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The Vision of Social Psychology

Approximately 120 Social Psychologists from across the UK met at the London School of Economics (June 12/13th) to discuss the vision, value and future of Social Psychology. The event had a number of panels devoted to diverse themes concerning the discipline’s nature and potential. Participants also considered the intellectual and institutional place of social psychology in the broader context of UK social science. The ev...

Three Fully-funded PhD studentships available for Sept 2015

We are pleased to announce that we currently have 3 fully-funded PhD studentships available for Sept 2015. The deadline is 14 July 2015. Applications must be submitted via UKPASS. Please see our PhD page for more details....

Research Investigating The Link Between Group Identification And Mental Health In Adolescents and Adults

Prof. Fabio Sani, Dr. Juliet Wakefield, and PhD. student Kirsty Miller  in the School of Psychology have been investigating the relationship between group identification (a sense of belonging to a group, coupled with a sense of commonality with the group’s members) and mental health. The research team have recently had two papers accepted for publication. The first paper (Miller, Wakefield, & Sani, 2015) will be...