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The Most Assigned Psych Textbooks

The Open Syllabus Project (OSP) has collected and analyzed seven million English-language syllabi from 80 countries. A total of 193,201 of these syllabi are from psychology courses. Let’s take a look and see what we can learn. Three of the…


One Small Step for IO

Getting to Mars is going to take teamwork. Project FUSION, lead by IO psychologist Dorothy Carter, is figuring out what that really means. Successful communication and collaboration among multiple teams will be an essential part of deep space travel, and…


The High Cost of Perfectionism

What they found was that employees experiencing imposter phenomenon are more likely to have conflict with work and family roles because they are emotionally exhausted, and they tend to be less satisfied with family life because of it.Society for Industrial-Organizational…



Gelman’s Advice on Writing Research Articles

Some silly but useful advice: go through and remove all contentless words and phrases, such as: – “Of course” – “Note that” – “Interestingly” – “very” – “nice” – “We can see that” – “It is important to note that”…


Sad News

Sad news out of Italy. Blair John, a doctoral student in IO Psych at St. Mary’s University, was found dead in the Po River in Turin, Italy, alongside his friend, a diplomat, named Alrae Keiorn Ramsey. Mr. John was originally…



What (Else) Can I Do With an IO Psych Degree?

Answer #2,967: Become the Chief Customer Officer for Bank of the West. Kyle Groff, who earned a Ph.D. and an M.A. in IO Psych from the University of South Florida, moved to the Bank of the West position after fulfilling…


IAT Blues

In recent years, a series of studies have led to significant concerns about the IAT’s reliability and validity. These findings, raising basic scientific questions about what the test actually does, can explain why trainings based on the IAT have failed…


Mother & Son Graduate with IO Degrees

Watching a loved one graduate with their master’s degree is an exciting moment for any parent, but just imagine getting to graduate right next to your child.Ashlee Larrison Read more here.