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Dutch Society for Developmental Psychology

VNOP aims to facilitate Dutch Developmental Psychology in the broadest sense, both in terms of scientific research and academic education. More about our organisation →

Vacancy Assistant professor in Developmental Psychology or Developmental Neuroscience

Developmental and Educational Psychology unit of the Institute of Psychology at Leiden University is looking for a highly talented staff member for the position of Assistant professor in Developmental Psychology or Developmental Neuroscience. Application deadline July 7.

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Special issue on Parenting and Family Dynamics in Times of COVID-19

Developmental Psychology invites manuscripts for a special issue on Parenting and Family Dynamics in Times of COVID-19. Guest Editors are Loes Keijsers (Tilburg University, The Netherlands), Joyce Weeland (Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands) and Susan Branje. Deadline for submission is September 30, 2020.

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Two PhD positions at Ghent University

Two full-time PhD student positions in the Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology at Ghent university on an ERC-funded project aiming to examine the emotional and biological mechanisms linking bullying victimization to health outcomes in adolescence.

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Upcoming activities:

VNOP Conference 2021

VNOP-CAS Research days 2020

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@VNOP_NL on Twitter:

I'm honored to have been awarded the VNOP (Dutch Society for Developmental Psychology) Dissertation Award!

Many thanks to @VNOP_NL for the recognition and to Prof. Sabine Hunnius for her supervision and nomination! @DondersInst @Radboud_Uni @tcddublin @TCINeuroscience @cusacklab

We're happy to announce that:
(1) we have a fresh new website! Check out https://vnop.nl
(2) the winners of the 2020 VNOP dissertation award and the Paul van Geert award are known! Check out the news items here: https://vnop.nl/winner-of-2020-vnop-dissertation-award/

Please save the date for the VNOP-CAS Research Days 2020, which will be on November 19 and 20. The event will take place in Utrecht☀️, but can also be held in a virtual environment💾 in case gathering restrictions still hold in November. Please mark your calendars😃!

Mark your calendars for the upcoming VNOP lab visit at Utrecht University on January 16th 2020 from 10am-4pm! The aim of VNOP lab visits is to meet researchers in their working environment and be informed about ongoing research projects and methods. See: http://vnop.nl/?p=2700

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