Congratulations to the 2017 School of Psychology Award Winners!

Posted 15 May 2017

Congratulations to all award winners at this year's annual School of Psychology Student Awards Night held on Thursday 5 May 2016. Winners are listed below:

The Australian Psychological Society Prize
For the best performance in PSYC4053/PSYC4063 Psychology Stage 4 Honours
Winner: SAVANNAH MINIHAN

Behavioural Neuroscience Honours Thesis Prize
For the best performance in an Honours thesis in behavioural neuroscience research with non-human animals
Joint Winners: KIRSTEN ABBOTT, AMY LI, GIORGIO KRINGAS & SAVANNAH MINIHAN
 
The Forensic Psychology Postgraduate Student Prize
For demonstrated outstanding performance in research and clinical practice in Forensic Psychology in the Master of Psychology program
Winner: HELEN DIMITRIOS

The Combined PhD/Clinical Masters Thesis Prize 
For the most outstanding PhD thesis by a student in course 1404 (combined PhD/Clinical Masters Degree)
Winner: MELISSA BLACK

Te Joseph P Forgas Third Year Prize
For the best performance in PSYC3121 Social Psychology
Joint Winners: CASSANDRA CHAKOUCH & SARAH HING

The Joseph P Forgas Honours Prize
For the best performance in an honours empirical thesis in an area of social psychology
Winner: SIOBHAN O'DEAN

The Prize for the Best Thesis in Organisational Change or Development 
For the best thesis in Organisational Change or Development
Winner: PAUL McBRIDE
 
The Paxinos Neuroscience Prize
For the best PhD thesis in the area of Neuroscience.
Winner: JOANNA YAU

The Stephanie J Moylan Memorial Prize
For the best performance in an Organisational Masters thesis
Winner: LUKE BROWN

The Psychology Staff Prize
For the best performance in Year 2 Psychology.
Winner: KEVIN LUXA

The Staff Prize for First Year Psychology
For the highest average performance in PSYC1001 Psychology 1A and PSYC1011 Psychology 1B.
Winner: SHARON GONG

The Staff Prize for Second Year Psychology
For the highest average performance in PSYC2001 Research Methods 2 and three other Psychology Level 2 courses completed within a single year by a student proceeding to any degree at UNSW
Winner:  KEVIN LUXA
 
The Staff Prize for Third Year Psychology
For the highest average performance in PSYC3001 Research Methods 3A and five other Psychology Level 3 courses completed within a single year.
Winner:  NADIA SHNIER

The Syd Lovibond Prize for Psychology Honours
For meritorious performance in Psychology Honours in the Bachelor of Psychology program.
Winner: SAVANNAH MINIHAN

The Undergraduate Behavioural Neuroscience Prize
For the highest mark in PSYC2081 (Learning and Physiological Psychology) and, completed in the current year, either PSYC3241 or PSYC3051
Winner: NADIA SHNIER

The CEB SHL Talent Measurement Solution Prize
For the best performance in highest average across PSYC7000 Research Methods and PSYC7002 Psychological Assessment 2
Winner: LUKE BROWN

To view photos from the evening visit the School of Psychology Facebook page!