We are currently accepting applications for three award programs:

  1. The Psychonomic Society and Women in Cognitive Science Travel and Networking Awards for Junior Scientists
  2. WiCS Mentorship Awards for Junior and Senior Scientists... Read more

Women in Cognitive Science Travel Awards to Initiate International Research Collaborations for Junior Scientists
 during 2016-7

Building a network is a particularly important investment for a woman’s career in academe because women often lack... Read more

Life in the academy: Balancing work and home Wednesday, August 10, 2016 - 4:00pm to 7:30pm Presenters: Mary Hegarty, University of California, Santa Barbara Anna Papafragou, University of Delaware Tessa Warren, University of Pittsburgh Jeffrey Zacks... Read more

Women in Cognitive Science launched its European chapter at the International Psychonomics Meeting in Granada, Spain May 5, 2016. It was co-founded by Teresa Bajo (University of Granada) and Cristina Cacciari (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia... Read more

WiCS needs a logo! If you have relevant design skills, please consider designing one for us.

The winner of the logo competition will be featured in a story on our website and FaceBook page, and win a copy of Valerie Young's book entitled "The... Read more

Please join us for a WiCS meeting at the International Meeting of the Psychonomic Society in Granada, Spain in May.

Developing International Research Collaborations and Promoting Global Leadership A Panel Presentation and Discussion followed... Read more

Pending final approval from NSF, Women in Cognitive Science (WiCS) is planning a mentoring activity session and a panel discussion at the International Meeting of the Psychonomic Society in Granada, Spain, on May 5, 2016. The topic will be Developing... Read more

Applications for the 2016 L’Oréal USA For Women in Science fellowship program are now open.

The L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science program recognizes and rewards the contributions women make in STEM fields and identifies exceptional women... Read more

Slides have just been made available for panel discussions from the WiCS meetings at the Psychonomic Society (The psychology of negotiation: When, why, and how) and ESCoP (Personal perspectives in the social, political & economic issues of being a... Read more

We are pleased to announce a new WiCS initiative we are piloting this year--a “speed mentoring” program, to take place at the Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society in Chicago. In brief, the program will link junior faculty with senior faculty to... Read more