Carrie Jackson was selected as Student Communications Officer of the Society for Implementation Research Collaboration (SIRC) in November 2016.
The Division 18 Psychologists in Public Service Student Award was awarded to Christina Patton at the APA Convention in Denver (August 2016).
The 3rd-place finish in the Eberly College Three-Minute Thesis (3MT) competition went to Christina Patton for her presentation entitled “The Influence of Police Profanity on Public Perception of Excessive Force.” Rebecca Delaney received the Barry Edelstein Student Research Award for her master’s thesis, “Variations in decision-making profiles by age and gender: A cluster analytic approach,” published in Personality and Individual Differences (March 2016).
Rebecca Delaney received a WVU Foundation Doctoral Scholarship to support her research and scholarship (February, 2016).
Amy Knepple Carney, a graduate student in the life-span developmental doctoral program, has been elected to serve a two year term (2015-2017) as the ESPO representative to the membership committee of the Gerontological Society of America (August, 2015).
Rebecca Delaney, a graduate student in life-span developmental, has been elected to serve on the Psychology of Women Quarterly (PWQ) Student Advisory Board (SAB) (June 2015).Katy Delong, Anthony Oliver, and Forrest Toegel, received the Philip E.Comer Award for Outstanding Graduate Teaching (March 2018).Rebecca Delaney and Nancy Wallace received the Department of Psychology’s Graduate Student Award for Outstanding Service (March 2016).Christina Patton received the Don Hake Award for Outstanding Graduate Study in March 2016.Recipient of an American Psychological Foundation 2019 Ungerleider/Zimbardo Travel Scholarship, Rachel Spalding will attend the APA Convention in Chicago to present her thesis research in August.Katelyn Romm won third place in the 2019 Three-Minute Thesis Competition at WVU (April 2019).Rebecca Delaney and Tyler Nighbor, received the Philip E.Comer Award for Outstanding Graduate Teaching (February 2016).Tyler Nighbor was awarded the Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant Award by the Eberly College of Arts and Science (February 2106).Derrick Ward, a graduate student in the clinical doctoral program, was awarded a Mamie Phipps Clark research grant for his research focusing on diversity issues from the Diversity Committee of the Psi Chi: The International Honor Society in Psychology (December. Derrick Ward, a second year graduate student in the Clinical Doctoral program, won Mountaineer Idol (November 2015).