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BRAIN POWER TODAY: SCIENTISTS STUDY THE HEALING POWER OF SEX 02.09.2017 After years fighting to conduct sexual psychophysiology research at traditional universities in the USA, Nicole Prause finally founded a company to run her grant testing the health benefits of partnered genital stimulation. With fellow SPR member Greg Siegle and brain stimulation expert Marco Iacboni, the Today Show covered … Read more…
MUSIC & EYE-TRACKING – WHAT EYE MOVEMENTS, PUPIL DILATION, AND BLINKING ACTIVITY TELL US ABOUT MUSICAL PROCESSING 02.06.2017 We are very pleased to announce the call for abstract submissions to the conference on “Music and Eye-tracking“ (MET), which will be held 17th-18th of August 2017 at the Max-Planck-Institute for Empirical Aesthetics in Frankfurt, Germany. Our goal is to bring together the leading experts from psychology, all … Read more…
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS 2017: JACOBS FOUNDATION RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM 02.02.2017 Deadline for submission: March 31, 2017 The Jacobs Foundation is pleased to announce the 2017 call for applications for its Research Fellowship Program. The Jacobs Foundation Research Fellowship Program is an internationally open, competitive fellowship program for early and mid-career researchers focusing on child and youth development. Fellowships are … Read more…
NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION FEATURES RESEARCH FROM DR. SARAH LASZLO 01.25.2017 The National Science Foundation features the research of SPR member Sarah Laszlo. Her NSF-funded Reading Brain Project seeks to identify markers in the Event-Related Potential that can predict children’s reading outcomes years in advance. This has the potential to help make sure that children that might struggle with … Read more…
2017 EARLY CAREER AWARD NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN! 01.23.2017 Members of the Society for Psychophysiological Research are invited to submit nominations for this year’s Award for Distinguished Early Career Contributions to Psychophysiology. The period of eligibility is 8 years following the completion of doctoral training. Therefore, to be eligible for the award, a nominee must be a … Read more…
APPLICATION FOR 2017-2018 AERA CONGRESSIONAL FELLOWSHIP NOW OPEN 12.22.2016 The American Educational Research Association, a FABBS member society, is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 AERA Congressional Fellowship. The fellowship is a year-long opportunity, running from September 1st through August 31st, to use education research skills to inform public policy in a Congressional office in Washington, D.C. … Read More.
THE SOCIETY FOR AFFECTIVE SCIENCE ANNUAL CONFERENCE- APRIL 27-29, 2017 10.20.2016 The Society for Affective Science (SAS) will hold its fourth annual conference in Boston, MA from April 27-29, 2017. SPR members and their collaborators are encouraged to attend. Registration is open, and abstract submissions are due by Fri, November 18, 2016. For more information, please click here.
2015 & 2016 ANNUAL MEETING PHOTOS NOW AVAILABLE! 10.13.2016 The 2015 and 2016 Annual Meeting Photo Highlights are now available! Read more…
NPR SCIENCE FRIDAY FEATURING DR. SARAH LASZLO 09.28.2016 On April 22, 2016, Dr. Sarah Laszlo, Associate Professor of Psychology and Linguistics at Binghamton University, was interviewed on NPR Science Friday. Click here to listen to their discussion “Could ‘Brainprints’ Unlock Your Future Phone”. Read more…
FALL 2016 SPR STUDENT NEWSLETTER 08.27.2016 This newsletter is created by the SPR committee to Promote Student Interests and is sent to current student and general members. Please forward to your own students and any interested colleagues! Read more…
NEW ONLINE RESOURCE FOR PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGISTS AT PRIMARILY UNDERGRADUATE INSTITUTIONS 02.21.2016 SPR members working at primarily undergraduate institutions (PUIs) may be interested in a new, open LinkedIn group: Psychophysiology at Primarily Undergraduate Institutions. The purpose of the group is to create a community of psychophysiologists (including students) who are interested in the education and training of psychophysiologists, primarily at the undergraduate level. Read more…

Last Updated 03.29.2017