Council of Graduate Departments of Psychology
Council of Graduate Departments of Psychology


2023 COGDOP Annual Meeting is back in-person!:

Date: Friday February 24-26, 2023.




IMPORTANT: For all reservations at the Hilton Tapatio, please call the Hilton Central Reservations at 800-445-8667 to add your personal credit card on reservations that were transferred from Sheraton Crescent. You can also call the resort directly at 602-866-7500 but please keep in mind that some hotels will automatically transfer guests to the corporate central reservations department.


11111 North 7th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85020 I    


Theme: "Promoting Engagement at all Departmental Levels"

Hotel Information


Reservations: You can make your reservations through this linkTo book by phone, call 602-866-7500 or 800-445-8667 and reference the COGDOP Midwinter Meeting.  


Rates for single/double occupancy are $199/night plus tax (same as the previous hotel) for run-of-house Resort Suite rooms, including guestroom Wifi. The resort fee has been waived. 


Rates are available February 22-26, 2023, subject to availability (call for other dates). Reservations require a credit card guarantee and cancellations within 72 hours of arrival date will be charged first night's room and tax. 


The group rate is valid until 5:00pm Mountain Time on WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2023


Check-in time is 4:00 pm.  Check-out time is 11:00 am.

Parking is FREE to all guests. 


Transportation: The Phoenix Skyharbor airport (PHX)  is 14 miles from the Hilton Phoenix Tapatio Cliffs Resort.  Taxi fare for up to 2 people costs ~$25.  Uber and Lyft also service the airport; fees vary.


Please email COGDOP meeting planner Ms. Kris Morgan at with any questions.


We look forward to seeing you!  


-COGDOP Board and Conference Planning Committee


Conference Registration


Registration is $300. To register, please go the COGDOP website and log in under Member Login. You will have the opportunity to renew your annual membership at the same time if you have not done so already.


Your registration fee will include breakfast each day of the meeting, lunch on Friday, and social hours on Friday and Saturday.


If you are the department chair at a primarily Minority Serving Institution (i.e., at least 50% students from underrepresented backgrounds) and your institution is unable to provide financial support for your attendance at the COGDOP meeting, please apply for a COGDOP Annual Meeting Travel Award. For in-person meeting attendance, COGDOP offers up to $1000 to defray travel expenses, in addition to a waiver of membership and registration fees. Interested chairs should send their application (click here to download) to Dr. Annette Stanton ( Previous recipients of the award are welcome to reapply.


Conference Program


Presentations will include the following topics:

  • Psychological Safety as a Foundation for Engagement, featuring Dr. Amy Edmondson
  • Equity, Inclusion, and Engagement throughout the Pipeline (from graduate student training to faculty retention), featuring representatives of the APA Board of Scientific Affairs Taskforce on Inequities in Promotion & Tenure
  • Broadening Engagement through Common Ontologies featuring Dr. Robert Kaplan, Committee on Accelerating Behavioral Science through Ontology Development and Use, with breakouts to discuss the Implications of Open Science for promotion and tenure
  • An Interactive Session featuring Dr. Mitchell Prinstein, APA’s Chief Science Officer, presenting on the Public Perception of Psychology, that includes state-based breakouts (red state, blue state, purple state) to acknowledge how politics influences our positions.
  • Small-group discussions on how to engage successfully with higher administration (or even to move up to higher administration); how to engage alumni and foundation donors
  • And your old favorites: Lunchtime roundtables, networking breakfast, social hours, and special interest dinners. New for 2023…A raffle for a package that will support your taking well deserved time away from your duties as department head!


NOTE: The APA Commission on Accreditation will not be able to hold site visitor training on site at any professional conferences this year, including COGDOP; therefore, there is no programming by any accrediting organization the day before the conference begins.  

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