UC Santa Barbara Professor Receives Lifetime Career Award


In honor of her decades of work on how people adapt to adversity, Brenda Major has been awarded the International Society for Self and Identity (ISSI)'s Distinguished Lifetime Career Award. The award “recognizes a scientist who has made outstanding contributions to our understanding of self and identity throughout their career,” according to the organization.

Major, who describes herself as an experimental social psychologist, will be honored at the ISSI’s Society for Personality and Social Psychology preconference in New Orleans in February 2020.

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Monday, July 8, 2019