Welcome to the BPS Social Psychology Section!
The Social Psychology Section is part of the British Psychological Society (BPS), which is a non-profit-making educational and professional organisation for psychologists in the UK.The Social Psychology Section was founded in 1953 and is now a thriving community of social psychologists.
As a section of the British Psychological Society (BPS), it receives financial support from the Society and it is represented on major BPS committees and at BPS conferences.
In the current socio-political context of education and research fundings cuts, where disciplines compete for the recognition of their societal and academic value, it is more important than ever that social psychology has a strong and distinctive voice
The Social Psychology section aims to:
Achieving our Aims:
The Social Psychology Section aims to meet the objectives above through the following activities:
The Social Psychology Section has an elected committee and chair who manage and run section activities, such as the Social Psychology Annual Conference.
Chair and Council/Research Board representative: Abigail Locke (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Honorary Secretary: Sharon Coen (email@example.com)
Treasurer: Dora Brown (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Social Psychological Review (SPR) editor: Claire Campbell (email@example.com)
SPR Book Review Editor: Beth Richardson (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Conference officer Jane Montague (email@example.com)
Press Officer: Carrie Childs (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Website officer: Kirsty Budds (email@example.com)
Impact Workshop Co-ordinator: Caroline Howarth (C.S.Howarth@lse.ac.uk)
Postgraduate officer: Daniel Jolley (Dj93@kent.ac.uk)
Ordinary Member: Dennis Nigbur (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Ordinary Member: Chris Walton (email@example.com)