Dr. James MacKillop receives top award from the American Psychological Association

Join us in congratulating Homewood Senior Scientist Dr. James MacKillop. Dr. MacKillop recently received the 2015 Award for Distinguished Early Career Scientific Contribution to Psychology from the American Psychological Association.  This award recognizes excellent psychologists who are at early stages of their research careers (up to 10 years after receiving their doctorates). The award, which was first made in 1974, is currently given to scientists in five specific research areas each year.  A detailed description of James’ background and research appeared in the November awards issue of American Psychologist…