Dr. Janet Hyde will give the Psi Chi
Distinguished Address at this year’s meeting of the Midwestern Psychological
Association. Dr. Hyde is an expert in the psychology of women and has spent
most of her professional career developing and advancing this division of
psychology. She serves as professor of psychology
and women’s studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Dr. Hyde is perhaps best
known for the Gender Similarities Hypothesis. Her meta-analytic work shows
that, overall, men and women are more psychologically alike than they are different.
Dr. Hyde’s talk at MPA is entitled, Men
Are from Earth, Women Are from Earth: The Gender Similarities Hypothesis.
Dr. Hyde’s will speak during the MPA
Annual Meeting at the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago, May 1-3, 2014. Attendees
are welcome to register for the meeting at midwesternpsych.org.