ISPP Academy

ISPP Academy

2021 ISPP Academy

The 2021 ISPP Academy (formerly ISPP Summer Academy) is scheduled to be held VIRTUALLY 8-10 July 2021.

The inaugural International Society of Political Psychology – Summer Academy was launched with great success in 2011, just prior to the annual meeting in Istanbul, Turkey. The application process for the 11th annual ISPP Academy, to be held in conjunction with the 2021 Annual Meeting ONLINE, is NOW CLOSED. Please check back for information about the 2022 ISPP Academy and application process.

The ISPP Academy is designed as a three-day workshop, to be held each year immediately prior to the ISPP annual meeting, and aims to train interested faculty and students in both foundational and cutting-edge research in the area of political psychology. The ISPP Academy’s central objective is to spread interest and promote training in political psychology around the world. Holding the ISPP Academy in conjunction with the ISPP conference provides its fellows a unique opportunity to engage with a truly international mix of participants. The registration fee for the 2021 ISPP Academy will be USD$250. The ISPP Academy Fellows will also receive membership in ISPP for one year, and a 50% discount on registration for the 2021 ISPP Annual Meeting, which is already calculated in the registration prices paid for the ISPP Academy.

The application process for the 2021 ISPP Academy is NOW CLOSED.

To apply:

1. Complete an application form.

2. Send a short CV to Gizem Arikan, ISPP Academy Director

To receive full consideration, please submit your application materials for 2021 by 12PM EST on February 15th, 2021. Applications received after this date may not be considered.

The lectures at the ISPP Academy will be delivered in English.

You can view a listing of 2020’s instructors HERE; 2019’s instructors HERE; 2018’s courses and instructors HERE; 2017’s courses and instructors HERE; and 2016’s HERE.

Please also visit the ISPP Academy Facebook page at

For questions about the ISPP Academy, please contact Gizem Arikan, ISPP Academy Director, or ISPP’s Central Office.

Email Gizem Arikan, ISPP Academy Director
Email the Central Office