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World Congress – Speakers Register ASAP. Early Registration Rate Ends on May 31st

May 20, 2017|

The 5th World Congress on Positive Psychology promises to be the premier event to build collaborations and share progress in the science of positive psychology and its evidence-based practice.

The World Congress will feature a broad and innovative line up of compelling invited speakers as well as a dynamic submitted program from scientists and practitioners around the globe.   You can review the full Congress program […]

Call for Submissions: Clinical Applications of Positive Psychology, An International Perspective

May 15, 2017|

The Positive Clinical Psychology Division of the International Positive Psychology Association is starting a new peer-reviewed publication: Clinical Applications of Positive Psychology: An International Perspective.  The publication is intended to be an international forum that focuses on the intersection of positive psychology theory and research and evidence-based clinical practice. Submissions can include empirical research and integrative reviews that emphasize clinical […]

World Well-Being Project hiring Research Coordinator

May 8, 2017|

The World Well-being Project, located at the University of Pennsylvania’s Positive Psychology Center, is hiring a part-time Research Coordinator.

This role includes administrative responsibilities, IRB management, and communications projects, among other responsibilities.

To view the full job description and apply, see the official posting.

PhD and Post-doc Positions on Positive Emotions at the University of Amsterdam

May 8, 2017|

Applications are open until May 25.

One 4-year postdoctoral position and two 4-year PhD student positions are available with Dr. Disa Sauter at the University of Amsterdam, as part of a European Research Council-funded project: An Empirical Foundation for Understanding Positive Emotions. This project is also associated with the Amsterdam Interdisciplinary Centre for Emotion (AICE).

In the postdoctoral position, the candidate “will examine […]

Wellbeing & Mental Health in Education Conference

April 9, 2017|

The International Positive Education Network (IPEN) and the University of Buckingham will host ‘The Ultimate Wellbeing & Mental Health in Education Conference’ on May 5, 2017 in London.

Participants will hear from a wide variety of expert speakers on topics like character development, mental health, behavior change, and wellbeing education around the world. Teachers and headmasters are particularly encouraged to […]

Call for Mentors and Workshop Proposals for SIPPA Mentoring Event

March 9, 2017|

IPPA’s Student Division (SIPPA) has an opportunity for members to actively support the next generation of positive psychology researchers and practitioners at SIPPA’s Mentor event at the Fifth World Congress on Positive Psychology.

Student members of IPPA will present the SIPPA Mentoring Event on Friday, July 14th from 7 – 8:30 pm. This year, in addition to facilitating traditional mentor/mentee […]

News from SIPPA’s Mentoring Team!

March 9, 2017|

You are invited to present at our Mentor event at the Fifth World Congress on Positive Psychology in Montreal, July 14th 7-8:30pm!  This event does not conflict with any other event at the congress. Join in this opportunity to actively contribute to the field and encourage the next generation of positive psychology researchers and practitioners.  This year we want […]

Seeking Editorial Board Members for New Clinical Division Publication

March 7, 2017|

The IPPA Clinical Division is seeking nominations for an Associate Editor and 10-12 Editorial Board members for its peer-reviewed newsletter: Clinical Applications of Positive Psychology: An International Perspective.  These positions will be for a two-year term. The Associate Editor will be assigned submissions to manage by the Editor. Editorial Board members will be asked to review submissions assigned to them within […]

University of Buckingham to Become a Positive University

March 6, 2017|

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Queen Mary University of London hiring Assistant Professor

March 5, 2017|

Queen Mary University of London is now hiring a permanent Assistant Professor (lecturer) in the Department of Biological and Experimental Psychology. They are seeking a candidate with a research focus on Positive Psychology and Well-Being.

Apply by March 28.

For more information and to submit your application, visit this page.