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  • January 2017

    Awards & Accomplishments

    Professor Mark Snyder, McKnight Presidential Chair in Psychology, and his research on self-monitoring and social chameleons are featured in the article "Catch Us If You Can" in the online science magazine "Nautilus".  Here is a link to the article.

    Professor Richard Lee will serve as Chair-Elect from 2017-2019 and then serve as Chair of the Society for Research on Child Development Asian Caucus from 2019-2021. Professor Lee is one of the ten founding members of the Caucus which began in 2005 and was formally launched as part of SRCD in 2007.

    Professor Richard Lee was also part of a CLA-MPR panel discussion on ways to move beyond stigma in mental health with MPR News host Tom Weber. The dicussion can be listened to here.

    Professor Angus MacDonald, faculty in CSPR, PIB/BP and CAB, begins this month (January) as the Incoming Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Abnormal Psychology. The Journal is APA’s flagship for psychopathology research. Professor MacDonald will have overall responsibility for the editorial board and the direction of the journal during this momentous time for psychopathology.

    Mary Panos (Social Psychology Doctoral Student) was named a 2016 recipient of a 2016 APA Dissertation Research Award.

    Jillian Fish (Counseling Psychology Doctoral Student) was an honoree at the American Indian Student Cultural Center's annual Honoring American Indian Women's Reception for her outstanding work in Native American communities.

    January 3rd, 2017

Chair's Office

Monica Luciana
N210 EltH - 625-7873

Moin Syed
Interim Associate Chair
N567 EltH - 625-9501

Jonathan Gewirtz
Associate Chair
S245 EltH - 625-6653

Guillermo De Paz
N210 EltH - 625-7852

Missy Jones
Principal Office & Administrative Specialist
S248 EltH - 626-3171

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