New PhD position available in developmental neuroimaging – Neurolab NL

New PhD position in developmental neuroimaging – Neurolab NL

The project is financed by an OCW-Startimpuls grant and is part of the new NWA program NeurolabNL: Optimal conditions for learning and safety of youth. The goal of this program is to utilize knowledge on behavior and neurology to understand how youth obtain knowledge, learn skills, deal with challenges in society, and how they can develop optimally.… Continue reading

Open position for an assistant / associate professor

We have an open position for an assistant or associate professor in Developmental Psychopathology.

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We’re looking for a smart, inspiring colleague to join our faculty. Applicants will preferably have research expertise in anxiety and/or depression in children and/or adolescents. A particular interest in working with a multidisciplinary team of graduate students, faculty, programmers and designers on projects aimed at developing and evaluating tech-based mental health interventions (e.g.… Continue reading

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 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

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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