate student members of the … Continued

S. Adam Smith Selected for Tanner Award for Excellence

December 19, 2016

S. Adam Smith, a graduate student in Cognitive Psychology, is the recipient of the 2017 Tanner Teaching Assistants Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching. The Tanner Awards were created in 1952 to recognize excellence in inspirational teaching of undergraduate students. … Continued

S. Adam Smith Named 2017 UNC Future Faculty Fellow

December 19, 2016

S. Adam Smith, a graduate student in Cognitive Psychology, is a Spring 2017 Future Faculty Fellow. The Future Faculty Fellowship Program (FFFP) is a UNC Center for Faculty Excellence graduate student initiative. FFFP is a semester-long program that introduces graduate … Continued

Dr. Jessica Cohen Awarded National Institutes of Health Grant

October 7, 2016

Dr. Jessica Cohen, an Assistant Professor of Cognitive Psychology, is the recipient of a 2016 National Institutes of Health R61/R33 subcontract grant with the Kennedy Krieger Institute. The Exploratory/Developmental Grant (R61) provides support for the first phase of an award … Continued

5 Cognitive Graduate Students Receive 2015 Dashiell Travel Awards

November 24, 2015

5 graduate students in the Cognitive Psychology Graduate Program were selected to receive a 2015 Dashiell Student Travel Award. Generous donor support to the Dashiell Research Fund allows our departmental graduate programs to support graduate student travel to conferences. Congratulations … Continued

Chris Foster Receives a Dashiell Dissertation Startup Award

October 13, 2015

Chris Foster, a graduate student in Cognitive Psychology, is the 2015-16 recipient of a 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 … Continued

Patrick Powell Selected for Baughman Dissertation Award

September 17, 2015

Patrick Powell, a graduate student in Cognitive Psychology, is the recipient of the 2015 Baughman Dissertation Research Award. The purpose of this award is to promote and support innovative dissertation research in our department. Patrick’s research examines age-related changes in … Continued

Dr. Peter Gordon Selected for Cattell Award

July 2, 2015

Dr. Peter Gordon, a Professor of Cognitive Psychology, is the recipient of the 2015 James McKeen Cattell Award. The Cattell Award provides funds to psychologists to supplement the regular sabbatical allowances provided by home institutions. The Cattell Award will fund … Continued