APS Fellow Barbara Landau was named Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs at Johns Hopkins University, where she is currently the Dick and Lydia Todd Professor and Chair of the Department of Cognitive Science in the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences. Landau researches the nature, acquisition, and development of human knowledge of space and language. Hoping to advance faculty interests, she plans to use the knowledge and experience she has gained as a department chair, as well as the effective strategies she’s learned from fellow faculty members, in her new role.
APS Fellows Jamil Zaki, Adriana Galván, and Mary C. Murphy are among the 2019 recipients of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers. More
APS Fellow Devon Leigh Logan Polaschek was named a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit for her contributions to criminal psychological science. More
On November 30, APS Fellow Kenneth J. Sher delivered the 2017 Mark Keller Honorary Lecture, one of the highest honors given by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), part of the US National Institutes of Health (NIH). More