The 18th Conference on Social and Community Psychology

– Trondheim, 17-18 NOVEMBER 2016
Venue: Thon Hotel Prinsen, Kongens gate 30


  • Give psychology students the opportunity to get experience with presenting scientific papers and posters and to get feedback on their work by experienced researchers in social and community psychology.
  • Give experienced researchers in these fields the possibility of an annual professional and social meeting, and to present their research.
  • Promote communication between social and community psychology and other areas of research within psychology and social sciences.


Usha S. Nayar, Tata Institute of Social Science, Mumbay
Remco Polman, Bournemouth University
Cathy Nicholson, London School of Economics
Sigrun Marie Moss, Universitetet i Oslo
Leif Edward O. Kennair, NTNU


We welcome students and researchers to participate in the conference, either by presenting papers orally (approx. 15 minutes), presenting posters, or by attending without presenting.
During the conference, there will be a workshop on “Cross-Cultural Dialogues” with invited participants from Brazil, South-Africa, Palestine, Russia, Japan, Denmark and the UK. This will consist of short presentations followed by discussions. All conference participants are welcome to join the workshop.
A part of the conference will be a symposium on environmental psychology, in addition to presentations of other submitted papers.
To present at the conference, please submit abstract for paper or poster, see e-mail address below. Abstracts should contain the title of the presentation, the name and institutional affiliation of the presenter(s), a short summary of about 500 words of the presentation, and three to five keywords.

For participants


There is no conference fee. However, the deadline for registration is Tuesday October 25th, 2016, both for attendants and presenters. It might be possible for students from other cities than Trondheim to get free homestay housing at a local student’s place during the conference.

To register and to submit abstracts, please contact us at Please do not hesitate to send us an e-mail, should you have any questions regarding the conference.

The conference will be held in English and Norwegian. The abstract should preferably be written in English. The presenter(s) have to mark whether they prefer to present their paper or poster in English or Norwegian.

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