IRSP Awards Reception
June 3, 2010
UCLA Faculty Center

Some of the trainees with their awards

IRSP Highlights

26 graduate trainees from Anthropology, Education, Psychology and Sociology funded by IRSP

75 talks given by IRSP trainees and fellows to interdisciplinary audiences at UCLA

99 conference papers and posters presented by IRSP trainees and fellows at professional meetings

18 IRSP trainees, fellows and graduate affiliates funded to attend the International  Association for Relationship Research biennial conferences in Crete or Providence, RI

Class of 2005 trainees at the biannual meeting of the International Association for Relationship Research (IARR)
in Cre

33 journal articles and book chapters published by IRSP trainees and fellows

69 trips by trainees and fellows to professional meetings and conferences funded by IRSP

6 research retreats and workshops for IRSP trainees and fellows on topics including leadership, research ethics, teaching and mentoring, writing skills, publishing, presenting research to the media.

4 IRSP fellows have received PhDs: 1postdoctoral fellow at UCLA;          2 faculty members (Penn State University; University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill); 1 Research Specialist at the Palo Alto Institute for Research & Education

2 beautiful babies born to IRSP fellows

24 IRSP affiliated graduate students received research or travel funding

63 UCLA undergraduate research interns funded by IRSP

Megan Mulet (class of 2005, Anthropology) with duaghter Sophie, and Karen Rothstein (class of 2007, Education) with son Kai.

8 undergraduates from other universities funded as UCLA summer research interns by IRSP

65 speakers funded or co-sponsored by IRSP to present their research at UCLA

IRSP Conference on Social Relationships, February 2006

Co-sponsor of the Williams Institute Conference, “Marriage Debates: 5 Law and Policy Debates on Extending Marriage to Same-sex Couples,” April 2006

Sponsored summer Multilevel Modeling workshops by Professor Jennifer Krull attended by 22 IRSP trainees, fellows, graduate affiliates, postdoctoral fellows and faculty, 2008 and 2009

IRSP Conference on The Evolutionary Foundations and Functions of Close Social Bonds, April 2009

Class of 2007 at UCLA

Mays Landing, Malibu 2008

From left: IRSP Associate Director, Prof. Martie Haselton, IRSP Executive Board member, Prof. Judith Seltzer, IRSP Director, Prof. Anne Peplau, and IRSP Executive Board member, Prof. Joan Silk.

IRSP trainee De'Sha Wolf (Education) with IRSP faculty affiliate Prof. Andrew Fuligni