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Dr. Kate Reissner Awarded National Institute on Drug Abuse Grant

April 13, 2021

Dr. Kathryn Reissner, an Associate Professor of Behavioral and Integrative Neuroscience, is the recipient of a 2021 R21 grant by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The National Institute on Drug Abuse R21 Exploratory/Developmental Grant program supports exploratory and high-risk … Continued

Dr. Rachel Penton Receives COIL Curriculum Development Award

April 6, 2021

Dr. Rachel Penton, Teaching Assistant Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, was selected for a 2021 UNC Curriculum Development Awards for Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL). The Curriculum Development Awards is one approach for faculty members to develop global education opportunities … Continued

Ben Weinberg Selected for Donald T. Lysle Service Award

April 1, 2021

Ben Weinberg, a Senior Psychology B.S. major, was selected for the 2021 Donald T. Lysle Service Award. The Donald T. Lysle Award recognizes an undergraduate student majoring in either psychology or neuroscience who has made exemplary service contributions. This award … Continued

Amanda Wylie Awarded UNC CPC Predoctoral Traineeship

March 25, 2021

Amanda Wylie, a graduate student in Developmental Psychology, is the recipient of a 2021-22 UNC Carolina Population Center (CPC) Predoctoral Traineeship. Trainees are supported by funds from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) … Continued

Margarett McBride Awarded Community Engagement Fellowship

March 25, 2021

Margarett McBride, a graduate student in Developmental Psychology, is the recipient of a 2021 Carolina Center for Public Service Community Engagement Fellowship. The Community Engagement Fellowship program awards a maximum of eight fellowships of up to $2,000 each year to … Continued

Adrienne Bonar Awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

March 23, 2021

Adrienne Bonar, a graduate student in Social Psychology, recently received a National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Award. The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship recognizes outstanding graduate students in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields. NSF fellows receive three … Continued

Danica Wilbanks Awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

March 23, 2021

Danica Wilbanks, an incoming graduate student in Social Psychology, recently received a National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Award. The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship recognizes outstanding graduate students in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields. NSF fellows receive … Continued

Marketa Burnett Awarded Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship

March 23, 2021

Marketa Burnett, a graduate student in Developmental Psychology, is the recipient of a 2021 Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship. Ford Foundation awards dissertation fellowships to individuals who have demonstrated superior academic achievement, are committed to a career in teaching and research … Continued

Dr. Rachel Penton Named HITS Case Fellow

March 23, 2021

Dr. Rachel Penton, Teaching Assistant Professor, was named a High-throughput Discovery Science & Inquiry-based Case Studies for Today’s Students (HITS) Case Fellow. The HITS network has the goal of training researchers and educators in data analysis and current trends in … Continued