2013 Department News
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M. E. Panero received Honorable Mention for her first authored poster displayed at the International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation (ISSTD) annual conference. The research presented looked at dissociation and cortisol response during the Stressful Event Speech (SES).
Lily Tsoi receives a Graduate Student Travel Award from the Society of Personality and Social Psychology (SPSP), which comes with a $500 travel stipend. Out of 607 applications, 13% were selected for awards. Posted 10/4/13.
Sherri Widen, Ph.D. 2005, former student of James Russell and research associate in the Emotion Development Lab, has accepted an Associate Research Scientist position in the Center for Emotional Intelligence in the Department of Psychology at Yale University.
Elizabeth Kensinger has won the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Faculty Teaching/Mentoring Award for her outstanding graduate teaching and for her dedicated mentoring of doctoral students.
Jess Karanian received the Most Outstanding Graduate Poster Presentation at the NEURON Conference.
Angelina Hawley-Dolan (Arts and Mind Lab) and Brendan Murray (Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Lab) successfully defended their graudate dissertations in March 2013.
Jennifer Drake, Ph.D. 2012, former student of Ellen Winner, accepts a tenure track Assistant Professorship in the Department of Psychology at Brooklyn College, The City University of New York.