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an affiliate of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology

GASP is a nonprofit scientific and professional group open to all, regardless of sexual orientation or research interest.

GASP was founded in 2001 to provide social support and professional resources to Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender students and faculty in social and personality psychology.

Listserv

Our private moderated listserve sends noncommercial postings about LGBT research and professional issues to more than 400 members worldwide.

To subscribe to the GASP listserve go to http://lists.csbs.utah.edu/listinfo/gasp.

2019 GASP Mentorship Luncheon at SPSP in Portland

  • WHEN: Friday, Friday, February 8, 12:30-1:45 PM
  • WHERE: SPSP Annual Meeting in Portland

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Mentorship Luncheon for LGBT Research, Researchers, and Allies SPSP Meeting 2019.

GASP is the GLBT Alliance in Social and Personality Psychology, an official affiliate of SPSP. Membership and events are open to all students, postdocs, faculty and other professionals, regardless of sexual orientation or research interest. Allies are especially welcome.

With support from the Diversity and Climate Committee of SPSP, we are delighted to invite you to attend the 2019 GASP Mentoring Luncheon at SPSP in Portland. Volunteer mentors will host discussion tables on a variety of research and professional development issues.

Chair: Lisa G. Aspinwall, University of Utah

  1. Paul Connell, Stony Brook University
    Conducting Research with Important Practical Implications
  2. Jeff Hunger, UCLA
    Navigating the Job Market
  3. Jin X. Goh, University of Washington
    Getting a Postdoc
  4. Clayton Critcher, UC Berkeley
    Psychologists in Business Schools
  5. Lynn Carol Miller, University of Southern California
    Grant Writing: How to Write (and Get) Grants
  6. Jon Freeman, New York University
    Being LGBTQ in Science
  7. Joshua A. Tabak, Facebook and Cornell University
    The Ins and Outs of Being Out in Industry
  8. Laura King, University of Missouri, Columbia
    An Open Conversation with Your Aunt Laura
  9. Kristina Olson, University of Washington
    Recruiting LGBTQ Samples
  10. Maureen Craig, New York University
    Transition from Postdoc to Faculty/Setting up a Lab
  11. Cheryl Kaiser, University of Washington
    Managing Early Career Professional Relationships
  12. Theresa K. Vescio, Penn State University
    Publishing Work That Challenges the Gender Status Quo
  13. Charlotte Tate, San Francisco State University
    Thriving at an R2
  14. Nicholas Rule, University of Toronto
    Strategies for Research Success: Productivity and Time Management
  15. Keith Welker, University of Massachusetts Boston
    Writing Productivity

Information about GASP

GASP provides social support and professional resources to Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender students and faculty in social and personality psychology. GASP's major goals are to maintain a safe and welcoming professional forum for LGBT students and faculty and their heterosexual allies, and to serve as a resource for researchers, teachers, and other professionals.

Home page

http://www.psych.utah.edu/gasp/

Listserv

Our private moderated listserv sends noncommercial postings about LGBT research and professional issues to more than 400 members worldwide. To subscribe, please visit http://lists.csbs.utah.edu/listinfo/gasp

GASP Measures Database

Searchable database of measures designed for LGBT issues or populations: https://apps.psych.utah.edu/psych/gasp/newdbindex.jsp

Contact Info

GASP was founded by Lisa G. Aspinwall and Lisa M. Diamond, both members of the psychology faculty at the University of Utah. You may reach us at gaspmail@earthlink.net

Get Involved

There are 4 ways to become involved in GASP activities:

  1. Join the GASP listserv
    The listserv is confidential. Please read our privacy policy.
  2. Send suggestions for GASP activities and for resources for LGBT-related research, teaching, and professional issues to be shared on the GASP website. Please write to Lisa Aspinwall at gaspmail@earthlink.net.
  3. Attend our annual meeting at SPSP
  4. Consider a donation to GASP.

Your support could fund graduate student research on LGBT issues, travel to conferences, and other important means of increasing visibility for LGBT research and researchers. For more information, please write to us at gaspmail@earthlink.net.