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Oluwatamilore Kolawole Selected for Donald T. Lysle Service Award

March 1, 2023

The Department of Psychology and Neuroscience is extremely pleased to recognize Oluwatamilore Kolawole, who has made persistent and consistent efforts to better the lives of individuals of vulnerable populations, especially women and Black and Brown individuals. She serves in numerous … Read more

Dr. Samantha Meltzer-Brody to Speak at 2023 Cowan Lecture

February 22, 2023

The 2023 7th Annual Ann Rankin Cowan Lecture, made possible and sponsored by Ann Rankin Cowan and the Cowan Family Foundation, features Dr. Samantha Meltzer-Brody, chair of the UNC Department of Psychiatry. Her talk is titled, “Disruptive Innovation in Research … Read more

Maku Orleans-Pobee Named 2023 Community Engaged Scholar Fellow

February 17, 2023

Maku Orleans-Pobee, a Clinical Psychology graduate student, has been selected for the 2023 Community Engagement Fellowship program by the UNC Carolina Center for Public Service. The Community Engagement Fellowship program awards a maximum of eight fellowships of up to $2,500 … Read more

Esmeralda Navarro and Yolanda Yang Selected as 2023 LEAD Fellows

February 17, 2023

Esmeralda Navarro and Yolanda Yang, Clinical Psychology graduate students, were selected as 2023 Leadership Education to Advance Diversity (LEAD) Institute Fellows by the Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, Division 53, American Psychological Association. The goal of the SCCAP … Read more

Dr. Barbara Fredrickson Named 2022 AAAS Fellow

February 7, 2023

Dr. Barbara Fredrickson, Kenan Distinguished Professor of Social Psychology, was named a 2022 American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Fellow. The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the world’s largest general scientific society and publisher of … Read more

Meet Esther Son, Class of 2022

October 27, 2021

Meet Esther Son, a senior Neuroscience major with a Spanish for the Medical Professions minor and a Chemistry Minor. She works in the Linnstaedt Lab with Dr. Sarah Linnstaedt. Tell us about your research. The Linnstaedt Lab, as part of … Read more

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 … Read more