The Paul van Geert award is a biennial prize that is granted to the best paper concerning a dynamic approach to psychological development, written by AIO’s or post-docs. The paper may be theoretical, methodological or empirical, as long as it addresses a dynamic approach to developmental processes in psychology. The winner should attend the VNOP (The Dutch organization on Developmental Psychology) conference, and that automatically implies VNOP membership for two years.… Continue reading
Dear VNOP members,
After the retirement of prof. Paul van Geert from the Department of Developmental Psychology a new paper award is initiated by his successor, prof. Peter de Jonge.
The criteria can be found below.
Criteria and regulations for the Paul van Geert award
The Paul van Geert award is a biennial prize that is granted to the best paper concerning a dynamic approach to psychological development, written by AIO’s or post-docs.… Continue reading
We invite all VNOP members and other PhD students, post docs an staff members interested in developmental psychology to our lab meeting, Tuesday the 23rd of January, in Groningen.
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Program VNOP Lab meeting 23
The meeting will be at the Faculty of Social Schience, Hortus complex, Grote Kruisstraat 2/1 9712 TS in Groningen, the plenary room is B.0126 (Gadourekzaal).… Continue reading
The department of Developmental Psychology of the University of Groningen will organize the next lab meeting, on 23-01-2018.
Take that chance to visit Groningen! More information follows soon.
organizer and info: Saskia Kunnen firstname.lastname@example.org… Continue reading
We would like to draw your attention to the special issue of the journal “Complexity”, that will address Human Development.The Call for Papers for this Special Issue has now been posted on the journal’s website at
http://www.hindawi.com/journals/COMPLEXITY/si/603457/cfp/.… Continue reading
Mandy van der Gaag wil defend her dissertation 14-12-2017, time 12:45, in Groningen.
Title: Understanding Processes of Identity Development and Career Transitions… Continue reading
May 18-21, Groningen, Conference ISRI (International Society for Research on Identity.
For details see the flyer.
Flyer ISRI 2017… Continue reading
Scientific understanding of students in the picture
Promotie: Mw. S. (Sabine) van Vondel
Wanneer: 09 februari 2017 11:00
Waar: Academiegebouw RUG
http://www.rug.nl/news-and-events/events/phd-ceremonies/?hfId=104029… Continue reading
Hierbij nodigt het bestuur alle leden uit voor de ALV op 17 mei.
In deze bijeenkomst zal ook de winnaar van de VNOP dissertatie prijs bekend gemaakt worden.
Details en agenda in de bijlage.
Saskia Kunnen, secretaris VNOP
Notulen VNOP ALV 20 mei 2014… Continue reading
The VNOP board is looking for
1) local AIO representatives from all Dutch and Belgian universities that participate in the VNOP, for a period of two years. The position of representative means that you participate in the organization of AIO activities.
2) One of these local representatives will be selected as board member of the VNOP.… Continue reading
This biennial prize is granted to the best dissertation written by VNOP members and it consists of a certificate and 250 euro.
You are a VNOP member, and at least one of your (co-)promotors is a VNOP member.
You defended your thesis between the first of March 2014 and the first of March 2016.
You submit a digital version of your thesis, together with a plea from your supervisor in which he or she argues why your thesis deserves to receive the Prize, to the VNOP secretary (email@example.com) before the first of March 2016.… Continue reading
Titel: Peer Interaction and Scientific Reasoning Processes in Preschoolers
Plaats – Promotie: December 10, 2015, 11 uur: Academiegebouw, Broerstraat a, Groningen
The defense will be in English.
Jonge kinderen zijn vaak goed in het omgaan met en exploreren van nieuwe situaties. Op het eerste gezicht kan hun gedrag er misschien chaotisch uitzien, alsof ze maar wat doen, maar in wezen is hun gedrag vaak heel creatief.… Continue reading
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The developmental psychology group is a motivated and determined research group with a key interest in studying change processes in human behaviour during the life span. The group studies typical and atypical developmental trajectories, thereby focusing on a wide range of topics within social, emotional, perception-action, and cognitive development, for example learning, diagnostics, language and identity.… Continue reading
Defense Annemie Wetzels
29 oktober, om 16.15. Academiegebouw, Broerstraat 5, Groningen
Curious Minds in the Classroom:The Influence of Video Feedback Coaching for Teachers on Science and Technology Lessons
The first aim of this dissertation was to develop and describe a coaching program for teachers (Video Feedback Coaching for Teachers, in short VFC-T) that influences teacher’s behavior in order to stimulate pupils’ scientific reasoning.
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Naomi de Ruiter will defend her thesis, called “on the nature and origin of self-esteem: A complex dynamic systems perspective of nested self-esteem phenomena”. The ceremony takes place in the Aula of the Academiegebouw, Broerstraat 5, on Monday June 8 at 14.30.… Continue reading