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The International Society for the Scientific Study of Subjectivity (ISSSS) is interdisciplinary group, which engages in research including work from the social sciences, biomedical sciences, and the humanities. ISSSS welcomes a variety of critical, cultural, historical, and philosophical discourses that embrace the study of subjectivity and the applied use of Q Methodology. The ISSSS continues the pioneering work that Dr. William Stephenson developed in subjective science and Q methodology and seeks scholarly work that extends that tradition.

The International Society for the Scientific Study of Subjectivity presents the 27th annual Q Conference on September 7-9, 2011 at the University of Birmingham, in Birmingham, England.

Please direct any questions to the ISSSS President, Joseph Meloche: jmeloche@NCCU.EDU or Conference host, Stephen Jeffares:


Don Brenner Outstanding Paper Award

The award will given for the best paper presented at the 2011 Q Conference. The Awards Committee will give priority to new Q researchers, papers that focus on unique applications of Q, or theoretical perspectives related to Q.

Read More about Award, criteria, and submission process.

  Important Dates

     June 17th - Notification of acceptance (revised).
     August 5th - (extended)Deadline for Early Bird registration
     August 17th, 2011Final date for conference registration

News & Announcements

May 23rd, 2011
     Notification date now June 17th, 2011