11 Undergraduates Inducted into Phi Beta Kappa

March 9, 2018

11 of our Psychology and Neuroscience undergraduates are Spring 2018 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

Chelsea Schein Selected for SPSP Heritage Dissertation Award

March 8, 2018

Chelsea Schein, a graduate student in Social Psychology, is the 2018 recipient of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology’s Heritage Dissertation Research Award. Each year, the Foundation for Personality and Social Psychology awards six grants of $1,000 each. At … Continued

Ronald Kim Selected for National Institutes of Health Fellowship

March 8, 2018

Ronald Kim, a graduate student in Behavioral and Integrative Neuroscience, is the recipient of a 2018 National Institutes of Health F31 Predoctoral Fellowship. The NIH Predoctoral Fellowship is awarded to graduate students with supervised research training in specified health and … Continued

Dr. Donald Baucom and Dr. Melanie Fischer Awarded a NIMH Grant

March 8, 2018

Dr. Donald Baucom, a Richard Lee Simpson Distinguished Professor of Clinical Psychology, and Dr. Melanie Fischer, a Postdoctoral Fellow in Clinical Psychology, are the recipients of a National Institute of Mental Health R03 Grant. The National Institute of Mental Health … Continued

Henry Willis Receives UNC IAAR Graduate Student Summer Research Grant

February 27, 2018

Henry Willis, a graduate student in Clinical Psychology, is the 2018 recipient of the UNC Institute of African American Research (IAAR) Graduate Student Summer Research Grant. Graduate Student Summer Research Grants provides funding to masters, predoctoral and professional graduate students … Continued

Chelsea Schein Awarded the 2018 Frank Prize

February 14, 2018

Chelsea Schein, a graduate student in social psychology, is the recipient of the 2018 $10,000 Frank Research in Public Communications Prize for her peer-reviewed academic research that informs the growing discipline of public interest communications. The $10,000 prize is sponsored … Continued

Remembered: Dr. Barclay “Bob” Martin, 1923-2018

February 5, 2018

On February 2, 2018, Professor Emeritus Barclay “Bob” Martin passed away at age 94. He was a long-standing member of the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, joining the Department as a Full Professor of Clinical Psychology in 1972 and retiring … Continued

Holly Shablack Named UNC Dean’s Graduate Fellow

February 2, 2018

Holly Shablack, a graduate student in Social Psychology, has been selected as a Dean’s Graduate Fellow in the College of Arts and Sciences for the 2018-19 academic year. This fellowship is made possible by a generous gift from an anonymous … Continued