This year, we have visiting scholar Dekant Kiran, joining our lab. Dekant is a doctoral student from Turkey. Dekant made the decision to join the lab because of this interest in motivation and self-efficacy. He gained interest in the lab when he was reading articles written by Dr. Usher. His current program offers for him …
The P20 Motivation and Learning Lab is thrilled to welcome five new undergraduate researchers to our team this fall in addition to five students who are returning to spend their second year with us in the lab. We also welcome a visiting doctoral scholar from Turkey, Dekant Kiran, two new doctoral students, and two new graduate …
Recent PhD graduate Dr. Natasha Mamaril has accepted a position as Coordinator of Undergraduate Research with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s College of Engineering. Tasha’s collaborations with numerous undergraduate research members of the P20 Motivation and Learning Lab has prepared her well for this exciting new step in her career. She is looking forward to working with …
Amanda Butz, our research assistant, has been named one of 61 finalists for a National Academy of Education/Spencer Foundation dissertation fellowship. She was also accepted to the American Educational Research Association Division C’s professional seminar for doctoral students.
Congratulations, Amanda, on these well-earned honors!
The fourth annual Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference for Research on Children at Risk will be held at the University of Kentucky in Lexington on April 17th and 18th, 2014. Send abstract to Dr. Christia Spears Brown (email@example.com) by March 14, 2014.
Posters will be printed by the Psychology department and authors of posters selected for presentation will receive prizes!