Serving on the board of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology would not only be a great honor, but also an opportunity to make a contribution to the discipline of social psychology and the outstanding network of scholars associated with social and personality psychology.  I have been an academic psychologist for two decades now and am committed to working towards ensuring that our
EDUCATION University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Ph.D. Social Psychology University of Belgrano, Ph.D. Clinical Psychology National University of La Plata, Prof. in Letters Catholic University of La Plata, Lic. in Psychology POSITIONS Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; Department of Business Administration, College of Business, Carle-Illinois Medical School, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2007-present.
I gave my first symposium presentation at the first SPSP meeting in Nashville in 2000 as a newly minted Ph.D. At the time, SPSP promised to be a new beginning for social and personality psychologists -- smaller and more focused compared to APS, and more inclusive and horizontal compared to SESP.
EDUCATION Ph.D., Psychology, Columbia University, NY, NY, 1999 M. A., Psychology, Columbia University, NY, NY, 1995 B. A., Psychology and Political Science, Bogaziçi University, Istanbul, Turkey, 1992 POSITIONS HELD Professor, Department of Psychology, UC-Berkeley, 2015-present Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, UC-Berkeley, 2009-2015 Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, UC-Berkeley, 2002-2009 Post-doc, Department of Psychology, Columbia University, NY, NY, 1999-2002 HONORS & AWARDS
Jeffry A. Simpson POSITIONS Professor, University of Minnesota, 2004-present Director, Doctoral Minor in Interpersonal Relationships Research, University of Minnesota, 2006-present Adjunct Professor, Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, 2008-present  Adjunct Professor, Department of Communication, University of Minnesota, 2012-present                                                  Professor, Texas A&M University, 1997-2004 Associate Professor, Texas A&M University, 1992-1997 Assistant Professor, Texas A&M University, 1987-1992
SPSP seeks volunteers for its various committees described below to start in 2018. Committee work is a great opportunity to network within the field and promote values and activities important to SPSP members. Members who have received their PhD are encouraged to review the volunteer opportunities and, if interested, submit their nomination at