News Archive 2016

Professor Joel Cooper to Receive Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award

Professor Joel Cooper is the 2017 recipient of the Distinguished Scientific Contribution award from the Society for Personality and Social Psychology.  The award honors psychologists who have made major theoretical and empirical contributions to our understanding of attitudes, persuasion, and social influence.  Professor Cooper will be honored at the 2016 SPSP Attitudes and Social Influence Pre-conference in San Antonio, TX in January.

Professor Emeritus Charlie Gross to receive the 2016 Karl Spencer Lashley Award

The American Philosophical Society will present Professor Emeritus Charlie Gross with the 2016 Karl Spencer Lashley Award "in recognition of his pioneering studies of the neurophysiology of higher visual funcitons and the neural basis of face recognition and object perception."  The award will be presented to Dr. Gross on November 11, 2016 at the American Philosophical Society annual Autumn General Meeting.