News

2016

Dr. Ian Gizer and Dr. Jeff Johnson have been promoted to the rank of Associate Professor with tenure.

Dr. Ian Gizer and Dr. Jeff Johnson

Dr. Ian Gizer and Dr. Jeff Johnson have been promoted to the rank of Associate Professor with tenure. 
Dr. Lynne Cooper elected as President of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology.
Dr. Lynne Cooper elected as President of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology.  The Society for Personality and Social Psychology is the largest professional organization in the world for social and personality psychologists.  Her election as President reflects Professor...
Prof. Nelson Cowan
Dr. Nelson Cowan appointed as the incoming Editor of the Journal of Experimental Psychology: General. Editorship of this important and prestigious journal is a high honor, which recognizes Professor Cowan's long history of scholarly contributions in experimental cognitive psychology.
Delvin Mellerup receives the Chancellor’s Outstanding Staff Award for 2016

Carrie, Skyla, Shalynn, and Delvin Mellerup

Delvin Mellerup receives the Chancellor’s Outstanding Staff Award for 2016. These awards represent those who best reflect honor upon the University and the community through a combination of job performance, job-related personal qualities, relationship with their associates, and the ability to...
Bruce D. Bartholow
Dr. Bruce Bartholow receives the Chancellor’s Award for Outstanding Research in the Social and Behavioral Sciences for 2016.  Given every two years, this campus-wide award gives special recognition to MU faculty members who are still in the developmental phases of their careers, have made...

2015

Bruce Bartholow and Jeff Rouder
Professors Jeff Rouder and Bruce Bartholow elected Fellows of the Association for Psychological Science. Drs. Rouder and Bartholow join several of their colleagues in Psychological Sciences (Dr. Kenneth Sher, Dr. Timothy Trull, Dr. Laura King, Dr. David Geary, Dr. Nelson Cowan, Dr. Moshe Naveh-...
Curators' Professor Kenneth Sher
Curators' Professor Kenneth Sher Elected President of the Research Society on Alcoholism. The Research Society on Alcoholism (RSA) is the most prominent professional organization of alcohol researchers in the U.S. and has an international membership.  Professor Sher has served numerous...
Debora Bell
Professor Bell recently was selected as a Fellow of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT).  Fellow status is an honor awarded to ABCT members whose career achievements show clear evidence of sustained, outstanding, and unusual contributions to cognitive behavioral...
Amanda Rose
Professor Amanda Rose recently was elected a Fellow of the Association for Psychological Science. Fellow status is awarded to APS Members who have made sustained, outstanding contributions to the science of psychology in the areas of research, teaching, service, and/or application....