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Natasha Parikh Receives Dean's Award for Excellence in Teaching

Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Congratulations to P&N Ph.D. student Natasha Parikh, recipient of the 2019 Dean's Award for Excellence in Teaching. The review committee of deans, graduate faculty, staff, and graduate students chose Parikh and three other graduate students who best exemplify the characteristics of effective... Read More »
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Reflections: Boston University Conference for Language Development (BUCLD)

Thursday, December 20, 2018
Members of P&N's Bergelson Lab, led by Dr. Elika Bergelson, recently attended the 43rd annual Boston University Conference for Language Development (BUCLD.) Undergraduate RAs Sarah Yang and Katya Khlystova were supported by travel awards from the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience... Read More »
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P&N Person of the Week: Dalina Mayes

Tuesday, December 11, 2018
P&N has a new staff assistant in Soc-Psych 017B, Dalina Mayes, who started working in the department on November 19th. At Duke, Ms. Mayes will be providing support for both Psychology and Neuroscience majors by managing numerous processes relevant to undergraduate research. Ms. Mayes grew up... Read More »

Elika Bergelson Receives DIBS Research Incubator Award

Monday, December 10, 2018
Congratulations to P&N's Elika Bergelson for receiving a 2018-2019 Research Incubator Award from the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences. The awards provide seed funding to support collaborative brain science research for projects of exceptional innovation and broad significance to the field... Read More »
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Alisa Bedrov Receives 2018-2019 Jerome S. Bruner Award

Friday, November 16, 2018
The Duke Department of Psychology & Neuroscience is pleased to announce that  Duke senior Alisa Bedrov is this year's winner of the Jerome S. Bruner Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research. A double major in Psychology and Russian, Bedrov is in the process of applying to PhD... Read More »
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Bilbo, Bergelson Receive Bass Connections Professorships

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Congratulations to P&N's Staci Bilbo and Elika Bergelson, who have received Bass Connections professorships. They are among seven Duke professors across three Duke schools receiving these named professorships. Bass Connections professorships recognize faculty whose scholarship and teaching... Read More »

P&N Person of the Week: John Blackshear

Monday, November 5, 2018
The Prince of Duke, Psychological Past and Present​ John Blackshear lives on East Campus as a Faculty in Residence in Trinity Dorm, photo by Chen John Blackshear burst into the emergency room and yelled that he was having a heart attack. It wasn’t the first time this happened. The... Read More »
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Society of Southeastern Social Psychologists Conference Reflections

Monday, November 5, 2018
The Duke Identity and Diversity Lab, led by Dr. Sarah Gaither, had an amazing showing with other Duke P&N members at the Society of Southeastern Social Psychologist Conference this year. Their day started off with lab manager Joshua Perlin's first ever data blitz talk on prosocial... Read More »
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P&N Graduate Students and Postdocs Receive Research Seed Grants

Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Psychology & Neuroscience is proud to announce the inaugural winners of the Graduate / Postdoctoral research awards. These students and fellows each received awards of up to $5,000 to spark novel research projects and to connect their research ideas to faculty and undergraduate students in our... Read More »

P&N Person of the Week: Terrie Moffitt

Sunday, October 28, 2018
Moffitt pictured in blue frames, although she rotates approximately four frames at any given time, photo by Chen Duke Psychology and Neuroscience Professor Terrie Moffitt was recently elected to the National Academy of Medicine, a leading organization providing advice on health,... Read More »

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