Graduate student Jennie Pellowski received the Graduate Student Research Award from APA’s Div. 38 (Health Psychology) to help fund her dissertation on increasing treatment adherence for people living with HIV who have limited health literacy.
Graduate student Nadya Soto received an honorable mention in the competition for the Ford Foundation graduate fellowship.
Program affiliate Bert Hodges and alumnus Ben Meagher published: Hodges, B. H., Meagher, B. R., Norton, D. J., McBain, R., & Sroubek, A. (2014). Speaking from ignorance: Not agreeing with others we believe are correct. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 106, 218-234. doi: 10.1037/a0034662.
Program affiliate Bert Hodges hosted the conference and graduate student workshop: Finding Common Ground: Social, Ecological, and Cognitive Perspectives on Language Use, along with Carol Fowler, June 12-14, 2014 at University of Connecticut.
David A. Kenny awarded 2012 Distinguished Scientist Award from the Society for Experimental Social Psychology!
David A. Kenny awarded inaugural (2012) Methodological Innovation Award from the Society for Personality and Social Psychology! The citation reads as follows: David Kenny is a giant among methodologists in psychology. His record of methodological innovation within social and personality psychology is unparalleled. His influential early article on mediation was followed by many other contributions. Widely […]
Program alumna Tessa West (now at NYU) and David A. Kenny were awarded 2012 Society for Personality and Social Psychology Theoretical Innovation Prize for their paper published in 2011 in Psychological Review.
Program alumna I-Ching Lee and faculty members Felicia Pratto and Blair T. Johnson are co-winners of the Gordon Allport Intergroup Relations Prize from SPSSI for best paper on intergroup relations! This paper was published in Psychological Bulletin in 2011.
Blair T. Johnson receives the 2013 College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS) Excellence in Research Award in the Behavioral and LIfe Sciences Division! The award is given every 2 years and reflects research conducted over the preceding 5 years.
The David A. Kenny Festschrift took place Friday, July 26, 2013, gathering numerous students who had worked with Prof. Kenny as well as scholars allied with him. (See details here.)