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25th Annual
Imhotep Interdisciplinary Student Research Conference
March 30 – April 1, 2017


 

Description:

The Department of Psychology at Florida A&M University is requesting student research presentation proposals for the 25th Annual Imhotep Interdisciplinary Research Conference, to be held March 30 – April 1, 2017.  For nearly three decades, the Imhotep Interdisciplinary Research Conference has served as the culmination of Psychology Themeweek, a celebration of African Psychological research, scholarship, teaching and student development.  The conference provides a training venue for undergraduate and graduate students of all disciplines to present original research. It is also an opportunity to network with students and faculty from across the country.  The conference is designed to enhance the research skills and productivity of undergraduate and graduate students and to inspire them to be productive and conscious human beings.  

Abstract submissions for paper, poster, panel, and creative presentations are encouraged. 

 

To submit online visit:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1_9GDhKIS8X324VV0YTLCZK5KkCJ2SWNQBN97RPABuBM/edit

 

Proposal Submission Deadline:

March 1, 2017

 

For more information on Psychology Themeweek / Imhotep 2017, please contact:

Brian Carey Sims, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Department of Psychology

Florida A&M University

850-561-2541

brian.sims@famu.edu

http://www.famu.edu/index.cfm?psychology&ImhotepConference

 



Registration:
CALL FOR PAPERS & ABSTRACT SUBMISSION:

 

Proposal Submission:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1_9GDhKIS8X324VV0YTLCZK5KkCJ2SWNQBN97RPABuBM/edit



ABSTRACT SUBMISSION DEADLINE:  on or before Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Faculty mentor/research advisors are required to review your abstract and your conference presentation is selected. Be sure to have accurate contact and the first author must sign this form.

The abstracts should briefly, but thoroughly, summarize the content of your presentation.  In 300-500 words, the abstract should tell the reader what problem is studied, what theoretical approach to the problem (if any) was used, what the specific characteristics of the subject sample were (such as gender, age, college vs. non-college, how many, etc.), how the sample was obtained, what the research design entailed, the name and a brief description of the research instruments, and what the results imply (if known) or might imply.  The research should be completed prior to the submission of the abstract. At the end skip a line and acknowledge support by grants, companies, etc.

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE:  Coming Soon...

CONFERENCE FEES:

High-school:  Free
FAMU Students:  Free
Non-FAMU Students:  $35
Professionals:  $60
Professional Development Workshop: $55



HOTEL INFORMATION:
 


Courtyard Tallahassee Capital
, 1018 Apalachee Parkway, Tallahassee, FL, 32301-4540, (850) 222-8822

 

Reservations for the Event will be made by individual attendees directly with Marriott reservations at 1 (800) 321-2211 or (850) 222-8822.  Reservations by attendees must be received on or before Monday, March 21, 2016


GROUP ROOM RATES

Hotel room rates are subject to applicable state and local taxes (currently 12.5%) in effect at the time of check-out.

 

Start Date

End Date

Room Type

Single

03/30/2017

04/01/2017

King Room

$111.00




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For additional information regarding the conference, contact Dr. Brian C. Sims at ImhotepConference@FAMU.edu or call 850-561-2541.

Supported in part by:

  • College of Social Sciences, Arts, and Humanities
  • Association of Black Psychologists, North Florida Chapter