Thursday, May 03, 2018

Amy Muise and Kerry Kawakami awarded and honoured!

In early April, Professor Amy Muise received Ontario's Early Researcher Award (valued at $100k, and matched with $50k by York U) for her research on how couples engaging in self-expanding activities may help maintain high romantic relationship satisfaction over time. 

Professor Amy Muise
On May 16th, Professor Kerry Kawakami will be honoured at "I am Psyched!", APA's (American Psychological Association) Asian Pacific American Heritage event. This event honours prominent women psychologists of Asian descent that have broken barriers in their professional careers. Prof. Kerry Kawakami is the editor of the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology: Interpersonal Relations and Group Processes, and the first woman of Asian descent to serve as an editor of any APA journal.

Professor Kerry Kawakami

Congratulations to both Professor Amy Muise and Professor Kerry Kawakami!