In this issue

2011 Division 6 Award Winners

List of 2011 award winners
  • Ed Wasserman, PhD
    University of Iowa
    Recipient of the D.O. Hebb Award for Distinguished Scientific Contribution

  • Holly Miller, PhD
    University of Kentucky
    Recipient of the Brenda A. Milner Award for Outstanding Paper by a Young Investigator

  • Chana Akins, PhD
    University of Kentucky
    Recipient of the Clifford T. Morgan Award for Distinguished Service

The editors of the Journal of Comparative Psychology have selected the authors of the following article as recipients of the Frank A. Beach Comparative Psychology Award:

  • Walter T. Herbranson, & Julia Schroeder (2010). Are birds smarter than mathematicians? Pigeons (Columba livia) perform optimally on a version of the Monty Hall Dilemma. Journal of Comparative Psychology, 124 (1), 1-13.

The editors of Behavioral Neuroscience have selected the authors of the following article as recipients of the D.G. Marquis Behavioral Neuroscience Award:

  • Sara N. Burke, Jenelle L. Wallace, Saman Nematollahi, Ajay R. Uprety, & Carol A. Barnes (2010). Pattern separation deficits may contribute to age-associated recognition impairments. Behavioral Neuroscience, 124 (5), 559-573.

Award recipients will receive plaques at the Division 6 Business Meeting at the APA Convention in Washington, DC. A complete description of each award and past recipients can be found on the Division 6 website.