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Location: Hyatt Regency (HR) Centennial IV

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The theme of the 2018 Advances in Cultural Psychology preconference is "Methodological and Conceptual Advancement in Cultural Psychology." Confirmed speakers include Dov Cohen, Fons  van de Vijver, Michael Varnum, Krishna Savani, and Gail Ferguson.

A data blitz will allow advanced graduate students and post-docs to present their current research, and roundtable discussions will focus on more specific topics of interest to students and faculty.

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Confirmed Speakers:

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Dov Cohen
University of Illinois

Fons van de Vijver headshot

Fons van de Vijver
Tilburg University


Michael Varnum headshot

Michael Varnum
Arizona State University

Krishna Savani headshot

Krishna Savani
Nanyang Business School

Gail Ferguson headshot

Gail Ferguson
University of Illinois

Alana Conner headshot

Alana Conner
Executive Director, Social Psychological Answers to Real-world Questions (SPARQ)

Susan Cross headshot

Susan Cross
Iowa State University



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Registration for preconferences is limited and fills quickly.
Registration is now open and will not reopen once this preconference fills.

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Data Blitz & Poster Submissions:

Deadline for submissions:  December 20th, 2017  |  Submit Here

Senior students and recent PhDs (degree received in 2014 or later) who would like to present their research in a 5-minute blitz are invited to submit an abstract for the data blitz session. Data must be collected prior to submission.

Everyone is welcome to submit an abstract to the poster session. Data must be collected prior to submission.

Questions about abstract submissions can be directed to Joanna Schug at jschug@gmail.com or Veronica Benet-Martinez at veronica.benet@upf.edu.

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Outstanding Contribution to Cultural Psychology Award:

The Outstanding Contribution to Cultural Psychology Award is designed to recognize a scholar whose work has added substantially to the body of knowledge in cultural psychology and whose sustained contributions have significantly advanced our understanding of cultural variation and/or cultural processes.

Individuals may self-nominate or be nominated by others.

Nomination materials (one letter of recommendation detailing the nominee's contributions to cultural psychology, and the nominee’s CV) should be sent in one email to Jeanne Tsai (jeanne.tsai@stanford.edu) by November 15, 2017.

Nominees must be registered for the preconference by December 1, 2017.

Awardees will be announced at the upcoming cultural psychology preconference.

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Veronica Benet-Martinez, Pompeu Fabra University
Li Jun JiQueen’s University
Joanna Schug, William & Mary
Jeanne L. Tsai, Stanford

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