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John C DeFries

Honors and Awards
  • Fellow, Associaltion for Psychological Science, 2009 - present
  • Distinguished Research Lectureship, Council on Research and Creative Work, University of Colorado, Boulder, 2001-2002.
  • Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Section J (Psychology), 1994.
  • The Dobzhansky Award for Outstanding Research in Behavior Genetics, Behavior Genetics Association, 1992.
  • Scientific Member, The Rodin Remediation Foundation, 1993-present Member, Board of Scientific Counselors, National Institute on Drug Abuse, 1987-1991.
  • Scientific and Corresponding Member of Academia Rodinesis Pro Remediatione, Kerns, Switzerland, 1990- present.
  • Fellow, International Academy for Research in Learning Disabilities, 1987-present.
  • Consulting Editor, Journal of Learning Disabilities, 1987-2002.
  • President, Behavior Genetics Association, 1982-83.
  • Distinguished Lecturer/Scientist, University of Kansas, Lawrence, 1979.
  • Invited Lecturer, NATO Advanced Studies Institute on Theoretical Advances in Behavior Genetics, Banff, Alberta, Canada, 1978.
  • Secretary, Behavior Genetics Association, 1974-77.
  • Distinguished Visitor, Department of Genetics, University of Hawaii, 1972.
  • Co-Founder of the journal, Behavior Genetics; Co-Editor, 1970-78;
  • Editorial Advisory Board, 1978-present.
  • Invited Lecturer, NATO Advanced Studies Institute in Psychogenetics, University of Birmingham, England, 1969.
research grants
University of Colorado