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Register for POS Gathering at Academy of Management Meeting 2017

July 5, 2017|

On August 6, 2017 at the Academy of Management’s Annual Meeting, there will be a gathering of Positive Organizational Scholarship (POS) scholars over breakfast. This yearly gathering is held to foster community and collaboration among POS scholars.

There is no additional fee to attend, but pre-registration is requested. Registration for this gathering is available through the Center for Positive Organizations at the University of […]

Research Fellowships at the Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues

July 5, 2017|

The Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues at the University of Birmingham is now hiring for 8 research fellowship positions. Aspiring academics and those with recent PhDs in psychology, philosophy, or education are encouraged to apply (a PhD is not required).

The application will close on July 18, 2017, and interviews will be held at the end of July. The […]

Sign up for SIPPA Mentoring Event at the Fifth World Congress

June 15, 2017|


The Student Division of IPPA (SIPPA) has released the full program for their Student Mentoring and Professional Development Event at the Fifth World Congress on Positive Psychology. The event will take place on Friday, July 14, from 7 – 8:30 PM.
UPDATE: Registration for this event is currently full. Please plan to connect with SIPPA at the division’s business meeting on […]

Volunteer at IPPA’s Fifth World Congress on Positive Psychology

June 14, 2017|

We’re seeking volunteers for the upcoming Fifth World Congress on Positive Psychology at the Palais de Congres in Montreal! From Welcoming Ambassadors to Session Hosts, please consider giving your time and talents to help make this Congress the best yet. We have a variety of opportunities within approximately two hour shifts, such as:

serving as hosts and room monitors for workshops and various […]

Conference on Positive Psychology in the French-Speaking World

June 9, 2017|

Positive Psychology in the French-Speaking World: Perspectives and Prospects will be held at the Université du Québec à Montréal on July 12, 2017. This is the first in an event series. The program will feature both Canadian and European Francophone researchers and practitioners, including presentations by IPPA Board Members Ilona Boniwell and Charles Martin-Krumm.

Conference organizers have launched a website […]

The Positive Health & Wellness Division Guide to the World Congress

June 9, 2017|

The International Positive Psychology Association’s Fifth World Congress is right around the corner! The Positive Health & Wellness Division (PH&W) has compiled a short list of health and wellbeing-related events at the World Congress that may be useful as you start planning which sessions to attend. You can download the guide here. For the full session descriptions, please visit […]

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 […]

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.

Notably, the Opening Session will feature a Conversation with Dr. Daniel Kahneman and the presentation […]