Psychology Department Graduation 2018
This year there were 10 students receiving their Ph.D.s and 10 students granted their Master's degree. There were also 7 undergraduate students who received the Psychology Honors degree.
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Craig Bryan Receives the
Irwin Altman Outstanding Psychology Faculty Award
The Irwin Altman Outstanding Psychology Faculty Award has been established by his family and supported by the university to recognize a faculty member in the Department of Psychology who exemplifies the combined values of teaching/mentoring, research/scholarship and service that Irwin Altman demonstrated throughout his career.
The 2018 winner of the award was Dr. Craig Bryan. His phenomenal record of scholarly accomplishments, generosity of time and service both locally and nationally, and his exceptional record of mentorship make him an ideal candidate for this award.
Donald Strassberg retires as an Emeritus Professor
After serving on the faculty of the Department of Psychology from 1975 through the present (43 years) Don is retiring. Among his greatest contributions to the field and to the University have been his mentorship of extraordinarily successful graduate students.
Don has earned every major teaching award at the University of Utah, as well as teaching awards from major professional societies he belongs to.