Tim Shipley is the Principal Investigator on a recently funded NSF project in the Science of Learning: Collaborative Networks Program. He will lead an interdisciplinary effort to develop new spatial learning principles by designing teaching tools that can be applied across classroom and field courses in the geosciences. The other members of the group include…
Tom Olino has received additional funding for his current R01-funded project examining minority stress theory as a possible additional mechanism in the development of depressive symptoms in youth.
Philip Kendall has been selected to receive this year’s Aaron T. Beck Award from the Academy of Cognitive Therapy. The Aaron T. Beck Award is an annual award that is presented to someone who has made “significant and enduring contributions to the field of cognitive therapy”.
Tom Olino has been appointed Associate Editor of Assessment, one of the top clinical assessment journals.
Kathryn Hirsh-Pasek discussed her new book, Becoming Brilliant: What Science Tells Us About Raining Successful Children, on NPR (National Public Radio).
Temple Newsroom featured the local chapter of Psi Chi in a recent article. https://liberalarts.temple.edu/about-us/newsroom/psychology-department-recognized-international-honor-society
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Peter Marshall was recently elected Chair of the Department of Psychology. Dr. Marshall’s term as Chair began on July 1.
The National Board of Directors of Psi Chi have selected the Temple University Psi Chi Chapter as recipients of the 2015-16 Ruth Hubbard Cousins Chapter Award. This award is to reflect excellent programming and service, pronouncing Temple’s chapter as a model chapter for the nation. Psi Chi will award our Psi Chi chapter with a $4,700…
Liz Steinberg, Deborah Drabick’s student, accepted a position as Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science’s and Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine. Her clinical title will be Transplant Psychologist.
Kareem Johnson was awarded the Best Honors Professor for 2016.