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Dr. Fredrickson honored with University Teaching Award

March 9, 2022

These awards were created in 1998 by the family of the late J. Carlyle Sitterson to recognize excellence in teaching first-year students by a tenured or tenure-track faculty member in the College of Arts & Sciences. Lyle Sitterson was a … Continued

Dr. Barbara Fredrickson Awarded the 2017 TANG Prize

November 1, 2017

Dr. Barbara Fredrickson, a Kenan Distinguished Professor of Social Psychology, will be awarded the 2017 TANG Prize to honor her exceptional contributions to the well-being of humanity on November 12, 2017. The TANG Foundation is a private institution established by … Continued

Dr. Barbara Fredrickson Selected for Cattell Fellowship

February 26, 2016

Dr. Barbara Fredrickson, Kenan Distinguished Professor of Social Psychology, is a recipient of the 2016-17 James McKeen Cattell Sabbatical Fund Fellowship. The Cattell Fellowships have provided support for the science and application of psychology for over half a century. The … Continued

Dr. Barbara Fredrickson Awarded Christopher Peterson Gold Medal

July 21, 2014

Dr. Barbara Fredrickson, a full professor in Social Psychology, is the recipient of the inaugural 2014 Christopher Peterson Gold Medal. The Christopher Peterson Gold Medal is conferred to a member of the International Positive Psychology Association who exemplifies the best … Continued