Edward C. Chang receives American Psychological Association award

March 20, 2019

Center for Positive Organizations Faculty Associate Edward C. Chang has been awarded the Stanley Sue Award for Distinguished Contributions to Diversity in Clinical Psychology by the American Psychological Association (APA).

As described by the APA, the “award honors psychologists who have made remarkable contributions to the understanding of human diversity and whose contributions have significant promise for bettering the human condition, overcoming prejudice, and enhancing the quality of life for humankind.”

Chang is University of Michigan Professor of Psychology (Clinical Science) and Social Work and his research includes a growing focus on the potential impact of positive psychological processes (e.g., hope, optimism) in groups and complex organizations (e.g., athletes).