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Katie McLaughlin

Katie McLaughlin Awarded Prestigious MERIT Award from NIMH

February 12, 2020
MERIT Awards are nominated and awarded by NIH and “provide long-term, stable support to investigators whose research competence and productivity are distinctly superior and who are likely to continue to perform in an outstanding manner.”
Susan Carey

Susan Carey awarded the National Academy of Sciences 2020 Atkinson Prize in Psychological and Cognitive Sciences

January 22, 2020

Carey’s research examines the fundamental question of how humans construct knowledge through processes such as face processing, social cognition, numerical representation, word learning, counting, and explanation. Her studies in all of these areas...

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Tessa Charlesworth

Grad Student Tessa Charlesworth selected as 2020 Harvard Horizons Scholar

January 22, 2020
Congratulations to grad student, Tessa Charlesworth, for being selected as a 2020 Harvard Horizons Scholar
Harvard Horizons Scholars are PhD candidates chosen for their outstanding research to receive in-depth, personalized mentoring designed to enhance their presentation skills. The program culminates in a campus-wide Harvard Horizons Symposium, which will...
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Sidanius

Sidanius Wins The Society of Experimental Social Psychology’s Scientific Impact Award

June 13, 2019

Professor James Sidanius and colleagues have won The Society of Experimental Social Psychology’s Scientific Impact Award for their 1994 paper in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology paper titled Social dominance orientation: A personality variable predicting social and political attitudes.

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Konkle

Talia Konkle Wins VSS Young Investigator Award

March 27, 2019

Assistant Professor Talia Konkle is the winner of the Vision Sciences Society's 2019 Young Investigator Award.  The Young Investigator Award is an award given to an early stage researcher who has already made a significant contribution to their field. The award is sponsored by Elsevier, and the awardee is invited to submit a review paper to Vision Research highlighting this contribution.

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