Depression, substance use, and minor delinquency steeply increase during adolescence. Parents are in a unique position to counter these adaptation problems, but each family is different. Tailoring advice to the family-specific needs and strengths may help parents in their important task of promoting adolescent behavioral and emotional well-being. Unfortunately, theoretical knowledge of how parenting processes operate at the level of individual families is missing.… Continue reading
Two PhD positions
Developmental Psychobiology Lab
Prof.dr. Carolina de Weerth is looking for two highly capable, eager, and intrinsically motivated PhD candidates to join her Developmental Psychobiology Lab (DPBLab). This position is funded by a personal VICI grant awarded to Prof. de Weerth and funded by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). The grant is on healthy children’s gut microbial colonization in relation to stress early in life and later brain functioning, behavior, and cognition.… Continue reading
PhD candidate – Changing peer norms to improve self-regulation in youth
Research PResearch Priority Area Yield of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) is looking for a PhD candidate for the project ’Changing peer norms to improve self-regulation in youth’. The project will start in September 2018 and will be supervised by prof. dr. Geertjan Overbeek, dr.… Continue reading
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
Wij hebben een vacature voor een UD in developmental psychopathology.
We have an open position for an assistant or associate professor in Developmental Psychopathology.
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
Jaap Denissen en Eddie Brummelman hebben een vacature voor een PhD in Tilburg over narcisme.
Het project is erop gericht de motivatie van narcisten beter te begrijpen.
Het ligt op het grensvlak van sociale en ontwikkelingspsychologie.
Seethis link please (dealine July 22):
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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
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
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
You will be employed in the Department of Developmental Psychology of the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences at Utrecht University. Research and teaching at the Department of Developmental Psychology centres on the issue of how the development of individuals is determined by the interaction between persons and their environment, and what factors contribute to a problematic development.… Continue reading
In Groningen is een vacature voor een UD bij ontwikkelingspsychologie, volg de link meer informatie.
The department of Psychology at the University of Groningen invites applicants for a tenure track position in ‘Talent Development & Creativity’. This function consists of both education (50%) and research (50%). The candidate will participate in the setup of a thematic program around talent development and creativity, a joint venture of the departments of Developmental Psychology, Work and Organisational Psychology, and Psychometrics and Statistics.… Continue reading