Monthly Archives: May 2018

Mentoring Crash Course: Research, Publication, Methods, and Professionalism (SPA and SMA)

The Society for Psychological Anthropology (SPA) and the Society for Medical Anthropology (SMA) seek to provide student mentoring through a 90-minute crash course in research, publications, methods, and professionalization. Participants will get the chance to engage in two 30-minute discussions between mentors (SPA and/or SMA members with an academic appointment; e.g. post-doctoral scholar, professorship, etc.) ... Read More
 

The SPA Board and Nomination Committee have selected our Lifetime Achievement Awardees.

Dr. Thomas Weisner (UCLA) is the recipient of the Society for
Psychological Anthropology’s Lifetime Achievement Award for 2018

Dr. Bradd Shore (Emory) is the recipient of the Society for
Psychological Anthropology’s Lifetime Achievement Award for 2019.

We will recognize and celebrate these Lifetime Achievement Awards at the
Biennial Meetings of the Society for Psychological Anthropology April
4-7, 2019 at the Tamaya Resort, Santa Ana Pueblo in New Mexico. More
information about our meeting and a call for papers will be coming in
June! Please visit our website for more information at
(http://spa.americananthro.org/meetings/2019-biennial-meeting/).

Please join the SPA in congratulating Professor Tom Weisner and Professor Bradd Shore for their truly distinguished careers and contributions to our field.