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SPSSI 2018 Summer Conference Registration

Bridges to Justice: Building Coalitions and Collaborations Within and Beyond Psychology

June 29 - July 1, 2018
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Click here to read more and register.

SPSSI is also offering various conference travel funding opportunities. Read more here. Application deadline: April 20, 2018






Congratulations to Alice Eagly, SPSSI's 2018 Kurt Lewin Award Winner

Her keynote address, "The Shaping of Science by Ideology: How Feminism Inspired, Led, and Constrained Scientific Understanding of Sex and Gender" will be featured at the 2018 SPSSI Summer Conference in Pittsburgh, PA. Don’t miss it!

Read more about Dr. Eagly here. 






SPSSI Advocates to Preserve Federal Student Grant & Loan Programs 

On February 8, 2018, 21 representatives of SPSSI took to Capitol Hill to talk about student grant and loan programs that make higher education more accessible and affordable, especially for historically underserved students.

For materials from this event, please click here






Upcoming Deadlines

June 1st – Louise Kidder Early Career Award

June 15th - Gordon Allport Intergroup Relations Prize





SPSSI 2018 in Pittsburgh

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

JSI Call for Proposals

The Journal of Social Issues (JSI) and special issue editors Dr. Karim Bettache and Prof. Chi-yue Chiu seek papers for an upcoming special issue on the Social Psychology of Neoliberalism. Read more here. 

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