CONGRATULATIONS to Prof Julie Fitness who is President-elect and will assume the role of President of SASP after the AGM at the 2019 conference in Sydney. 


CALL FOR SASP SECRETARY NOMINATIONS: The Secretary position was to be held by Lucy Zinkwieicz who sadly passed away.  SASP is seeking new nominations please contact by the 17th August, 2018. Information about the role is outlined in the SASP constitution available on the SASP website.


CALL FOR SASP NEWSLETTER/DIGITAL OFFICER NOMINATIONS: SASP will soon be communicating in new ways to members and the broader community. SASP is interested in nominations for both the positions of NEWSLETTER EDITOR/S (THANKS TO CURRENT EDITORS REBECCA PINKUS & LENNY VARTANIAN) and a new DIGITAL OFFICER which may suit a PhD or ECR who will have responsibility for developing and sending SASP-relevant messages (with support from SASP members and the executive committee) to a wider community at a frequency of approx. once a week. Please contact by the 17th August, 2018.


CONGRATULATIONS to Prof. Jolanda Jetten, UQ, former President and long term member of SASP, for her being awarded an ARC Laureate Fellowship. This achievement is outstanding and will grow social psychology research and help showcase and promote the field. Congratulations to other SASP members who also had ARC projects funded in the latest announcement round.