Observer Article

The (Mis)organization of Psychology

Psychology is divided into areas such as biological psychology, clinical psychology, cognitive psychology, developmental psychology, industrial/organizational psychology, social psychology, personality psychology, and so forth. Departments often organize their professors in […]... More>


Observer Article

APS Fellows Chosen for the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

From the Founding Fathers to the recent inductees, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences has, as George Washington wrote, “a high reputation” across many disciplines. In 2000, three Fellows […]... More>


Member Article

Absolute Focus on Research

In 1997 I left a position as an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the MCP Hahnemann University School of Medicine to join RAND, a private, non-profit corporation that seeks to […]... More>