Sunday 21st December 2014,
Intelligence

2015: Albuquerque, New Mexico September 18-20

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The 2015 local hosts are Professors Rex Jung and Ron Yeo. The conference offers an unrivaled opportunity for those interested in intelligence to meet, present their research, and discuss current questions and applications. Conference Highlights View or print the Conference Flyer! LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD ADDRESS JOHN LOEHLIN, University of Texas, Austin KEYNOTE ADDRESS Understanding Human [...]

December 18, 2014 Tim Conferences, Conferences - Current 0

2014 Lifetime achievment Award: Ian Deary

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The Lifetime Achievement Award is ISIR’s highest honor, reserved for individuals who have, over their professional lifetime, substantially advanced the field of intelligence. The 2014 awardee was Professor Ian Deary Interviewed for the award, Professor Deary summed up his work as follows: “I feel like four different people in intelligence [...]

December 14, 2014 Tim Awards, Lifetime Achievement Awards, News 0

Get your paper published session at ISIR Graz

Get your paper published session at ISIR Graz

Academic publishing is a competitive field. It can be daunting for researchers starting their careers. But there are important steps that, as an Author, you can follow in preparing your manuscript for a successful publication. Hear the publisher’s perspective.” This one hour session at ISIR in Graz will have ample [...]

December 1, 2014 Tim News 0

Tweeting Graz #IQ2014

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Along with blogging, news releases and other communications, Twitter is now a significant component for sharing and bringing attention to new discoveries. The hashtag for ISIR 2014 in Graz will be #IQ2014 Feel free to append this to tweets about your preparations for the conference, and live events. If you’re [...]

October 21, 2014 Tim News 0

Consensus emerging: Intelligence is central to cognition, and critical to our future

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First, Jon Wai’s finding the next Einstein blog hosts an interview with ISIR Founder, and Lifetime achievement award winner, Douglas Detterman noting just how very important the ability of people is to our past, present, and, most importantly, to our future. And in the same week, an (open) paper in Molecular Psychiatry (pdf here) [...]

September 22, 2014 Tim News 0

Senior Lecturer Position in Quantitative Methods, Vanderbilt’s Peabody College

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The Quantitative Methods program in the Department of Psychology and Human Development of Vanderbilt’s Peabody College of Education and Human Development is searching to fill a senior lecturer position to teach introductory statistics courses at both the undergraduate and graduate level.  The appointment will likely begin in August, 2015, although [...]

September 18, 2014 Tim Job and workshop postings 0

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Cognitive Intervention (Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh)

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Applications are invited for a PDRA position commencing from October 2014. The Dunhill Medical Trust funded “Tablet for Healthy Ageing” project seeks to design, develop and then test interventions to be used with older adults using tablet PCs and related technology. The post will be for 18 months. The successful [...]

September 17, 2014 Tim Job and workshop postings 0

Art Jensen’s Archives… Now all online!!

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The Arthur Jensen archives are now online or searchable.   In total, some 37 boxes of documents of correspondence, data!, professional materials and personal materials are available. Digital material is online, and other material can be searched and located. [...]

September 15, 2014 Tim News 0

Impact factor up!

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The 2013 impact data just came out for Intelligence (the society’s journal). Articles were cited  2752 times, giving an Impact Factor of  3.162. Congratulations to our authors, reviewers, and to editor Professor Douglas Detterman!   [...]

July 30, 2014 Tim News 0

What is life like with IQ 70, or 170?

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Author Daniel Keyes passed away in June of 2014. If you’ve not seen it, you may enjoy the movie of his book “Flowers for Algernon The Oscar winning movie “Charly” follows Cliff Robertson through the scientific and human drama of an experimental treatment shifting his IQ from around 70 to over 170… [...]

July 14, 2014 Tim News 0