Vanessa Troiani, Ingrid Olson’s postdoc, was just awarded an NIH F31 grant. The tenure of this grant will be short because she also just accepted a position as an assistant professor at the Geisinger-Bucknell Autism and Developmental Medicine Center.
Psychology Doctoral Candidate, Steven Simmons (a student of Dr. Thomas Gould) has been selected to attend the Prestigious 64th Lindau Nobel Laureate meeting in Germany.
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Steven Simmons is also highlighted in Temple Times:
Eric Schlesinger received his BA in Psychology from Temple University in 1973. While an undergraduate, he was a Resident Assistant in the dorms for two years, and was introduced to the profession of college student development. Eric earned an MS in Counseling & Personnel Services from SUNY Albany, and began his career as the Assistant Director of…
Dr. Richard Heimberg has won the American Psychological Association’s Toy Caldwell-Colbert Award for Distinguished Educator in Clinical Psychology. A presentation will be made honoring awardees during Division 12’s program at the 2014 APA Convention in Washington, DC.
Only a small number of William T. Grant Scholars are selected every year, and each receives $350,000 distributed over a five-year period. Joanna Lee Williams is Assistant Professor in the Curry School of Education at the University of Virginia and is a graduate of the Developmental Program. Her doctoral advisor was Laurence Steinberg. Click here…
Nora Newcombe’s research on episodic memory in young children was recently highlighted by TU News. For more information see:
Dr.Jason Chein and his student Gail Rosenbaum have been awarded seed funding for their project ” Risky Behavior in Adolescents–Mechanisms and Policy Implications”. The funding is from the FOX School of Business through the Young Scholars Interdisciplinary Forum, and the research is being done in collaboration with Dr. Vinod Venkatraman.
Courtney L. Benjamin, PhD, Currently in the Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, and a recent graduate of the clinical program (Advisor Dr. Phillip C. Kendall), was awarded an F32 postdoctoral fellowship. The 3-year project is entitled “Team Functioning in School Mental Health Implementing CBT”.
Jessica Hamilton and Liza Rubenstein (both students of Dr. Lauren Alloy) have won Emerging Scholar Travel Awards from the Society for Research in Adolescence.
Richard Liu (2011 Temple PhD, Dr. Lauren Alloy’s student) has just been awarded an NIMH R01 grant entitled “Life Stress, Impulsivity, and Adolescent Suicidal Behavior”. Richard has been hired as Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the Alpert Medical School of Brown University.