2010 Janet Taylor Spence Award Recipients

The APS Board of Directors is pleased to announce the 2010 recipients of the APS Janet T. Spence Award for Transformative Early Career Contributions, in recognition of the significant impact their work is already having in the field of psychological science:


David AmodioJames CoanMichael J. Frank 

Elizabeth KensingerJason Mitchell 

Look for coverage of the Award recipients in the April Observer.

The award was created in honor of Janet T. Spence to laud the creativity and innovative work of promising scientists who represent the bright future ahead for psychological science. It places these recipients among brightest minds in our field, setting an impressively high standard of the award for years to come.

These awards will be conferred by Spence herself at the 2010 APS Convention in Boston, MA on May 27-30, 2010.