Society for the Teaching of Psychology

Division 2: The Society for the Teaching of Psychology advances understanding of the discipline by promoting excellence in the teaching and learning of psychology. The Society provides resources and services, access to a collaborative community, and opportunities for professional development. The Society also strives to advance the scholarship of teaching and learning, advocate for the needs of teachers of psychology, foster partnerships across academic settings, and increase recognition of the value of the teaching profession.



R. Eric Landrum, PhD
View a list of past presidents


Scott C. Bates, PhD. Utah State University, Logan, Utah

Executive Director

Theodore N. Bosack, PhD, Providence College, Providence, R.I.

Internet Editor

Jeff Stowell, PhD, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Ill.



Teaching of Psychology (quarterly)
Editor: Andrew Christopher, PhD, Albion College, Albion, Mich.


Society for the Teaching of Psychology News (two issues per year)
Editor: Scott C. Bates, PhD, Utah State University, Logan, Utah

Affiliated Websites

Office of Teaching Resources in Psychology

Careers in Psychology

Division-Sponsored Publication
Read about Div. 2 in the Monitor

Teaching texts online
APA's Div. 2 is expanding access to its teaching resources through electronic books.

Division Meetings

Contact Information

For membership-related inquiries:

APA Division Services
750 First St, NE
Washington, DC 20002-4242
Telephone: (202) 336-6013

For all other Division 2 inquiries:

Department of Psychology
Theodore N. Bosack, PhD, Executive Director
Providence College
Providence, RI 02918
Telephone: (401) 865-2612
Fax: (401) 865-1227