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 […]

Sneak Peek at IPPA Divisions’ Programming at the Fifth World Congress

May 8, 2017|

Did you know that all five of IPPA’s divisions are planning sessions at the Fifth World Congress on Positive Psychology?

Visit the online program to learn more about division sessions, including:

IPPA’s Positive Health and Wellness Division will present the Positive Health Psychology Data Extravaganza, featuring leading researchers in the field of positive health who will share their latest findings in brief, rapid-fire presentations. The Division will […]

Scientific Association of Positive Psychology (SAPP) registers in Iran

May 8, 2017|

The Scientific Association of Positive Psychology (SAPP) for the academic study of positive psychology recently registered at Arak University in Iran.

Dr. Saeed Mousavipour, Alireza Memarian (current President of IPPA’s Student Division, SIPPA), and Sajjad Molavi officially founded the society on April 10, 2017. Its founding followed a presentation by Alireza Memarian on March 7, 2017 at Arak University.

SAPP seeks […]

International Conference on Well-being in Education Systems

May 8, 2017|

The Department of Education and Learning at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI) will hold an International Conference on Well-being in Education Systems in Locarno, Switzerland from November 20 – 22, 2017.

The goals of the conference are “to help build a community of thought on the subject of well-being in education systems where views and […]

APA 2017 Convention

May 8, 2017|

The American Psychological Association (APA) will hold its annual convention in Washington, D.C. from August 3 – 6, 2017.

Registration for the convention, including special hotel rates for attendees, is now available. You can also enroll in Continuing Education workshops that will be held at the convention.

Other program details will be available online soon.



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 […]

University of Pennsylvania hiring MAPP Assistant Coordinator

May 7, 2017|

The University of Pennsylvania is now hiring a full-time Assistant Coordinator for their Master of Applied Positive Psychology (MAPP) program. The position is based at the Positive Psychology Center.

Duties include coordinating aspects of the application and admission processes, fielding questions from applicants, organizing the logistics of classes, managing the classroom environment at on-site weekends and program-related events, organizing meetings for […]

POIC Semi-finalists’ Videos Posted!

May 3, 2017|

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