Research in action: Nathan Kuncel explains what IQ tests predict about school achievement

Intelligence research is one of the most immediately applicable ("translatable" to use the jargon) fields of psychology. Here, Nathan Kuncel (Marvin D. Dunnette Distinguished Professor of Industrial-Organizational Psychology at the University of Minnesota) gives a clear and straightforward talk on just how strong IQ tests are as predictors, and how standardized tests can best serve us. [youtube id="Gv_Cr1a6rj4" width="620" height="360"]

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2014 Conference Registration and Paper Submission

June 1 sees the Graz 2014 Meeting announcement, and details on Hotels, registration, paper submission, and symposium suggestions. Get ready for a great meeting!

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New Website!

[dropcap]O[/dropcap]ur new website went live on May 29 2014! Many thanks to Paolo at  New Tree Design and to Professor Timothy Bates for making this happen!

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2013 Lifetime Achievement Award: Linda Gottfredson

The Lifetime Achievement Award is ISIR’s highest honor, reserved for individuals who have, over their professional lifetime, substantially advanced the field of intelligence. The 2013 awardee was Professor Linda Gottfredson.

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