Clinical Psychology Internships 2016-2017

Monday, February 22, 2016
The Clinical Psychology Program is pleased to announce our doctoral student internship sites for academic year 2016 – 2017.   The stress of “Match Day” is over!  This year, P&N had a 100% match in clinical psychology internships. Congratulations to the following... Read More »

2015 P&N Year in Review

Tuesday, December 22, 2015
In 2015,  members of the P&N community made news headlines on a weekly basis, including everything from groundbreaking research studies, news editorials, and numerous awards and honors. Here is a month-by-month glance at 2015. January Courtnea Rainey on goal-setting on the... Read More »

Martha Berg wins Jerome S. Bruner Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research

Friday, December 4, 2015
The Psychology and Neuroscience department is pleased to announce that Martha Berg is the inaugural winner of the Jerome S. Bruner Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research. Dr. Bruner is an eminent psychologist who did his undergraduate work at Duke, graduating in 1937.  His work was... Read More »

Spotlight on Undergraduate Education

Tuesday, November 3, 2015
Given that now is the time of year when students are declaring majors and choosing courses for Spring term, we want to highlight some of the people crucial to the Psychology Major. Pictured above, from left to right are Dr. Angie Vieth (Associate Director of Undergraduate Studies and Visiting... Read More »

Dodge elected to National Academy of Medicine

Monday, October 19, 2015
Congratulations to Kenneth A. Dodge, who has been elected to the National Academy of Medicine: Dodge is the William McDougall Professor in the Sanford School of Public Policy and Psychology & Neuroscience.  He... Read More »

Mike Tomasello wins APA's 2015 Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award

Sunday, October 18, 2015
Congratulations to Professor Mike Tomasello, who has won the American Psychological Association's 2015 Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award. This award is APA's highest research award. Past recipients have included names like  Wolfgang Koehler, Jerome Bruner, and Jean Piaget.... Read More »

Mark Leary co-recipient of the 2015 Scientific Impact Award from the Society for Experimental Social Psychology

Thursday, October 8, 2015
Dr. Mark Leary, Garonzik Family Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, was co-recipient of the 2015 Scientific Impact  Award from the Society for Experimental Social Psychology.  The Scientific Impact Award recognizes a specific article in social psychology that has proven particularly... Read More »

Roberto Cabeza appointed new director of Center for Cognitive Neuroscience (CCN)

Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Congratulations to P&N Professor Roberto Cabeza, who has been appointed director of the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience. Read all about it on The Duke Institute for Brain Science's website:

P&N establishes new award for Duke Undergraduates

Friday, September 25, 2015
The Jerome S. Bruner Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research will recognize an undergraduate in their senior year at Duke for his/her excellence in research activities, intellectual curiosity, and future potential for scholarly activity. Eligible applicants will be engaged in research,... Read More »

Duke selected as best U.S. college for a major in psychology

Friday, August 21, 2015
Duke University has been selected as the top college in the nation for a major in psychology by USA Today. Duke also tops the national list with the highest mid-career salary for graduates who majored in psychology: Read More »