Observer Article

Increasing Student Involvement at WPA

This year’s annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association marked the inaugural meeting of the WPA Student Council of Representatives. The creation of the Student Council is the latest in […]... More>


Observer Article

At the Intersection of Psychology and Medicine

Editor’s Note: The following column is from a presentation by Siegfried Streufert and Usha Satish at the 2003 annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association. The more than 40-year-old behavioral […]... More>


Observer Article

MBA Student Stereotypes ‘Entirely Accurate’: Latham Motivates with Social Science Research

Part of Gary Latham’s job is to teach MBA students to appreciate and value social science research. Latham, of the University of Toronto, discussed his experience at the annual meeting […]... More>


Observer Article

Psychologists in Non-Traditional Academic Departments

Re-engineering Social Encounters By Robert Kraut Robert Kraut is the Herbert A. Simon Professor of Human Computer Interaction and Social Psychology at Carnegie Mellon University. He received his PhD in […]... More>


Letter/Observer Forum

Re: ‘Accreditation helps …’

In her article, “Accreditation helps researchers and sub-jects alike” (Observer, May 2003), Majorie A. Speers, executive director of the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs, Inc., in […]... More>