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SPSSI 's Dalmas Taylor Memorial Summer Policy Fellowship

This fellowship is administered in conjunction with APA and the APA Minority Fellowship Program. It provides an opportunity for a graduate student of color to work on public policy issues in Washington, DC. Application deadline: March 10, 2018. Read more.





Welcome to Dr. Chris Aberson!

SPSSI's Analyses of Social Issues and Public Policy Editor 2018-2020

Dr. Chris Aberson is Professor of Psychology at Humboldt State University where he has taught since 2000. He earned his B.A. in Psychology at California State University, Northridge and his Ph.D. at the Claremont Graduate University in 1999 with a focus in Social and Quantitative Psychology. Learn more about ASAP here. 





Upcoming Congressional Seminar on Genocide

Please join SPSSI at 12:00 pm Eastern on Friday, March 9th, 2018, for a congressional seminar with Dr. Johanna Vollhardt of Clark University. The seminar will be streamed on Facebook Live and will focus on the topic of genocide prevention and post-conflict reconciliation. Contact SPSSI Policy Director Sarah Mancoll if you are interested in attending the seminar in person. 





Upcoming Deadlines

SPSSI Speaker at the National Institute for Teaching of Psychology: Feb 20, 2018

The Otto Klineberg Intercultural and International Relations Award: Mar 1, 2018



SPSSI 2018 in Pittsburgh

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

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