Dr. David Penn Named to 2017’s Highly Cited Researchers List

December 7, 2017

Dr. David Penn, a Wagner-Martin Distinguished Professor of Clinical Psychology, has been named by Clarivate Analytics to its 2017 Highly Cited Researchers List. Clarivate Analytics has assembled an updated roster of more than 3,300 Highly Cited Researchers. These researchers have … Continued

Donte Bernard Selected for the 2017 Bernadette Gray-Little Award

December 6, 2017

Donte Bernard, a graduate student in Clinical Psychology, is the recipient of the 2017 Bernadette Gray-Little Award for Diversity Enhancement in Psychological Research. The purpose of the Bernadette Gray-Little Awards for Diversity Enhancement in Psychological Research is to encourage and … Continued

5 Clinical Graduate Students Receive 2017-18 Dashiell Travel Awards

December 4, 2017

5 Clinical Psychology graduate students were selected to receive a 2017-18 Dashiell Student Travel Award. Generous donor support to the Dashiell Research Fund allows our departmental graduate programs to support graduate student travel to conferences. Congratulations to the following students … Continued

Dr. Mitch Prinstein Elected to APA Board of Directors

November 2, 2017

Dr. Mitch Prinstein, Seters Distinguished Professor of Clinical Psychology, has been elected to the American Psychological Association’s Board of Directors. The American Psychological Association (APA) is the leading scientific and professional organization representing psychology in the United States and its … Continued

Shannon Blakey Selected for SSCP Outstanding Student Researcher Award

November 1, 2017

Shannon Blakey, a graduate student in Clinical Psychology, is the 2017 recipient of the Society for the Science of Clinical Psychology’s Outstanding Student Researcher Award. This award is intended to recognize outstanding graduate students who are providing exceptional contributions to … Continued

3 Clinical Graduate Students Receive 2017-18 Dashiell Startup Awards

September 18, 2017

5 Psychology and Neuroscience graduate students are the recipients of the 2017-18 Dashiell Dissertation Startup Awards, including 3 students in Clinical Psychology. Congratulations to Maleeha Haroon, Kimberly Pentel, and Lillian Reuman who received Dashiell awards. The Dashiell Dissertation Startup Award … Continued

Remembered: Avery Mitchell, 1988-2017

August 24, 2017

It is with great sadness, that we recognize the passing of our friend, Avery Mitchell, a second year graduate student in the Clinical Psychology program at UNC Chapel Hill. Avery’s warmth and genuine interest in the well-being of others, his … Continued

Jennifer Yi Awarded National Institutes of Health Grant

August 3, 2017

Jennifer Yi, a graduate student in Clinical Psychology, is the recipient of a 2017 National Institutes of Health grant. The NIH is the largest public funder of biomedical research in the world, investing more than $32 billion a year and … Continued