Asha Ganesan is currently a third-year doctoral student at the University of Sydney – but it wasn’t a given that she would choose to pursue her graduate studies in Australia. The trajectory of her academic career was moulded by her attendance at the 2014 SPSP Annual Convention. Asha shared with us her experience approaching Dr.
Sitting down with a cup of coffee, you check your morning feed on your phone.  But something’s missing in your life.  Something you came across online and forgot to save, something about guilt. Aha, there it is. If you haven’t swung by the SPSP blog, Character & Context, recently – it’s definitely worth a visit. From discussions of recent research to responding to current events, Character & Context features a mix of original and recently published posts relating to personality and social psychology.
Applying for an SPSP Small Research Grant: Questions the Reviewers Consider and Exemplary Applications The SPSP Small Research Grants Program is accepting applications for the summer 2017 cycle now through April 15. The program supports research for post-Ph.D. members who do not otherwise have the same amount of institutional resources to support a sustained record of external funding. Applicants have the opportunity to receive up to $1,500 in funding to support relatively inexpensive, well-powered studies.
SPSP member Dr. David Neal was featured in a recent issue of “Why Social Science?”, a project of the Consortium of Social Science Associations (COSSA). With the project, COSSA aims to share the benefits and contributions of federally-funded social and behavioral science research with the public and encourage its widespread use for tackling challenges of national importance. 
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Odetta, The Handbook of Social Psychology 1968, and The Unconscious Mahzarin R. Banaji Harvard University Comments offered on the occasion of the Donald Campbell Award, Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Antonio, January 20, 2017