Category: Awards

PBS Prof. Alice Cronin-Golomb receives Bernice Grafstein award for Outstanding Accomplishments in Mentoring, from the Society for Neuroscience

PBS Prof. Alice Cronin-Golomb receives Bernice Grafstein award for Outstanding Accomplishments in Mentoring, from the Society for Neuroscience. The Bernice Grafstein Award for Outstanding Accomplishments in Mentoring recognizes individuals dedicated to developing the careers of female neuroscientists. Named after the first female president of SfN, the award recognizes leaders who have aided the early careers […]

PBS Professor Emeritus Stephen Grossberg Wins Lotfi A. Zadeh Pioneer Award from the IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society

Congratulations to PBS Professor Emeritus Stephen Grossberg, who was recently awarded the Lotfi A. Zadeh Pioneer Award from the IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society for “seminal contributions to understanding brain cognition and behavior and their emulation by technology.” On receiving the award, Professor Grossberg has responded: I feel greatly honored to be awarded a Lotfi […]

PBS Announces Two New Graduate Research Awards for Research on the Psychology, Health and Well-Being of Minoritized Individuals or Groups

The Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences is pleased to announce that it has established two annual $2500 Boston University graduate research awards for projects related to Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (JEDI). The awards will support research on the psychology, health and well-being of minoritized individuals or groups. One award will be offered to […]

Donna Pincus Named the Feld Family Professor of Teaching Excellence

Congratulations to PBS Professor Donna Pincus on being named the Feld Family Professor of Teaching Excellence! The Feld Family Professorship recognizes a CAS faculty member of international renown in any field, who has demonstrated a sustained record of excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching and mentoring as well as in their scholarship.