Board of Trustees Emeritus Professor Jeffrey D. Fisher and brother/collaborator William Fisher win SPSP’s Applied Social-Personality Award

The work of our long-term colleague, Jeff Fisher and his close collaborator, William Fisher, has garnered a career award from the Society for Personality and Social Psychology for Applications for their work developing theory-based interventions for health-threat prevention behavior and why people may refuse help. Heartfelt congratulations!

American Psychological Association recognizes David A. Kenny

Distinguished Emeritus Professor Dave Kenny received the American Psychological Association’s award for Distinguished Scientific Contribution at the APA’s annual conference in August, 2019. Specifically, the citation reads: For his outstanding contributions to both theory and methods for studying social perception and behavior. Kenny’s work on person perception, under the general rubric of the “social relations […]

Kudos to Dr. Mary Crawford!

UConn emerita professor Mary Crawford was awarded the Carolyn Wood Sherif award from Div. 35 of APA in 2018. “The award is given to a senior individual based on sustained and substantial contributions to the field of the psychology of women as a scholar, teacher, mentor and leader.” How well deserved! You do us proud, […]

Intergroup team wins Klineberg award

A recent paper by recent intergroup lab alum Andrew L. Stewart (plus Felicia Pratto, Fouad Bou Zeineddine, Joseph Sweetman, Véronique Eicher, Laurent Licata, Davide Morselli, Rim Saab, Antonio Aiello, Xenia Chryssochoou, Aleksandra Cichocka, Atilla Cidam, Rob Foels, Benjamin Giguère, Li Liu, Francesca Prati, and Jacquelien van Stekelenburg ) entitled “International support for the Arab uprisings: […]

Kenny wins SPSP’s Methodological Innovation Award

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 […]