ISSI President: Dr. Serena Chen
The International Society for Self and Identity is pleased to announce that Professor Serena Chen of the University of
California, Berkeley is the new president of the organization, beginning her 3-year term on January 1, 2019. Dr. Chen is Professor and Vice Chair of Psychology and the Marian
E. and Daniel E. Koshland, Jr. Distinguished Chair for Innovative Teaching and Research at the University of California, Berkeley. Her research focuses on the self and identity, interpersonal
relationships, and social power and influence. She is a Fellow of the Society of Personality and Social Psychology, American Psychological Association, and the Association for Psychological
Science. Dr. Chen was also the recipient of the Early Career Award from the International Society for Self and Identity, and the Distinguished Teaching Award from the Social Sciences Division of
the University of California, Berkeley.