Teaching and Research

Students of psychology should not rely too much on technology and forget about humanity as a consequence. This is according to Annette Karmiloff-Smith, a Professorial Research Fellow at the Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, Birkb
Eloquent and engaging scientific communicators in the mould of physicist Brian Cox make learning seem fun and easy.
Congratulations to the seven successful candidates who have been awarded bursaries as part of the Society's Postdoctoral Bursary Scheme.
The Division of Academics, Researchers and Teachers in Psychology (DARTP) promotes the professional interests of academic psychologists. DARTP aims to develop psychology as a profession and as a body of knowledge and skills.
The three-day ATP Annual conference boasts over 50 workshops to enhance your CPD on a wide range of topics from teaching and learning to current research. They offer full and half conference packages as well as one-day CPD events.
As a way of saying “Happy Holidays” the publisher John Wiley & Sons is offering Society members a 40 per cent discount on almost all its printed books. This offer will be open until 11 January 2013. For full details visit PsychSource, log in and click 'my book discount code' on the top menu to reveal your discount code.
There has been a significant rise in the number of university students suffering from serious mental illness, new research has shown.
Dr Rob Jenkins, a Chartered Psychologist from the University of Glasgow's School of Psychology, has been selected for membership of the Global Young Academy (GYA).
Stephen Gibson, Honorary Secretary of the Society's Social Psychology Section, has a letter in this week's Times Higher Education defending social psychology.
The setting up of new universities in England should result in students having more higher education opportunities.
To celebrate the launch of Psychsource, the online gateway to BPS journals, books and other key psychology literature, we shall be giving away the latest edition of an attractive psychology textbook for the next nine working days.
People are not programmed for conformity and acts of cruelty require enthusiasm as well as obedience.
In the future, students who have taken drugs that give them an advantage by increasing alertness and focus could be found out by tests.
Traditional relationship patterns are being altered as more women continue their higher educational studies.
Qualitative Research Methods will cover a wide range of methods including Qualitative Interviewing incl.
Research Dig
Thousands of psychology papers are based on data derived from questionnaires that were filled out anonymously.
Dr Stuart Whomsley is the new PR and Communications Lead for our Division of Clinical Psychology.
Coventry University has held a conference to celebrate 10 years of forensic psychology research and learning.
Leading academics are calling for a greater emphasis to be placed on the replicability of research.
Universities UK launched The Concordat to Support Research Integrity on 11 July 2012. This followed in-depth consultation with a wide range of stakeholders, including the Society.
A prestigious university award has been handed to a member of the British Psychological Society.
The Society’s Undergraduate Research Assistantship Scheme provides up to 10 researchers with the opportunity to give an undergraduate ‘hands on’ experience of research during the summer vacation.
Most attempts to interest young people in science have concentrated on making school science lessons more engaging and inclusive.
Our Undergraduate Research Assistant Award A University of Hertfordshire academic has been able to employ a promising second-year undergraduate during the summer vacation thanks to an award from the Society.
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