(keynote by Melanie Zimmer-Gembeck)
2 July 2019 | Het Oude Tolhuys, Utrecht
We are delighted to invite you to our CAS symposium on Family Dynamics and Psychopathology of Parents and Children: Implications for Prevention and Intervention. Registration is now open.
Program (full program)
Afternoon session: Symposium
In the afternoon session, there will be presentations on parent-child dynamics, the transmission of problem behaviors, and (best) practices to help families.… Continue reading
The Tilburg University department of Developmental Psychology is looking for an Assistant Professor in the field of Aging/ Lifespan Psychology, tenure track (1.0 fte, 5 years)
Due to increasing life expectancy, society in many western countries is aging rapidly. Advancing age increases the risk for cognitive, physical and social challenges, which can have a negative impact on physical and mental health and engagement in social activities.… Continue reading
Het project “Raging hormones in
the gifted: Anxiety, peer relations and
giftedness in emerging adolescence” staat onder leiding van dr. Kiki
Zanolie en dr. Marieke Bos bij de afdeling Ontwikkelings- en
Onderwijspsychologie in het Brain & Development Research Center. In dit
project wordt onderzocht hoe sociale relaties van invloed zijn op mentale
gezondheid van adolescenten (typisch ontwikkelende en hoogbegaafde
adolescenten) en hoe dit samenhangt met puberteits-veranderingen gedurende de
adolescentie.… Continue reading
Topic: Pedagogical care for children and adolescents with severe behavioural and pedagogical/parenting problems.
Deadline for applications: 28 March 2019
Description: There is a full-time academic vacancy in the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of KU Leuven (Belgium), in the ‘Parenting and Special Education’ research unit (in Dutch: Gezins- en Orthopedagogiek). The position consists of academic teaching, research, and services to the community.… Continue reading
Summer school Analyzing Classroom Interaction
Dates: 8 – 12 July 2019
Deadline for applications: 1 May 2019
Description: Understanding social interactions is key for understanding learning and socialization processes. In the summer school Analyzing Classroom Interactions, we place these moment-to-moment interactions in the foreground. You will gain a rich set of tools designed to analyze classroom interactions as they unfold from moment to moment.… Continue reading
Dear VNOP members,
The VNOP Lab Visit at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam is scheduled on Tuesday April 9th, 2019. 11:00-16:30. We will demonstrate innovative tools such as mobile stress measurements (including devices applicable to large groups or hair measures), (epi)genetics, mobile and standard EEG measures and various new apps. Practical challenges will be linked with research questions and outcomes.… Continue reading
Radboud Summer School organizes a summer course on peer relations and interactions in childhood and adolescence from Monday July 1 to Friday July 5, 2019. During this interactive course you will gain extensive knowledge of past and current peer relations research. You will also learn to use state of the art research measures and paradigms to assess peer relations and interactions, and can discuss your own work.… Continue reading
Dear VNOP members,
Please see the invitation below to a symposium on adolescent risk-taking, celebrating Neeltje Blankenstein’s PhD defense.
Current Perspectives on Adolescent Risk Taking symposium
When: February 15th 2019, 13.30-17.00
Where: Rijksmuseum Boerhaave, Lange Sint Agnietenstraat 10, Leiden
On February 14, 2019, Neeltje Blankenstein will defend her dissertation: “Risky business? Behavioral and neural mechanisms underlying risky decision-making in adolescents” at Leiden University.… Continue reading
The Department of Psychology, Education & Child Studies of the Erasmus University Rotterdam invites applicants for an Associate professor position in Orthopedagogics. We are looking for someone who can bring demonstrable work experience in the area of management. In addition, we are looking for someone who has the ambition to become a full professor in a few years.… Continue reading
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
Dear VNOP members.
Registration for the VNOP CAS Research Days 2018 is open!
The Research Days are organized annually by members of VNOP and CAS and are interesting for all researchers within the field of developmental psychology and pedagogics. The days provide a unique opportunity for young researchers to develop themselves and to present their work.… Continue reading
Dear VNOP members,
The deadline for abstract submissions for the VNOP-CAS Researchdays (taking place on the 22nd and 23rd of November) has been extended to the 1st of October, 2018.
For submission guidelines and submitting your abstract, visit the Researchdays website here: https://vnopcasresearchdays.sites.uu.nl/submission-2018/
Please note that:
- All presentations will take place on the 23rd of November.
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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
Dear VNOP members,
Abstract submission is now open for this year’s VNOP-CAS Researchdays, taking place on the 22nd and 23rd of November.
Are you a PhD student working in the field of developmental psychology or pedagogics? Submit your abstract now! We are very interested in your research. You can choose between a poster presentation, paper presentation or symposium.… Continue reading