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21 Undergraduates Inducted into Phi Beta Kappa

September 27, 2021

21 of our Psychology and Neuroscience undergraduates are Fall 2021 initiates of the Alpha of North Carolina Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. Phi Beta Kappa is one of the oldest and most distinguished of all collegiate honorary societies. Membership is … 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

Drs. Keith Payne and Patrick Curran Awarded NSF Grant

September 3, 2021

Dr. Keith Payne, Professor of Social Psychology, and Dr. Patrick Curran, Professor of Quantitative Psychology, are the recipients of a 2021 National Science Foundation Grant. The National Science Foundation is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950 “to … Continued

Dr. Paschal Sheeran Awarded National Cancer Institute Grant

September 2, 2021

Dr. Paschal Sheeran, Professor of Social Psychology, is the recipient of a 2021 National Cancer Institute R01 grant. The Research Project Grant (R01) is the original and historically oldest grant mechanism used by National Institutes of Health (NIH). The R01 … Continued

Dr. Sara Algoe Awarded John Templeton Foundation Grant

August 24, 2021

Dr. Sara Algoe, Associate Professor of Social Psychology, is the recipient of a 2021 John Templeton Foundation grant. The John Templeton Foundation offers grants in support of research and public engagement in major funding areas. They invest in bold ideas … 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