Submission Deadline: March 18, 2024
David Kucharski Young Investigator Award
This Kucharski Young Investigator award is given to honor the memory of David Kucharski, a promising young investigator in the field of Developmental Psychobiology. Nominations must be made by a Regular or Early-Career Member of the Society. The winners of this award receive a $700 cash award, an engraved plaque and will be invited to give a special presentation of their work at the annual meeting. This award does not include registration fees or travel to the Annual Meeting.
a. The nominee must be a current member of the society
b. The nominee must have a record of academic accomplishments and independent, significant and sustained contributions to the field
c. The nominee must have received their Ph.D. or M.D. at least 4, but no more than 7 years prior to the nomination, but may be extended by 1 year due to parental leave (per child).
1. A letter documenting the nominee’s research and scholarly contributions.
2. The nominee’s current CV highlighting the nominee’s three most significant publications.
David Kucharski Young Investigator Award Winners:
2023 David Kucharski Young Investigator Award Winner: Laurel J Gabard-Durnam, PhD
Plasticity in Neurodevelopment (PINE) Lab
Department of Psychology, Northeastern University
Boston Massachusetts USA MORE DETAILS
2020 David Kucharski Young Investigator Award Winner, Natalie Hiromi Brito, PhD, Assistant Professor of Developmental Psychology, Department of Applied Psychology, NYU
2019 David Kucharski Young Investigator Award Winner, Bridget L. Callaghan, Assistant Professor of Psychology, The University of California, Los Angeles
2018 Kucharski Young Investigator Award Winner: Jennifer Silvers, UCLA, Los Angeles, United States
2017 Kucharski Young Investigator Award Winner: Liz Conradt, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Utah