Convocation, Awards, Psychology

Psychology's Dr. Samuele Zilioli receives Governor General's Gold Medal

June 11, 2015

Dr. Samuele Zilioli has been awarded a Governor General’s Gold Medal for achieving the highest academic standing in a PhD program.

His doctoral thesis in Psychology, supervised by Dr. Neil Watson, sought to uncover how relationships between environmental factors, hormones and behavior can optimize cognitive and physical health outcomes.

Dr. Zilioli  is now a postdoctoral fellow with Wayne State University’s Close Relationships Lab in Detroit.