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Post date: Wed, 01/20/2016 - 11:02

Dr. Fabian Fernandez is a recipient to the 2016 Bisgrove Scholar's Award by Science Foundation Arizona (SFAz). This prestigious award is described as, “The future of Arizona and the nation is linked to the creativity and competitiveness of the next generation of academic researchers in science and engineering. Recognizing this, SFAz initiated the Bisgrove Scholars program to attract and retain exceptional individuals who have demonstrated substantial achievement and possess the potential to... Read more

Post date: Fri, 01/08/2016 - 17:31

Tucson Lifestyle magazine wrote a great article about the research being conducted by Dr. Lee Ryan and Dr. Betty Glisky and spotlights the upccoming ACOSA conference. Read the article in their January 2016 issue or online by clicking the link titled "Mind Game" below..

Post date: Fri, 01/08/2016 - 17:24

Our graduate student, Karey O'Hara, has launched a crowd source campaign to raise funds for her research project. She has raised 80% of her goal and only has until October 21 to complete the campaign. Check it out:

Post date: Tue, 10/13/2015 - 11:10

The Department of Psychology is now offering a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology through the University's new online campus! Click here for more information: PSYCH BA - ONLINE

Post date: Wed, 07/08/2015 - 13:54

Jessica Payne, who received her PhD from our program in 2005 (Lynn Nadel, supervisor)  was awarded the Psychonomic Society’s Early Career Award this year. 

Post date: Wed, 05/13/2015 - 14:25

Congratulations to Ruth Robbins and her mom who, on October 10 will receive the “2014 UA Parents & Family Association Parent/Family of the Year Award” from the President.  The award is given to the parent/family of a current UA student to honor the support, guidance, encouragement, inspiration and positive influence in the life of the student.

Post date: Wed, 10/01/2014 - 11:23

Congratulations to Stephen Cowen who, along with his colleague Michael Heien in Chemistry and Biochemistry, recently received a grant from the National Science Foundation to support a project entitled, “BRAIN EAGER:  Integrated Measurement of Dopamine Release and Large-Scale Ensemble Activity in Behaving Animals.”  

Post date: Mon, 08/25/2014 - 12:43

Congratulations to Dr. Elizabeth A. Krupinski, professor of medical imaging, psychology, and public health at the Arizona Health Sciences Center, for being named a Distinguished Investigator by the Academy of Radiology Research.

Post date: Thu, 07/31/2014 - 08:54

Dr. Jean-Marc Fellous and his colleagues at the University of Florida (Tampa) and INSERM Lyon (France) were awarded a new grant from the National Science Foundation entitled "A replay-driven model of spatial sequence learning in the Hippocampus-Prefrontal cortex network using reservoir computing". The project involves computational neural modeling, cognitive robotics and high density electrophysiology in behaving rats.

Post date: Thu, 07/24/2014 - 09:18