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21st Annual ISIR Conference: September 2021

We are very pleased to announce that the 21st ISIR Annual Conference 2021 will be held virtually for the first time in its history. We had very much hoped to have an in-person meeting in Amsterdam, Netherlands for 2020 and (now) 2021, but Europe is surging with Covid-19, so we have decided to go online this year, and to hold our online meeting in September. (Confirmed dates to follow). We have a fantastic line-up of confirmed speakers this year including nine young and emerging researchers. Speakers already confirmed are Erhan Genc, Kirsten Hilger, Matt Euler and Roger Beaty Watch this space for confirmed conference dates, details on how to ...

Publication of a new book by Dr Russell T. Warne

We are pleased to announce the publication of a new book by Dr Russell T.Warne: In the Know: Debunking 35 Myths About Human Intelligence.  The book corrects common (but mistaken) beliefs about intelligence and IQ. The book's non-technical presentation and accessible writing style are appealing for non-experts who want to learn about intelligence, students, and more. Dr. Russell T. Warne is an associate professor of psychology at Utah Valley University, where he has taught since 2011. Dr. Warne has published 2 books (In the Know: Debunking 35 Myths About Human Intelligence and Statistics for the Social Sciences: A General Linear Model Approach) and ...

New website honoring Professor James R. Flynn

A new memorial website has been created in honor of the late Professor James R. Flynn.  Please do visit the website HERE which is dedicated to the memory and works of this great scientist. Website address: james-flynn.net  

A tribute to Professor James R. Flynn

A tribute to Professor James R. Flynn (28 April 1934 – 11 December 2020), whose passing is greatly lamented. On Friday, December 11, 2020, the intelligence research community received devastating news when it was announced that James Flynn passed away. In the forty years he spent researching, thinking about, and writing about intelligence, he single-handedly changed the course of the field. Flynn was the recipient of the International Society for Intelligence Research’s 2017 lifetime achievement award, one of many awards he received for his scholarly work. It is hard to think of anyone who would have been more deserving of accolades. In ...

Recently launched: the Journal of Intelligence

The Journal of Intelligence is an international, peer-reviewed Open Access journal on the study of human intelligence. Intelligence is a remarkable and highly intriguing phenomenon, and a core feature of our being human. Understanding our intelligence is a major part of understanding ourselves. Human intelligence is studied from many perspectives and for different purposes. The journal has an open policy with respect to approaches and methodologies. We encourage submissions with the potential to innovate and to show alternative perspectives.  Studies on other types of intelligence will be considered as far as they help us understand human intellige...