Psychology and Gender Research Symposium


Fall 2023

Eleventh Annual Psychology & Gender Research Symposium

Tuesday, November 28th

Poster Presentations: 5:30 - 7:00 Heth 043

Oral Presentations: Cancelled


The Department of Psychology's Eleventh Annual Psychology and Gender Research Symposium will be held Tuesday, Nov. 28th. All graduate and undergraduate psychology student research and class projects are welcome, as well as projects from students involved in gender-related scholarship/research in any discipline.

Students are invited to submit Posters and Oral Presentations.

All presenters (individuals or groups) will need to submit an abstract for the symposium by 5:00 pm on Tuesday, Nov. 14th. 

What to Submit in your Abstract

All presenters (individuals or groups) should submit a Word document that contains an abstract which has been reviewed and approved by your faculty advisor and contains the following information:

Title of Presentation:

List of Authors (First Name first, Middle Initial optional, and Last Name last for all co-presenters in the order they should appear in the program):

Email of First Author:

Faculty Mentor(s):

Faculty Mentor's(s') email:


Presentation Format (Poster Presentation or Oral Presentation -- Talk with your faculty mentor about which to submit):

Does your project investigate gender in any way? Please indicate Yes or No: 

Body of Abstract (approximately 250 words max): 


How to submit your abstract

Email your abstract to the Center for Gender Studies (


Oral Presentations:

For students (or groups) doing oral presentations using Power Point, the final version of the Power Point presentation must be emailed to the Center for Gender Studies ( no later than 12:00 noon on Tuesday, Nov. 28th. This is the version that you will present during the symposium.

Poster Presentations:

The Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarship will be printing the posters for the symposium free of cost to students. All posters need to be 36 inches high x 48 inches wide. You can use the Poster Templates provided by the OURS office to guide your poster construction. You must submit the final version of your poster as a PDF file that includes the authors in the file name (e.g., author1-author2-author2-symposium-poster.pdf) by 5:00 pm on Friday, Nov 10th. Please email your pdf file to the Center for Gender Studies (