Dr. Barbara Fredrickson Voted as SAS President-Elect

June 26, 2019

Dr. Barbara Fredrickson, a Kenan Distinguished Professor of Social Psychology, has been elected to the post of the Society for Affective Science (SAS) President-Elect. The Society for Affective Science is dedicated to fostering basic and applied research in the variety … 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