Avram Holmes, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychology and of Psychiatry, has been selected as a Fellow of the Association for Psychological Science (APS).
APS is the leading international organization dedicated to advancing scientific psychology across disciplinary and geographic borders.
Fellow status is awarded to APS members who have made sustained outstanding contributions to the science of psychology in the areas of research, teaching, service, and/or application. Fellow status is typically awarded for scientific contributions but may also be awarded for exceptional contributions to the field through the development of research opportunities and settings. Candidates are considered after 10 years of postdoctoral contribution.
Holmes completed his clinical training at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and a postdoctoral fellowship at the Harvard University Center for Brain Science. He worked as an Instructor at Harvard Medical School before coming to Yale in 2014.