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New AJSP Editorial Team for 2018-2019

February 6, 2018 3:55 pm Susumu Yamaguchi completed his successful term as Editor-in-Chief of Asian Journal of Social Psychology (AJSP) last December 2017. The committee to search for the next Editor-in-Chief has recommended Allan B. I. Bernardo (University of Macau; Past President of AASP) to take over the editorship. The new Editor-in-Chief has decided to share chief editor duties with... View Article

AASP 12th Biennial Conference in Auckland (2017)

February 1, 2018 8:04 pm The 12th Conference of AASP was held at Massey University in Albany (on the North Shore of Auckland) August 26-28, 2017.  AASP’s “Summer” School was hosted there as well Aug 22-25 (it was actually a winter school as August is winter in the Southern hemisphere). The conference was attended by over 300 international delegates from... View Article

June 2017 Newsletter from the President

June 26, 2017 8:47 am Message from the President During the first half of 2017, AASP energies and resources were focused on preparing for the Biennial Conference to be held in Auckland, New Zealand in August 2017. Our members, including our student members, focused on preparing abstracts for the oral and poster presentations, and those whose abstracts were accepted are now busy finalizing their respective presentations.... View Article

December 2016 Newsletter from the President Allan B I Bernardo

January 2, 2017 11:15 am As 2016 comes to a close, I would like to take time to report on some of the recent activities that the AASP had undertaken for its members and target communities of social psychology scholars in Asia. Many of the activities of the AASP implemented during the second half of 2016 arose from discussions during... View Article

AASP 2017 in Auckland, New Zealand August 26-28

July 29, 2016 8:16 pm POSTED: 30 July 2016 The theme of the 12th biennial, 2017 AASP conference in Auckland, New Zealand, August 26-28 is “Making a Difference with Social Science: Teaching and Research that Addresses Social Issues and Cultivates Self Refinement”. Building from dialogues opened up by AASP’s Special Issues on Action-oriented and Applied Social Psychology in the Journal... View Article

June 2016 Newsletter from the President

July 23, 2016 4:45 pm June 2016 Newsletter 17 from the President Allan B I Bernardo When 2016 started, AASP saw a dramatic rise in its membership. Because of the successful attendance in the 2015 Conference in Cebu combined with the new structure of membership fees, the Association’s membership numbers are at its highest in a very long time. The... View Article

December 2015 Newsletter from the President

January 13, 2016 6:12 pm The Asian Association of Social Psychology has much to celebrate as 2015 comes to a close. Twenty years after the very inaugural AASP Conference in Chung-Chi College at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, the AASP held what is perhaps the biggest ever AASP Conference in Cebu City, the Philippines. As President of the AASP,... View Article

August 2015 Newsletter

August 10, 2015 9:59 pm James Liu’s Final Newsletter Address as AASP President. Time flies, and I will soon be coming to the end of my term as AASP President. I will happily hand over Presidency of the Association to my dear friend and colleague Allan Bernardo of the University of Macau. Allan and I will formally welcome Emiko Kashima of LaTrobe University, who was the sole nominee... View Article

New Website for AASP in 2015

April 12, 2015 9:17 am The big news from AASP in February 2015 is the development of the new AASP website at www.asiansocialpsych.org. For years, we have had trouble with membership, because it has been managed through the publisher of Asian Journal of Social Psychology (AJSP). Starting in February, 2015, AASP will be able to handle membership directly, online through... View Article

News From Beijing – Cooperation Between AASP and BNU

September 14, 2014 2:11 pm Beijing Normal University (BNU) signed an agreement to join the Asian Association of Social Psychology (AASP) as a publisher of the Asian Journal of Social Psychology (AJSP) on September 24, 2014. The ceremony was attended by Prof. James H. Liu, President of AASP, Prof. Geng Yang, vice-principal of BNU, Prof. Jia Liu, Dean of the... View Article