Psych of Religion Early-Career Workshop 2016

Thursday, October 6th to Sunday, October 9th


Oceanside, California

In partnership with APA Division 36 and the John Templeton Foundation


Now accepting applications for graduate student attendees

Five graduate students will be fully funded (travel, meals and shared accommodation) to attend and participate, with the aim of establishing collaborative relationships with the attending faculty. To be eligible, you need to be in at least your second year of a North American PhD program as of October 2016, and have an active interest in PRS research.

To apply, upload the following (preferably as a single PDF document) to

  1. Your CV
  2. A one page (not including references) summary of (a) your background and current research interests in PRS, and (b) your future research directions in the area
  3. Contact info for your academic advisor or other reference


Confirmed Early-Career Faculty and Postdoctoral Attendees

Azim Shariff, University of California, Irvine (organizer)

Kevin Ladd, (co-organizer)

Adam Cohen, Arizona State University (co-organizer)

Kathleen Corriveau, Boston University

Will Gervais, University of Kentucky

Kurt Gray, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Larisa Heiphetz, Columbia University

Jordan LaBouff, University of Maine

KristinĀ  Laurin, University of British Columbia

Ben Purzycki, University of British Columbia

Joni Sasaki, York University

Patty Van Cappellen, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Aiyana Willard, University of Texas, Austin

Dimitris Xygalatas, University of Connecticut