James L. Gibson Elected to South African Academy

James L. Gibson Elected to South African Academy James L. Gibson, the Sidney W. Souers Professor of Government in Arts & Sciences, has been elected to the Academy of Science of South Africa as an Honorary Foreign Associate. In South Africa, Gibson holds the position of Professor Extraordinary in Political Science at Stellenbosch University. He… Read More James L. Gibson Elected to South African Academy

Recognition for Ervin Staub in fields relating to genocide and mass violence

Recognition for Ervin Staub in fields relating to genocide and mass violence After winning ISPP’s Alexander George Book Award in 2012 for Overcoming Evil: Genocide, Violent Conflict and Terrorism, Ervin Staub’s book won the 2013 Ursula Gielen Global Psychology Book Award of the International Psychology Division of the American Psychological Association for significant and fundamental… Read More Recognition for Ervin Staub in fields relating to genocide and mass violence

Social psychology academics play a key role in welfare reform in Queensland

Social psychology academics play a key role in welfare reform in Queensland Social psychology academics at the Australian National University, Canberra have played a key role in the evaluation of the Cape York Welfare Reform (CYWR).  The CYWR is a package of policy initiatives introduced in 2008 designed to address the deterioration of social and… Read More Social psychology academics play a key role in welfare reform in Queensland