Evelyn F. McKnight Brain Institute at the University of Arizona

Honors and Awards - Dr. Barnes

2013 Ralph W. Gerard Prize awardee Carol A. Barnes, PhD with SfN Past President Larry W. Swanson, PhD.
2013 Ralph W. Gerard Prize awardee Carol A. Barnes, PhD 
with SfN Past President Larry W. Swanson, PhD.
Photo: Joe Shymanski, Society for Neuroscience
  • APA Award for Distinguished Scientific Contributions, 2014

  • Ralph W. Gerard Prize in Neuroscience, Society for Neuroscience, 2013

  • Galileo Fellow, College of Science, University of Arizona, 2011 - present

  • 2010 APA Division 6 D.B. Marquis Behavioral Neuroscience Award for Behavioral Neuroscience, 124:559-573, 2010

  • Society for Neuroscience Mika Salpeter Lifetime Achievement Award, 2010

  • 2009 APA Division 6 D.B. Marquis Behavioral Neuroscience Award for Behavioral Neuroscience, 122:535-548, 2008

  • Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2007 - present

  • Endowed Chair:  Evelyn F. McKnight Chair for Learning and Memory in Aging, 2006 - present

  • Regents’ Professor, University of Arizona, 2006 - present

  • MERIT Award, National Advisory Council on Aging, 2004 - 2014

  • Foreign Member, The Royal Norwegian Society of Sciences and Letters (Natural Sciences), 2004 -present

  • ADAMHA Research Scientist Award, National Institute of Mental Health, 1994 -1999

  • ADAMHA Research Scientist Development Award, National Institute of Mental Health, 1989 -1994

  • Research Career Development Award, National Institutes of Health, 1984 -1989

  • NATO Postdoctoral Fellowship in Science, 1981-1982

  • NIH National Research Service Award, 1979 -1981

  • Ontario Graduate Fellowship, 1972-1974

  • Elected Phi Beta Kappa, 1971

  • National Science Foundation Summer Research Fellowship, 1969