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APS Fellow Jennifer L. Eberhardt Named 2014 MacArthur “Genius” Fellow

Social psychologist Jennifer L. Eberhardt was awarded a 2014 MacArthur Fellowship in recognition of her outstanding research on the psychological association between race and crime. ... More>


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APS Fellow James Jackson Appointed to National Science Board

President Barack Obama has appointed James Jackson, an APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow, to the National Science Board. ... More>


Redskin Psychology: The Origins of Cruel Caricatures


African American Success Stories Have a Downside

A new study suggests that examples of exceptional achievement by African Americans can make White people less sympathetic to the race-based challenges that minorities continue to face. ... More>


The Science of Addiction

Growing up in poor urban neighborhood, Carl Hart watched crack cocaine ravage the lives of his relatives.  Early in his research career, Hart set out to find a neurological cure […]... More>