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Political Psychology (Section 28)

The purpose of this section to facilitate communication across subfields and disciplinary boundaries among individuals interested in the relationship between political and psychological processes.

Founded: 1993

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Section Awards

Section awards are presented during the APSA annual meeting awards ceremony. To learn more about any award listed, contact the award committee chair for the award.

All section 28. Political Psychology awards to-date »

 

Best Paper Award

The Best Paper Award is given to the most outstanding paper in political psychology delivered at the previous year’s Annual Meeting. E-mail your nominations to the members of the committee. Deadline for nominations: TBA

Award Committee

Name Affiliation Email
Christine Slaughter Princeton University [email protected]
Vivien Leung Grinell College [email protected]
Marcel Roman University of Texas at Austin [email protected]

Best Dissertation Award

The Best Dissertation Award is given for the best dissertation in political psychology filed during the previous year. To nominate a dissertation, send an electronic copy of the dissertation to the members of the committee. Self-nominations are accepted. All nominations should include a letter of support from the chair of the dissertation committee that addresses the contribution of the dissertation to the field of political psychology. Deadline for nominations: TBA

Award Committee

Name Affiliation Email
Matt Nelsen University of Chicago [email protected]
Elizabeth Connors University of South Carolina [email protected]
Matthew Hayes Rice University [email protected]

Robert E. Lane Award

The Robert E. Lane Award for the best book in political psychology published in the past year. To nominate a book for the award, send a copy of the book to each committee member. Deadline for nominations: TBA

Award Committee

Name Affiliation Email
Nichole Bauer Louisiana State University [email protected]
Ismail White Princeton University [email protected]
Tyler Reny Claremont Graduate University [email protected]

Distinguished Junior Scholar Award

The APSA Political Psychology section gives Distinguished Junior Scholar Awards as grants to junior scholars (graduate students or those no more than seven years since receiving their Ph.D) to help fund their travel to the APSA meeting. E-mail your nominations to the members of the committee.
Deadline for nominations: TBA

Award Committee

Name Affiliation Email
Chyrl Laird University of Maryland [email protected]
Nic Dias University of Pennsylvania [email protected]
Mara Ostfeld University of Michigan  [email protected]

Hazel Gaudet Erskine Career Achievement Award

This award recognizes a scholar whose lifetime scholarship and service to the profession has made an outstanding contribution to the field of political psychology. Deadline for nominations: Not awarded in 2022

Award Committee