Encyclopedia of Personality and Individual Differences

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European Association of Personality Psychology

  • Jaap J. A. Denissen
  • John F. RauthmannEmail author
  • Mitja D. Back
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-28099-8_2311-1

European Association of Personality Psychology (EAPP)

The European Association of Personality Psychology (EAPP) is a scientific association of personality psychologists from Europe and beyond. As of December 2018, there are 250 active members from various countries, primarily from Europe but also beyond (e.g., USA, Canada). More information can be found at https://eapp.org/.

Purpose and Activities

The purpose of the EAPP is the promotion and development of empirical and theoretical personality psychology within Europe and the interchange of information between members of the EAPP and other scientific associations throughout the world (e.g., ARP, SPSP, ISSID, etc.). The EAPP pursues the following activities:
  • Organization of meetings and conferences

    EAPP is the organizer of the European Conference of Personality (ECP), which is held in a different European city every 2 years. In addition, EAPP regularly organizes expert meetings, workshops, and summer schools devoted to specific...

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jaap J. A. Denissen
    • 1
  • John F. Rauthmann
    • 2
    Email author
  • Mitja D. Back
    • 3
  1. 1.Universiteit TilburgTilburgThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Universität zu LübeckLübeckGermany
  3. 3.Universität MünsterMünsterGermany

Section editors and affiliations

  • Virgil Zeigler-Hill
    • 1
  1. 1.Oakland UniversityRochesterUSA