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Presidential Column

Confidentiality, Privacy, and Institutional Review Boards

International efforts to protect the privacy of people participating in scientific studies have created considerable confusion among researchers, according to guest columnist Anthony E. Kelly, who says emerging regulations will add new complexities to data management and informed consent. ... More>


Call for Nominations: Psychonomic Society Early Career Award

The Psychonomic Society Early Career Award was established as an annual award to honor the distinguished research accomplishments of our early career members and fellows. Each year, up to four […]... More>


38th Annual National Institute on the Teaching of Psychology

January 3–6, 2016 TradeWinds Island Grand Resort, St. Pete Beach, Florida Co-sponsored by: Association for Psychological Science University of South Florida Department of Psychology Registration is limited to 375 participants; […]... More>


Cover Story

The Digital Lab

In the spirit of the “March Madness” college basketball tournament in the United States, the Observer pays its annual tribute to the latest innovations in psychological science methodology. This year, scientists share their experiences using social media, smartphones, open-source software, and other implements of the Internet age to broaden their data sets and speed up their analyses. ... More>


Letter/Observer Forum

A Word of Caution About Comparing Different Populations

The lead article in the January 2015 Observer, “Talkin’ About Your Generation,” is about purported generational differences in attitudes, values, and self-perception that were found in several large-scale studies. The […]... More>