Awards

BASP student Inna Saboshchuk received a Student Travel Award from the American Psychological Association (APA), 2015.

BASP faculty Margaret Bull Kovera received the Distinguished Service Award from the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (SPSSI), 2015.

BASP faculty member Tracey A. Revenson received the Nathan Perry Award for Career Contributions to Health Psychology from the American Psychological Association (APA), Division of Health Psychology, 2014.

BASP student Kristi Gamarel (BASP ’14) received an Early Career Achievement Award from the American Psychological Association (APA), 2014.                  

BASP student Kristi Gamarel (BASP ’14) received the Distinguished Student Award for Excellence in Research 2014 from the Society of Behavioral Medicine, 2014

Grant Funding

Faculty member Demis Glasford was awarded a 5-year grant ($1,000,000) from the Department of Homeland Security for research on majority-minority relations and education entitled "Disciplinary theory and Advanced social-behavioral sciences Research methods Training (DART)

Faculty member Michael Leippe was awarded a 3-year grant ($348, 750) from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for his work entitled “Understanding and Reducing Biases in Jury Decision Making.”  

Dual Specialization student Amanda Bergold was awarded a Dissertation Improvement grant ($19,304) from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for her work entitled “The Impact of Diversity on the Quality of Deliberations.”

Faculty member Sarit Golub was awarded a 5-year grant ($2,982,362) from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for her work entitled "Intervention to Enhance PrEP Uptake and Adherence in a Community-Based Setting"

Dual Specialization student Nikoleta Despodova was awarded a Graduate Research Fellowship ($132,000) from the National Science Foundation (NSF).

Faculty member Margaret Bull Kovera  was awarded a 1-year grant ($36,890) from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to fund her conference on the future of jury research. 

Faculty member  Margaret Bull Kovera  was awarded a 2-year grant ($260,000) from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to fund her work entitled "Concurrent Expert Testimony as a Potential Remedy for Expert Witness Partisanship."