CEHD News

Wiese-Bjornstal published in Spanish sport psychology journal

Diane Wiese-Bjornstal, Ph.D., associate professor of kinesiology and director of the Sports Medicine Psychology Lab, was published in the July 2014 issue of Revista de Psicología del Deporte (Journal of Sport Psychology, Barcelona, Spain). The article is titled, ‘Reflections on a Quarter-Century of Research in Sports Medicine Psychology.’ Wiese-Bjornstal discusses defining a new field of sports medicine psychology, […]

Collins receives Buhrmester Memorial Award for career contributions

Andrew Collins, Distinguished University Teaching Professor at the Institute of Child Development, has received the Buhrmester Memorial Award for career contributions to research on interpersonal relationships during adolescence. The award honors Duane Buhrmester, associate dean of the School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences (BBS) and professor of psychological sciences at the University of Texas, Dallas, […]

NSF to continue I-Corps for Learning project

After a successful pilot led in large part by STEM Education Center co-director Dr. Karl Smith, the National Science Foundation has granted $1.2 million to support the next 24 I-Corps for Learning teams. The I-Corps for Learning (I-Corps-L)  project was designed to guide research teams on how to use business strategies to propagate and scale […]