Frank McAndrew is the Cornelia H. Dudley Professor of Psychology at Knox College where he has twice received the Philip Green Wright-Lombard College Prize for Distinguished Teaching as well as the Caterpillar Faculty Achievement Award. He has also been nominated for the prestigious CASE U.S. Professor of the Year Award.
He is an elected Fellow of:
The Association for Psychological Science
The Society for Personality and Social Psychology
The Society of Experimental Social Psychology, The Midwestern Psychological Association (Charter Fellow)
Professor McAndrew is well-known as a purveyor of psychological science to lay audiences. His blog at Psychology Today Magazine and his other op-ed articles have attracted over twenty-five million readers, and many of his essays have been used in SAT prep courses or been included in textbooks and online teaching resources as models of engaging writing for students looking to improve their English language skills. One of his essays even appeared in the playbill of a play performed in London's West End at the Vaudeville Theater.
Frank is regarded as one of the key individuals in the history of environmental psychology. Over the course of his career his research has been featured in thousands of media outlets such as Time, The New Yorker, PBS NewsHour, NPR, FOX News, the BBC, CNN, MSNBC, The Guardian, the Atlantic, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, the Washington Post, and NBC's TODAY Show – and it has been shared on Twitter by journalists such as Arianna Huffington and lampooned on television by comedians Jay Leno & Conan O'Brien. He is a frequent guest on TV & radio news & talk programs, and he has lectured widely throughout the United States and in countries ranging alphabetically from Denmark to Tanzania.