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ISIR talks!

This is a growing list of the awesome talks we had in Graz, which authors have kindly made available via figshare. Please cite them if you use this reference! Kazi, Smaragda (2015): Embedding Cognizance in Intellectual Development. 10.6084/m9.figshare.1299354 Latvala, Antti [...]

January 10, 2015 News
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2014 Best Student Methodology Presentation: Paulette Flore

Paulette Flore Biosketch: Paulette grew up in Heerjansdam, the Netherlands. In 2013 she completed her Research Master in Social and Behavioral Sciences at Tilburg University, with a minor in methodology and statistics. Currently she works as a PhD candidate at Tilburg [...]

December 24, 2014 Awards, News, Student Awards
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2014 Lifetime Achievement Award: Ian Deary

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 [...]

December 14, 2014 Awards, Lifetime Achievement Awards, News
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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 [...]

December 1, 2014 News
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Tweeting Graz #IQ2014

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 [...]

October 21, 2014 News
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Consensus emerging: Intelligence is central to cognition, and critical to our future

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 [...]

September 22, 2014 News
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Art Jensen’s Archives… Now (mostly) online!!

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 News
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Impact factor up!

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 News
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What is life like with IQ 70, or 170?

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 [...]

July 14, 2014 News
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Is Chimp IQ similar to human IQ? First steps show it is heritable.

Intelligence features in this month’s National Geographic The data are from one of the first heritability studies of IQ in chimpanzees. Chimps have a “g” factor, and aspects of it are linked to relatedness among individuals – i.e., appear to be transmitted [...]

July 13, 2014 News