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WEEK OF August 21, 2014.


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UPCOMING ORALS(all orals are held in H228 CONFERENCE ROOM unless otherwise noted).

August 21, 2014, 10am Ariel Silver, MSc. Oral. The Objective/Subjective Distinction of the Self: Examining Self-Discrepancy. Supervisor: Dr. Leandre Fabrigar. External Examiner: Dr. John Kirby, Faculty of Education. 
August 21, 2014, 1pm Jaclyn Cappell, MSc. Oral. A Biopsychosocial Approach to Persistent Postpartum Pain and Postpartum Sexual Function. Supervisor: Dr. Caroline Pukall. External Examiner: Dr. Anne Croy, Faculty of Health Sciences.
August 22, 2014, 9:30am Katrina Bouchard, MSc. Oral. Methodological Factors Impacting Sexual Concordance in Women. Supervisor: Dr. Caroline Pukall. External Examiner: Dr. Samantha King, School of Kinesiology & Health Studies. 
August 22, 2014, 12:30pm Effie Pereira, MSc. Oral. Expertise in Scene Gist: The Effects of Long-Term Visual Memory on Early Scene Processing. Supervisor: Dr. Monica Castelhano. External Examiner: Dr. John Freeman, Faculty of Education. 
August 22, 2014, 3pm Daniella Ladowski, MSc. Oral. The interpretation of ambiguous words in schizophrenia. Supervisor: Dr. Ingrid Johnsrude. External Examiner: Dr. Farooq Naeem, Department of Psychiatry. 
August 26, 2014, 11:00am Alexandra Irwin, MSc. Oral. Emotion Recognition in Youth Chronically Victimized by their Peers . Supervisor : Dr.Tom Hollenstein. External Examiner: Dr. Chris Miners, School of Business
September 5, 2014, 9:30am Jackie Huberman, MSc. Oral. Evaluating gender-specificity of sexual arousal with thermography in women and men. Supervisor: Dr. Meredith Chivers. External Examiner: Dr. Susan Chamberlain, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 


2nd Global Conference on Psychology Researches, November 28-29, 2014, University of Barcelona, Barcelona-Spain. Abstract Submission Due: September 26, 2014. All accepted full papers will be published in Elsevier Procedia Social and Behavioral Sciences Journal (ISSN: 1877-0428) and also submitted to SCOPUS and Thomson Reuters Conference Proceedings Citation Index (ISI Web of Science) for evaluation for inclusion in the list. Please see for more information.


The Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE)invites applications for a tenure-stream appointment at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor commencing July 1, 2015, in the Department of Applied Psychology and Human Development. OISE is particularly interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our scholarly community through research, teaching and service. Please see this  posting for more information. 


Located in Victoria, British Columbia the Department of Psychology at the University of Victoria invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the Assistant Professor level in Clinical Psychology.  The successful candidate’s areas of specialty will fall within the field of clinical psychology. The position begins on July 1, 2015.  Candidates must have a PhD in Clinical Psychology from a CPA- or APA-accredited program, and must have completed a 12-month CPA- or APA-accredited internship.  Applicants should be eligible for registration as a Psychologist in British Columbia. Application review will begin on October 15, 2014 and continue until the position is filled. Please see the following pdf for more information.

Simon Fraser University is now accepting nominations for a Dean of Life, Long, Learning:


1) Assistant Professor, Developmental Psychology, Tenure Track
– Closing date:  October 15, 2014 The Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM), invites applications for a tenure-stream position in the area of Developmental Psychology. This appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and will begin July 1, 2015

For further details and to apply online, please visit job #1401332. 

2) Assistant Professor, Cognitive Psychology, Tenure Track – Closing date:  October 15, 2014 The Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM), invites applications for a tenure-stream position in the area of Cognitive Psychology. This appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and will begin July 1, 2015.

Applicants are expected to have demonstrated excellence in research and teaching in Perception and Cognition, with a preference for visual cognition. Special consideration will be given to candidates whose interests relate to communication. The successful candidate will be part of the research cluster in Human Communication in the Department of Psychology at UTM. There will be opportunities to collaborate with UTM psychologists in research clusters focused on Genes, Environment, Nervous System and Behaviour, Developmental Science, and/or Health, Adaptation and Well-being, as well as with researchers on all three campuses of the University of Toronto.

For further details and to apply online, please visit job #1401330. 

Submission guidelines can be found at:  Applicants should also ask three referees to send letters directly to the department via e-mail to by the closing date, October 15, 2014. For more information on the Department of Psychology, UTM please visit us at

Psychologist - Intensive Transitional Treatment Program – Mental Health

(Part-Time Position) POSITION SUMMARY: The Psychologist is responsible for providing psychological assessment, diagnosis, consultation and treatment within the Mental Health Program, but primarily in the Intensive Transitional Treatment Service. Within this role the employee is accountable for contributing to the delivery of the Kingston General Hospital strategy. As an employee, one must demonstrate an awareness of and be responsible for actively promoting and supporting patient and family centered engagement and care in all we do. If you are interested to learn more please visit Please apply via email, quoting reference number “14-OC-324 PT Psychologist” (in the subject heading of your email) to: Jennifer Walsh, Recruitment Advisor, Recruitment and Employee Services KINGSTON GENERAL HOSPITAL E-mail:  

Please find attached an ad for a tenure-track position in Clinical Psychology at the University of Regina here.

An Associate Director position is available at Queen's University. Please see this link for more information: 

A part-time opportunity has become available at Archways Centre for CBT.  Based in London (Ontario), we are a group of private practice psychologists dedicated to providing evidence-based cognitive and behavioural therapies.Please see the AD.

Studies in National and International Development (SNID) invites applications from Queen’s graduate students for the position of Program Coordinator for the 2014-2015 academic year with the possibility of renewal for the 2015-2016 academic year. Please see this PDF for more details.

IWK Health Centre is looking for a clinical project lead for their Youth Forensic Program. For more information about this opportunity, please see the following link.

The Offord Centre for Child Studies, McMaster University and the McMaster Children’s Hospital invites applications for one to two-year post doctoral fellowships in the area of child health and development. Over the next two years, they wish to recruit 4 to 6 trainees from a variety of disciplines. Trainees will work within a collaborative team framework to establish their own research programs. Please see the following PDF for more information.

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