Dr. Dionne P. Stephens was presented with the National Faculty Mentor of the Year Awards at the nation’s largest gathering of underrepresented minority Ph.D. students and faculty.
Three Cog Neuro graduate students, Emily Boeving (primary mentor: Angela Laird), Jessica Flannery (primary mentor: Matthew Sutherland) and Taylor Salo (primary mentor: Angela Laird) were awarded competitive Merit Abstract Awards from the Organization for Human Brain Mapping (OHBM).
Mileini Campez, CSCAP doctoral student with Dr. Joe Raiker, recently received a 2017 Diversity Grant of the Psychological Science Research Grant. The grant will be used to fund a joint research project with Kelcey Little, also a doctoral student with Dr. Raiker. The study is on the potential buffering effect of bilingualism on executive function deficits in ADHD. Congratulations to Mileini, Kelcey, and Dr. Raiker!
Please click the link above to view the 2015-2016 FIU Psychology Newsletter highlighting developments in the department.
Mike Meinzer, one of Clinical Psychology Ph.D. graduates, has been named a recipient of the 2016 Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD) Young Scientist Research Award. The award recognizes researchers new to the ADHD field who are making contributions to the understanding of ADHD.
Congratulations to the Clinical Science Program. We are now accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association.
A team of researchers, including FIU legal psychologist Nadja Schreiber Compo, are the first to study blind interviewing through observation, a technique contrary to what is recommended by the National Institute of Justice.
Please join us in congratulating our students, winners of the Graduate Scholarly Forum, Stephanie Diez, Starlie Belnap, and Nicole Barroso.
This serves as a friendly reminder that if you wish to walk in your graduation ceremony, you must register for Summer 2014 Commencement no later than July 13.
Congratulations! Alan Meca, who just recently became Dr. Alan Meca after successfully defending his doctoral dissertation, has just won the UGS Provost Award for Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant