SPSSI Policy Director
Gabriel Twose joined SPSSI in December, 2012. As policy director, he is responsible for compiling relevant psychological research and disseminating it among the policy community, aiming to ensure that legislation is informed by science. Additionally, he works to raise awareness of policy implications among psychologists, and increase their role in advocacy and other policy-related work.
Prior to starting at SPSSI, Gabe worked at the Public Interest Directorate of the American Psychological Association, where he focused on topics such as health disparities, human rights, human trafficking, and the participation of minority groups in science. He has also worked with organizations such as the International Center for Transitional Justice in Liberia and the Center for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation in South Africa. He received his PhD in social psychology from Clark University in 2012, where he wrote his dissertation on the Liberian Truth and Reconciliation Commission.