2017 biennial meeting of the International Society for Research in Child and Adolescent Psychopathology (ISRCAP)

the 2017 biennial meeting of the International Society for Research in Child and Adolescent Psychopathology (ISRCAP) which will be held June 28 – July 1, 2017 at Hotel Casa Amsterdam, in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

The theme of this upcoming meeting is “Early Childhood Psychopathology: Neural Markers, Sensitive Periods and Interventions”. However, the meeting offers a broad selection of symposia, poster sessions and keynote talks (by prof.… Continue reading

save-the-date VNOP-ISED-CAS Research Days 23-24 november 2017

Dear members of VNOP, ISED and CAS,

We are happy to announce that the boards of VNOP, ISED, and CAS have decided to organize the joint Research Days this year as well. The 2017 VNOP-ISED-CAS Research days will take place on November 23 and 24  in Utrecht! Please mark these dates in your calendar!

We are currently putting together an interesting mix of workshops and dotting the i’s with the location.… Continue reading

Vacancy for PhD student ‘Epigenetics (Methylation) and Loneliness in Adolescence’ at KU Leuven

Research at the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences (PPW)(http://www.kuleuven.be/faculteiten/ppw/onderzoek) comprises two broad disciplines, that is, psychology and educational sciences.
Within the Faculty and for a consortium headed by Prof. Luc Goossens (School Psychology and Development in Context) we are looking for a highly motivated Ph. D. student for a ground-breaking research project on gene methylation and the development of loneliness in adolescence.… Continue reading

annual Radboud Summerschool: Peer Relations and Interactions in Childhood and Adolescence. From 7-11 August 2017

As part of the annual Radboud Summer School at Radboud University in Nijmegen, The Netherlands, we will be offering a course on peer relationships in childhood and adolescence. This will be a week-long research-based seminar that is primarily aimed at (research) master students and graduate students. The course will be taught by the members of the Peer Relations Lab at Radboud University (peerlab).… Continue reading

Summer school on neurocognitive methods for infant and toddler research in Utrecht, The Netherlands; Save the dates! July 10-14, 2017

The field of developmental cognitive neuroscience has made great progress over the past decades. To take it to the next level will require codification, innovation and further integration of experimental methodologies and quantitative aspects of data interpretation. The current summer school will acquaint students with a number of methods frequently applied in brain, cognition and behaviour research with infants and toddlers.… Continue reading

Promotie Jeany Slijper: “En wat kan ik dan later worden?”

Promotie op 11 mei, 11:00 in Groningen (Academiegebouw Broerstraat 5)

Promotor Paul van Geert (RuG), copromotoren Saskia Kunnen (RuG) en Jeroen Onstenk (Inholland)

Het proefschrift en de verdediging zijn in het Nederlands. Samenvatting:

Een andere benadering van studiekeuze
Met de dissertatie ‘En wat kan ik dan later worden?’ heeft Slijper promotieonderzoek gedaan naar het studiekeuzeproces van eerstejaars juridische hbo-studenten.… Continue reading

Save-the-date: VNOP-ISED-CAS Researchdays

There is only one week left to register for the VNOP-ISED-CAS Research Days, registration will close after October 14th.

Registration for Research Master students is still open, see below for the registration link.

We’re happy to inform you that a record number of presentations has been submitted! We will therefore have 12 paper symposia and 35 posters to be presented at the Research Days.… Continue reading

Save the date: EADP Conference 2017 in Utrecht!

The 18th edition of the European Association of Developmental Psychology (EADP) biennial conference (ECDP2017) will take place in Utrecht, the Netherlands, from August 30 to September 1, 2017, with preconference workshops on August 29. For more information see the website: http://www.ecdp2017.nl

Large Poster Conference ECDP2017


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Nieuwe aio-vertegenwoordiger VNOP

Tijdens de Algemene Ledenvergadering op 17 mei j.l. is Jochem Spaans (http://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/staffmembers/jochem-spaans) voorgedragen en benoemd tot nieuwe aio-vertegenwoordiger voor het VNOP-bestuur. De belangrijkste taken van de aio-vertegenwoordiger zijn het behartigen van de belangen van alle aio’s binnen de VNOP en daarnaast het informeren van de aio’s over zaken als cursusaanbod, financiële en andere relevante zaken.… Continue reading