Meet Rasika Rao, Class of 2020

February 13, 2019

Meet Rasika Rao, a Junior Neuroscience and Psychology double major. She is currently working on a research project in Dr. Mohanish Deshmukh’s Neurobiology Laboratory as part of PSYC 395. Dr. Deshmukh and his research team explore how cells regulate their … Continued

19 Instructors Receive Fall 2018 Undergraduate Teaching Commendations

January 31, 2019

Congratulations to the following instructors for garnering a Departmental Undergraduate Teaching Commendation for Fall 2018! Steve Buzinski, Teaching Associate Professor Vicki Chanon, Teaching Assistant Professor Shauna Cooper, Associate Professor of Developmental Psychology Oscar Gonzalez, Assistant Professor of Quantitative Psychology Amelia … Continued

Holly Shablack Awarded Tanner Award for Excellence

January 31, 2019

Holly Shablack, a graduate student in Social Psychology, is a recipient of the 2019 University Teaching Award – the Tanner Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching by Graduate Teaching Assistants. The Tanner Award for Excellence by Graduate Teaching Assistants was … Continued

Dr. Marsha Penner Awarded Tanner Award for Excellence

January 31, 2019

Dr. Marsha Penner, a Teaching Assistant Professor in Psychology and Neuroscience, is a recipient of the 2019 University Teaching Award – the Tanner Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching. The Tanner Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching were created in … Continued

Dr. Enrique Neblett Named to UNC Faculty Advisory Committee

January 28, 2019

Dr. Enrique Neblett, an Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology, will serve on a Faculty Advisory Committee on the Confederate Statute for the UNC Office of Faculty Governance. The creation of the new faculty advisory committee is to be included by … 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