The Society for the
Study of Social Issues






What is SPSSI?

Want to learn more about The Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues? Watch this video to learn about who we are and what we do in under 90 seconds! 




Congratulations to SPSSI's 2017 Louise Kidder Early Career Award Recipient, Cynthia Najdowski

This award is given to recognize social issues researchers who have made substantial contributions to the field early in their careers. To read more about Cynthia, click here.




Congratulations to our newly elected leaders!

SPSSI would like to congratulate our new President-Elect, Dr. Elizabeth Cole; our newly elected council representatives Dr. Adrienne Carter-Sowell, Dr. Katya Migacheva, Dr. Kimberly Kahn and Dr. Mary Murphy and our re-elected APA Division 9 Representative Dr. Kim Case. 





SPSSI Summer Conference 2017 - Albuquerque

Thank you to all who attended our 2017 Summer Conference "Entre los individuos, como entre las naciones, el respeto al derecho ajeno es la paz" (Among individuals, as among nations, respect for the rights of others is peace) in Albuquerque, New Mexico. 

 For the agenda, click here.

Photos are posted on our Facebook page! 



Save the Date - SPSSI 2018 in Pittsburgh

SPSSI's 2018 Summer Conference will take place June 29-July 1, 2018 in Pittsburgh, PA. 

SPSSI at APA Convention

2017 APA Convention, Washington DC
SPSSI Programming - At a Glance (Sponsored and Co-Sponsored Events)

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Research that produces nothing but books will not suffice.
                                                                                                                    - Kurt Lewin