Clinical Psychology Professor Receives Award for Suicidology Research

Kelly Cukrowicz, an associate professor in the Clinical Psychology program in the Department of Psychological Sciences, received the prestigious Edwin S. Shneidman Award from the American Association of Suicidology. This award is given to those who make outstanding early-career contributions to research in suicidology.

Cukrowicz’s contributions include more than 50 peer-reviewed journal articles and several funded grants. Her research focuses on improving the understanding and identification of suicide risk in older adults with the goal to develop preventative and treatment methods.