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Dr Jessica Horst

Post:Reader in Psychology (Psychology)
Other posts:Director of Teaching and Learning (School of Psychology)
Location:PEVENSEY 1 1C9

Telephone numbers
UK:01273 873084
International:+44 1273 873084

Research expertise:
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PhD, Psychology: Developmental Science
------University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA       
BA, Philosophy and Psychology, summa cum laude with Distinction, Phi Beta Kappa
------Boston University, Boston, MA

New Book:

Horst, J. S. (2016). The Psychology Research Companion: From Student Project to Working Life. London: Routledge. ISBN-10: 1138785326 ISBN-13: 978-1138785328

Selected Research Awards:

American Psychological Association Dissertation Award in Developmental Psychology
Society for Research in Child Development, Outstanding Dissertation Award
Council of Graduate Schools/University Microfilms International Distinguished Dissertation Award in the Social Sciences
American Psychological Foundation Elizabeth Munsterberg Koppitz Travel Stipend, 2006
Honorable Mention, National Science Foundation, Graduate Research Fellowship, 2002
The Matchette Prize for Excellence in Philosophy, Boston University, 2001

Teaching Awards:

Sussex Student-Led Teaching Award, 2016

Sussex Teaching Award, University of Sussex, 2010

Outstanding Teaching Award, University of Iowa Council on Teaching, 2004

Student Teaching Award, Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, 2004