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School of Psychology Staff Excellence Award Winners

4 March 2021

Congratulations to our School members who have received 2020 Dean of Science Staff Excellence Awards! The award winners were announced during a virtual School meeting hosted by Dean of Science Professor Emma Johnston and Head of School Professor Simon Killcross.

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Congratulations to the 2019 School of Psychology Award Winners!

1 October 2020

Congratulations to the 2019 School of Psychology Award Winners!

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UNSW Scientia Scholarship Scheme 2020

5 June 2019

The UNSW Scientia PhD Scholarship Scheme provides PhD funding for students working on high quality research projects with the best supervisory teams in world class environments. The scheme covers all tuition fees, along with a tax-free stipend of $41,209 per year and up to $10K per year in additional funds to support career development.

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In the Media

Climate change and the tyranny of psychological distance

15 September 2020

With last summer’s bushfires largely out of the headlines, has the psychological distance people might feel towards climate change increased?

UNSW Sydney’s Professor Ben Newell has been researching climate change psychology for a decade and his work focuses on how to tackle the preconceived notions people have which cloud their decision-making in the face of an uncertain future.

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