The Society for Mathematical Psychology promotes the advancement and communication of research in mathematical psychology and related disciplines. Mathematical psychology is broadly defined to include work of a theoretical character that uses mathematical methods, formal logic, or computer simulation. The Society journal is the Journal of Mathematical Psychology.
William K Estes Early Career Award
The Society for Mathematical Psychology presents an award annually for exceptional published research in the field of mathematical psychology by an early career investigator. Previously known as the "New Investigator Award", it was renamed after William K Estes in 2009, recognizing his contributions to our Society and the field of mathematical psychology generally. The award is intended to include individuals who are either students or are no more than six years beyond the Ph.D. at the time of nomination. The awardee need not be a member of the Society.
R. Duncan Luce Outstanding Paper Award
The Society for Mathematical Psychology presents an award annually for the most outstanding paper published in the Journal of Mathematical Psychology in the preceding three years. The award is named after R. Duncan Luce, recognizing his founding role in the field of mathematical psychology, and in our Society and the journal.