Bernard Beins

Professor, Psychology


Some of My Professional Activities

In addition to my teaching and other Ithaca College activities, I keep myself busy with various activities in psychological organizations around the country. These are some of the honors I've received and the activities I've engaged in.

  • President of the Eastern Psychological Association (2020-2021)
  • Member of APA's Council of Representative (2012-2017)
  • 2016 President, New England Psychological Association
  • Fellow, American Psychological Association's Society for the Teaching of Psychology
  • Fellow, American Psychological Association's Society for International Psychology
  • Fellow, Association for Psychological Science
  • Member, Board of Directors, Eastern Psychological Association
  • Historian, Eastern Psychological Association
  • Member, Board of Directors, Eastern Psychological Association
  • Member, Psychology GRE Test Development Committee
  • Question Leader, Advanced Placement in Psychology
  • Steering Committee, Northeastern Conference for Teachers of Psychology
  • Teaching of Psychology Editor, Journal of the History of Psychology
  • Faculty adviser, American Psychological Association Committee, Teachers of Psychology in Secondary Schools
  • Member, Committee on American Psychological Foundation Pre-College Competition
  • 2001-2009 Participant, Education Leadership Conference
  • Chair, Psychology Advanced Placement Test Development Committee
  • E-Books Editor in Chief, Society for the Teaching of Psychology
  • Past President, Society for the Teaching of Psychology (Division 2 of APA)
  • Past Secretary, Society for the Teaching of Psychology (Division 2 of APA)
  • Member, American Psychological Association Board of Educational Affairs
  • Journal Associate Editor, Teaching of Psychology
  • Computers in Teaching Editor, Teaching of Psychology
  • G. Stanley Hall lecture series at the annual convention of the American Psychological Association
  • Member, College Board Academic Advisory Committee for History and Social Science
  • Review Board Member for Corsini’s Dictionary of Psychology, published by Taylor and Francis.
  • General Editor, Gale Encyclopedia of Psychology
  • Member, Steering Committee, National Conference on Undergraduate Psychology
  • Member, Board of Directors, Educational Advocacy Trust
  • Liaison to Psychology Teachers at Community Colleges, American Psychological Association
  • Guest action editor, American Psychologist
  • Staff Liaison, APA Task Force on the Undergraduate Major
  • Member, APA Task Force on High School Psychology Standards
  • Invited Participant, 1991 National Conference for Enhancing the Quality of Undergraduate Education, American Psychological Association
  • Invited Participant, 1999 Psychology Partnerships Project, American Psychological Association
  • Steering Committee, 2007 Best Practices Conference: Beginnings and Endings
  • Editor, Online Psychology Laboratory, National Science Foundation-funded grant. 
  • Consultant, CLEP Test in Psychology (Educational Testing Service)
  • Planner and Presenter, 2001 and 2002 Project Kaleidoscope Summer Institute