Chuansheng Chen, Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior, has been named a UCI Chancellor's Professor. This title recognizes Chen as an exceptional scholar who has demonstrated unusual academic merit and has high promise for continued achievement. Chen is a developmental psychologist interested in cultural variations in developmental trajectories.
Chuansheng Chen is the recipient of the UCI Academic Senate's 2014 Distinguished Mid-Career Faculty Award for Research.
Chuansheng is being honored for his critically important contributions to understanding how children and adolescents develop across cultures, the genetic bases of cognitive and personality traits, and the neural bases of learning and memory. The award ceremony will take place this fall.