International Society of Political Psychology

ISPP Early Career Committee (formerly the Junior Scholars Committee)

We would love to hear from you! Email the ECC and we will get back to you as soon as we can!

Call for Early Career Committee Officers 2016-17

The current ISPP Early Career Committee (ECC) is now accepting applications to the 2016-2017 ECC. By working with members of the ISPP, organizing events at the annual meeting, and maintaining several online sites that facilitate communication across the discipline, the ECC is an integral part of the ISPP community.

This is an excellent opportunity to meet and work with other members of ISPP, provide input into the ECC, and enhance your curriculum vitae with international committee experience. To apply, email a curriculum vitae and a brief (max. 200 word) statement of your interest in the ECC and the ECC position(s) that are of most interest to you to the ECC by April 30, 2016.

For more information about the positions please see THIS DOCUMENT or contact the ECC.


July 2015-July 2016

Committee Chair

Sanne Rijkhoff

Portland State University, USA


Ex-Officio Chair

Laura Taylor

Queen's University Belfast, Northern Ireland


Chair-Elect

Shelley McKeown Jones

University of Bristol, United Kingdom


Mentorship Program

Stavroula Chrona

University of Surrey, United Kingdom



Thia Sagherian Dickey

Queen's University Belfast, Northern Ireland


ECC Newsletter

Kevin McNicholl

Queen's University Belfast, Northern Ireland



Elif Sandal Onal

Istanbul Bilgi University, Turkey


Professional Development

Gary Smith

University of Central Florida, USA

Emma O'Dwyer

Kingston University, United Kingdom


ECC Blog & Web Resources

Kanika Rakhra

Jawaharlal Nehru University, India



Kulani Panapitiya Dias

Princeton University, USA