Full professor of Orthopedagogics Erasmus University Rotterdam

The Department of Psychology, Education & Child Studies of the Erasmus University Rotterdam invites applicants for a full professor position in Orthopedagogics.

The main tasks will be the design and supervision of studies in the area of orthopedagogics. Another main task will be teaching activities within the Department of Psychology, Education & Child Studies (Section Clinical Child and Family Studies) in the area of orthopedagogics, including supervision of research of PhD and master students.… Continue reading

Yield Graduate Programme: funding for 4 PhD positions at the University of Amsterdam

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Within the research priority area Yield of the University of Amsterdam, there is funding for up to four PhD projects. Yield conducts multidisciplinary research – including medicine, psychology, pedagogics, education, communication, economics, and psychometrics – on human development (for more information, see http://cde.uva.nl/research/rpa-yield/about.html). Yield covers topics on parenting, health, psychopathology, education, and psychometrics.

Applicants should have a Master’s degree in a relevant field, or should have obtained a Master’s degree by the expected starting date of the PhD project (September 2016).… Continue reading

Call for AIO representatives and board member in the VNOP Board 2016-2018



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

PhD position on ‘food parenting practices’ in low income families (1,0 fte)

Radboud University – Faculty of Social Sciences – Vacancy number: 24.01.16

Application deadline: 14 February 2016

Childhood obesity is a rising and alarming epidemic, particularly among children with a lower socioeconomic background. Despite the clear need for effective prevention approaches, existing programmes have often failed to work among, or are not able to reach, those with a lower socioeconomic status.… Continue reading

Postdoctoral researcher Youth and Family at Utrecht University

See the full vacancy text here: Postdoc JG- dec15

The postdoc will be working on the project The role of environmental influences and individual characteristics in the development of adaptive social behavior during adolescence and young adulthood. The project investigates how the development of adaptive social behavior during adolescence and young adulthood is affected by environmental factors and individual characteristics using a multisample multimethod approach.… Continue reading

Vacature Gent: Klinische Ontwikkelingspsychologie.


Vacancy for a professorship

The faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences has a vacancy for a professorship, starting from October 1, 2015. It concerns a full time position as Professor in the rank of Assistant Professor tenure track in the Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology, charged with academic teaching (mostly in Dutch), academic research and carrying out academic services in the discipline of Clinical Developmental Psychology.… Continue reading