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Dean's Competitive Dissertation Research Awards

Spring 2011

The Division of Behavioral and Organizational Sciences (DBOS) is pleased to announce that ten All-But-Dissertation (ABD) students were awarded the Dean’s Competitive Dissertation Awards in spring 2011.  These awards were made in support of a range of very ambitious studies which span the DBOS concentrations.  Congratulations to:

  • Jessica Clevering
  • Rupu Gupta
  • Agnes Horspool
  • Matt Jarman
  • Ia Ko
  • Andrew Lac
  • John LaVelle
  • Susan Menkes
  • David Rast
  • Victoria Zakrzewski

Dean's Fellowships and Merit Awards

In the spring semester of 2011, the Divisionof Behavioral and Organizational Sciences awarded an unprecedented number of students for outstanding performance in our programs. All awards are given with some level of financial assistance, ranging from tuition remission to salary and research support. Total student assistance for the fall 2010 - spring 2011 has exceed $300,000!

Stuart Oskamp Fellowship
Erin O’Brien

Larry and Jane Rosen Fellowship
Maren Dollwet
Matt Galen

In addition to the named fellowships, a record-breaking number of students were awarded a Dean’s Merit Fellowship. Please join us in congratulating the following M.A. students:
• Michael Condren
• Maria Gambino
• Jeff Grock
• H. Wook Kim
• Mark Lee
• Peggy Lin
• Nikki Low
• Meeral Mehta
• David Mendelsohn
• Stephen Miller
• Michelle Mogg
• Desiree Nangle
• Mario Navarro
• Bong Hee Park
• Chris Pentoney
• Nicole Porter
• Mariana Schmalstig
• Shelly Sloper
• Cara Tan
• Wendy Wang
• Frederique Zadi
• Jie Zhang

Please also join us in congratulating the following Ph.D. students:
• Alexis Alabastro
• Tatiana Basanez
• Yuliyana Beleva
• Sarah Boyle
• Coral Bruni
• Ivy Carrete
• En-Ling Chiao
• Brian Coaxum
• Krista Collins
• Veronica Fruiht
• Amber Gaffney
• Lori Garner
• Denise Grosberg
• John Haller
• Zachary Hohman
• Thipnapa Huansuriya
• Ian Johnson
• Amanda Keeler
• Julia Koch
• Josh Lewandowski
• Qin Li
• Brianna Lienemann
• Lin Lin
• Marian Lu
• Justin Mary
• Monique Matelski
• Elise Mayberry
• Susan Menkes
• Angela Mouton
• Cody Packard
• David Rast
• Ben Rosenberg
• Amanda Saw
• Jonathan Snavely
• Giovanni Sosa
• Stacia Stolzenberg
• Gloria Sweida-Demania
• Julia Tang
• Michael Warren
• Sheilesha Willis
 

Dean's Travel Awards

Spring 2011 Dean's Travel Awards Announced

The third round of Dean's Competitive Travel Awards have been announced.  The 48 winners of these awards revceived funds for travel to present at or attend conferences across the United States between February 2011 and October 2011.

Congratulations to:

Alexis Alabastro - Summer Institute in Social Psychology
Tatiana Basanez - Association for Psychological Science
Yuliyana Beleva - Society for Personal and Social Psychology; Western Psychological Association
Ariel Blair - Society for Industrial/Organizational Psychology
Coral Bruni - Western Psychological Association
Heather Butler - International Conference on Thinking
Ivy Carrete - Association for Psychological Science
En-Ling Chiao - Prison Fellowship Taiwan
Krista Collins - Society for Research in Child Development
Michael Condren - International Positive Psychology Association; Society of Consulting Psychologists
Maren Dollwet - Society for Industrial/Organizational Psychology
John Paul Dulay - International Positive Psychology Association
David Dunaetz - Christian Association for Psychological Studies
Anna Fagergren - International Positive Psychology Association; CDC / AEA Summer Evaluation Institute
Veronica Fruiht - International Positive Psychology Association
Amber Gaffney - European Association of Social Psychology
Liran Goldman - Society for Political Psychology
Fiona Grant - European Association of Social Psychology
Nicole Gray - Association for Psychological Science
Denise Grosberg - International Meeting For Autism Research
John Haller - European Association of Social Psychology
Sara Harris - Society for Applied Research in Memory and Cognition
Jessica Jackson - Program, Planning, Evaluation, and Proposal Strategy Session
Matthew Jarman - International Positive Psychology Association
Jiin Jung - Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research
Vanessa Kettering - Cultivating Emotional Balance Teacher Training
Ia Ko - International Positive Psychology Association
Andrew Lac - Western Psychological Association
Christopher Lamb - International Association for the Study of Sexuality, Culture, and Society
Qin Li - American Psychological Association
Pi-Ju (Marian) Lu - Aging in America Conference; International Positive Psychology Association
Justin Mary - United States Conference on Teaching Statistics
Molly McCallum - Corporate Reputation, Brand, Identity and Competitiveness
Brenda Miranda - California Association for Behavior Analysis
Kelly Murphy - Society for Research on Child Development
Thuy-vy Nguyen - International Positive Psychology Association
Masakatsu (Bob) Ono - Society for Industrial/Organizational Psychology
Kim Perkins - International Positive Psychology Association
David Rast - European Association of Social Psychology Conference
Erica Rosenthal - National Association for Media Literacy Education
Amanda Saw - United States Conference on Teaching Statistics
Mariana Schmalstig - Western Psychological Association
Cynthia Sherman - International Positive Psychology Association; International Council for Small Business
Jonathan Snavely - Association for Psychological Science
Giovanni Sosa - Western Psychological Association
Stacia Stolzenberg - American Psychology - Law Society; Society for Research in Child Development
Heather Stopp - Western Psychological Association
Josh Villanueva - Academic of Management

 

Fall 2010 Dean's Travel Awards Announced

Our second round of Dean's Competitive Travel Awards have been announced. The winners of these awards received funds for travel to participate in or present at conferences around the United States between the months of October 2010 and February 2011.

We anticipate another round of awards for conferences to be attended in the Spring/Summer of 2011.

Congratulations to our Fall award winners!

Alexis Alabastro - Society for Personality and Social Psychology
Sarah Boyle - Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality
Coral Bruni - Society for Personality and Social Psychology
Krista Collins - American Evaluation Association
David Dunaetz - Evangelical Missiological Society
Dreolin Fleischer - American Evaluation Association
Matthew Galen - American Evaluation Association
Miriam Jacobson - American Evaluation Association
Pei-Yin Lin - Society for Neuroscience
Ryan Merlin - International Leadership Association
Kelly Murphy - American Evaluation Association
Desiree Nangle - American Evaluation Association
Ernest Ng - Asian Academy of Management
David Rast - Society for Personality and Social Psychology
Roxanna Salim - Society for Neuroscience
Naomi Sparks - Society for Neuroscience
Heather Stopp - Society for Personality and Social Psychology
Dustin Tamashiro - Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality
Karen Widmer - American Evaluation Association

Spring 2010 Travel Award Winners

Students who were awarded travel grants during the Spring 2010 application period include:

Janice Adelman - International Society for Political Psychology
John Alexander - Academy of Management
Tatiana Basanez - Western Psychological Association
Heather Butler - Western Psychological Association
Orin Davis - European Conference on Positive Psych
Deryn Dudley - Western Psychological Association
Max Freund - Academy of Management
Amber Gaffney - European Assn of Social Psychology
William Gaker - Western Psychological Association
Liran Goldman - Western Psychological Association
Elizabeth Graham - Cognitive Aging Conference
Fiona Grant - Western Psychological Association
Rupu Gupta - Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues
Khemara Has - Western Psychological Association
Stacy Hawkins - Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues
Zach Hohman - Western Psychological Association
Ian Johnson - Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues
Amanda Keeler - Western Psychological Association
Ia Ko - Western Psychological Association
Chris Lamb - Western Psychological Association
Tim Lisk - Western Psychological Association
Pi-Ju (Marian) Liu - Cognitive Aging Conference
Benjamin Marcus - Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues
Justin Mary - Western Psychological Association
Miriam Matthews - Intl Society for Political Psychology
Meeral Mehta - Society for Human Resource Management
Stephen Miller - Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues
David Rast - New Directions in Leadership Research
Roxanna Salim - Cognitive Neuroscience Society Conference
Amanda Saw - Western Psychological Association
Cindy Sherman - Academy of Management
Cindy Sherman - Organizational Behavior Teaching Conference
Giovanni Sosa - Western Psychological Association
Heather Stopp - Western Psychological Association
Cara Tan - Western Psychological Association
Kim Wampler - Western Psychological Association
Christine Weinkauff - Western Psychological Association
Rena Yi - Western Psychological Association

 

Students and faculty at the 2010 Western Psychological Association Conference in Cancun, Mexico. The 2010 conference saw major representation from Claremont Graduate University, partly due to the 2010 Travel Awards.