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2016 Lloyd Avant Scholar Award to Lori Sjolund, Ph.D.

It is with great pleasure we congratulate Dr. Lori Sjolund on her selection as the Department of Psychology’s 2016 Lloyd Avant Scholar! The Lloyd Avant Scholar Award was created to recognize a doctoral student in the Cognitive Psychology Program at Iowa State University whose accomplishments have advanced psychology either locally (through campus mentoring or teaching … Continue reading 2016 Lloyd Avant Scholar Award to Lori Sjolund, Ph.D.

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Alison Phillips named rising star by APS

Alison Phillips was selected as a Rising Star in the Association for Psychological Science (APS). The honor is awarded to “the best and the brightest of psychological science,” according to Sarah Brookhart, executive director for APS. Phillips was recognized for her early accomplishments in high-quality published works, her significant achievements in research, and the impact … Continue reading Alison Phillips named rising star by APS

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Sara Davis featured by Psychonomic Society in Chicago

Sara is featured as “The next generation” on the Psychonomic website! Sara was interviewed by Stephen Lewandowsky on her presentation: Retrieval Practice Can Eliminate Both the Cost and Benefit of Directed Forgetting What’s the punchline of your poster? What have we learned from it?Retrieval practice in some cases can have a more powerful effect on memory than motivation … Continue reading Sara Davis featured by Psychonomic Society in Chicago

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APA Student Science Award winner Stacy Ko

Iowa State University Psychology Graduate student, Stacey Ko is the 2015 recipient of the Student Science Award from American Psychological Association Division 17. The purpose of this award is to help defray the costs of conducting student research. This award will be presented at the SAS Awards Ceremony at the APA Convention in Toronto, Canada, August 7th at 2:00 PM (during the … Continue reading APA Student Science Award winner Stacy Ko

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2015 Awards & Recognition

On April 23, Psychology personnel were recognized  for their contributions Faculty Awards Shana Carpenter:  Kentner Fritz Junior Faculty Productivity Jason Chan:  Excellence in Communicating Psychology to the Public Kristi Costabile:  Early Career Teaching David Vogel:  Outstanding Faculty Member of the Year Rob West:  Faculty Excellence Alumni Award Amy Bradfield-Douglass:  Distinguished Alumnus Staff Award Vickie Galeazzi: … Continue reading 2015 Awards & Recognition

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Madon receives mid-career research award

We are very pleased to announce that Stephanie Madon was selected as a recipient of the LAS Mid-Career Research Award. The College typically only chooses 2-3 recipients each year for this award. Given the very high research productivity in LAS, this is a real honor. Please join us in congratulating Stephanie on this excellent accomplishment.

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Dr. Jason Chan receives 2015 SARMAC Early Career Award

Dr. Jason Chan, recipient of the 2015 SARMAC Early Career Award!  The Society for Applied Research in Memory and Cognition is an international society that hosts a high-quality biennial conference, and oversees the Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition.  Jason was selected from a very strong pool of nominees, and was recognized by the … Continue reading Dr. Jason Chan receives 2015 SARMAC Early Career Award