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Congratulations to our new President-Elect!

Maya Tamir, PhD has been elected to serve as 2022-2023 President of the Society of Affective Science. Dr. Tamir is a professor of psychology at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. She received her PhD in social-personality psychology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and completed a post-doctoral fellowship at Stanford University. Dr. Tamir’s research…

Preconference Announcement for 2021 SAS

We are excited to announce the two Prefconferences for the upcoming 2021 SAS meeting! TWO new preconferences at 2021 SAS this year. “The Role of Emotions in Intergroup Conflict” organized by Dr. Kiera Hudson “Opening Affective Science at #2021SAS” organized by Dr. Heather Urry and Dr. Sam Parsons Preconference abstract submissions are due 2/15 (but…

2021 SAS Call for Abstracts

The Society for Affective Science (SAS) is delighted to announce its call for abstracts to be considered for the 2021 Annual Conference, held in an all-virtual format April 15-30, 2021. Please check out this page for details!

2021 SAS is going virtual!

We’re going virtual! To protect from COVID-19 & due to travel restrictions, our SAS 2021 conference will be fully virtual! Following our successful 2020 virtual event, we’ll deliver a full program of activities including on-demand materials & live interactive events showcasing state-of-the-art science and career development. We’re excited to bring the SAS community together again…

2020 SAS Virtual Conference Survey

If you haven’t already, please fill out the following post-conference survey [link]. This survey is anonymous, and would only take approximately 5-10 minutes. We would appreciate hearing from you.

Congratulations to our new President and President-Elect!

As of April 24, 2020, the President of the Society for Affective Science is Professor Barbara Fredrickson and the President-Elect is Professor Elaine Fox. SAS looks forward to the strengths and insights Professors Fredrickson and Fox will bring to these leadership roles.

2020 SAS In-Person Meeting Canceled

In light of recent policy developments and SAS’s commitment to public health practices, the Executive Committee and management of the Society have decided to cancel the in-person annual meeting of SAS. Please read this letter from our president.