This is the homepage of NEEPS – the Northeastern Evolutionary Psychology Society. Now into our second decade, NEEPS has been cultivating scholarship and inquiry into the evolutionary roots of behavior since 2007. NEEPS is a truly international society, regularly drawing scholars and students from nations around the world to our annual conference. Built on a foundation of collegiality and support, NEEPS strives to help cultivate the next generation of scholars in the evolutionary behavioral sciences. Our flagship journal, Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences, is the only evolution-based journal published by the American Psychological Association.

Questions about NEEPS? Please consider joining NEEPS Facebook Group or you can contact us via email at NEEPSociety@gmail.com. And click HERE for an article on the history of NEEPS.

The NEEPS 2020 Conference is in Pittsburgh – April 2-5, 2020.

Please visit the conference website for more information.

NEEPS 2019 Talk and Poster Awards:

Best Student Talk: James Moran, Tulane University
Best Student Poster: Zach Airington, Tulane University
Best Faculty Talk: Carlota Batres, Franklin & Marshall College

FEPS Student Talk Award: Severi Luoto, University of Aukland
FEPS Student Poster Award: Madison Green & Lindsay Meins,
University of Central Arkansas
FEPS Faculty Talk Award: Khandis Blake, UNSW Sydney
FEPS Faculty Poster Award: David Widman, Juniata College

Latest News:

January 2019
Introducing NEEPScast, the official podcast of NEEPS! The first two episodes include NEEPS president, Joel Wade, and past invited NEEPS speaker, Robert Trivers.