The Society for Personality and Social Psychology’s Annual Convention is the premier international event for more than 3500 social and personality psychologists. Attendees from academia, non-profit, government, and private sectors present and discuss research, network and collaborate on projects, and pursue professional development while advancing science and pedagogy in the field.
** The in-person Annual Convention in Austin has been cancelled. SPSP will instead hold a completely virtual event
in February 2021. **
** Programming submissions accepted June 30 to August 4, 2020 ** Learn more
This smaller event allows for connections, discussions, and potential collaborations around a specific theme that crosses the sub-disciplines of social and personality psychology.
- Modeling and Analyzing the Dynamics of Motivation, Affect, and Social Interaction
- Addressing Health Disparities with Social and Personality Psychology
July 8 – 10, 2020 JULY 6 - 8, 2021
Founded in 1978 by a group of social psychologists at the University of Georgia, the Society of Southeastern Social Psychologists (SSSP) boasts a membership of over 400 students, faculty, and professional psychologists throughout the United States.
Division 8 of the American Psychological Association is dedicated to supporting programming and activities for those interested in social and personality psychology.
August 6 – 9, 2020
Washington, DC Virtual
Offered to pre-doctoral, graduate, and undergraduate students, these programs offer unique experiences focused on education, hands-on training, networking, and research.
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