Observer Article

Style and Substance: Twelve Tips for a Better Job Talk

The one-day interview that is a rite of passage for all academic job candidates can feel more like an endurance test than anything else. The key event in this day […]... More>


Cover Story

Thinking It Over: fMRI and Psychological Science

In 1880 an Italian peasant named Bertino survived a horrific accident that cracked open his skull and left sections of his brain exposed. Surprisingly Bertino felt fine, even though one […]... More>


Presidential Column

Presidential Column: Reaching for Relevance

Twenty-five years ago, when I was in graduate school, my advisor received a phone call from a newspaper reporter. My advisor had just received a large grant from the National […]... More>


Observation

Research on National Character Dispels Personality Stereotypes

How many Americans does it take to replace a light bulb? None—they just ask a Canadian to do it. For many, this punch line elicits a few chuckles (from the […]... More>


Observer Article

APS Welcomes New Officers

The conclusion of the 18th Annual APS convention not only represented an achievement in the sharing of psychological science, but it also marked the induction of new APS officers. Morton […]... More>