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Weekly Memo Archive 

WEEK of  10 FEBRUARY 2012

 

MEETINGS
(Held in HUM 228 unless otherwise noted)


 
February 16, 2012 Departmental Meeting 3:00p.m.
February 23, 2012 Graduate Committee Meeting 3:00p.m.
March 1, 2012 Clinical Meeting 1:30p.m.
March 1, 2012 Undergraduate Committee Meeting 3:00p.m.
March 8, 2012 Priorities & Procedures Meeting 3:00p.m.

EPILEPSY CANADA:  CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS - POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH AWARD AND SUMMER STUDENTSHIP
Epilepsy Canada is pleased to announce that it is again accepting submissions to support research trainees in any area of research pertaining to epilepsy. Epilepsy Canada's mission is to support research (in the biomedical, clinical or social sciences) that is focused on improving the lives of people with seizure disorders. In particular, they are seeking to fund post-doctoral researchers and summer studentships associated with a Canadian university or hospital (research activities must be conducted within Canada). Submissions deadline is April 1, 2012. For details click here.

2012 ALUMNI AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING - CALL FOR NOMINATIONS
This award is given annually to a Queen's professor who, in the view of his/her students and colleagues, demonstrates superior abilities as a teacher and commitment to effective learning. The deadline for nominations and supporting documentation is February 24, 2012. Please see poster, or for further information, please refer to the nomination form or contact Nikki Remillard, Department of Alumni Relations, extension 78691 or email, nikki.remillard@queensu.ca.

HR TRANSITIONS TO PEOPLESOFT - CHANGES TO PAYROLL CUT-OFF DATES:
Monthly Paid Employees:
The cut-off date for changes to regular monthly payroll, including salary requisitions for monthly paid employees, is Friday, February 9, 2012. Please check with HR if you are unsure if an employee is paid Monthly or Bi-weekly.
Casual Paid Employees: Paid Period Date of: February 18, 2012 (Pay date of Mar/02/12). Salary requisitions must be processed and approved by Friday, Feb 16/2012.
Bi-Weekly Paid Employees: Pay Period End Date of: February 25, 2012 (Pay date of Mar/02/12). Salary requisitions and time-cards must be processed and approved by Friday, Feb 16/2012.

ASSOCIATED MEDICAL SERVICES ANNOUNCES THE AMS PHOENIX FELLOWSHIPS (2012/13)
Applications are now being accepted for the new AMS Phoenix Fellowships.  These prestigious awards will be targeted to individuals with new and imaginative ideas for innovative clinical practice, education or research.  The application is open to individuals affiliated with any one of the Faculties/Schools of Medicine or Faculties/Schools of Nursing in Ontario.  For more information, click here.

CONFERENCES/LECTURES/SEMINARS
Queen's University, Psychology Distinguished Speaker Colloquim, Friday, March 2, 2012 at 2:30p.m. in Botterell Hall Room B143: Dr. Mara Brendgen, University of Quebec: The interplay between genetics and peer research - an overview. For abstract click here.

  JOB POSTINGS
Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland.Contractual position in Psychology commencing August 15, 2012 and ending April 30, 2013. Ability to teach Introduction to Psychology, Survey of Personality, Contemporary Issues in Personality, and Contemporary Issues In Psychotherapy is preferred. Application deadline: January 31, 2012 (extended to February 29, 2012). For details visit website.

The Department of Psychology at Queen's University
invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for three Teaching Fellow positions for the summer term 2012: PSYC 100/6.0 - Principles of Psychology, PSYC 2413.0 - Social Psychology & PSYC 251/3.0 - Developmental Psychology. Review of applications will begin February 17, 2012, and continue until the positions are filled. For details click here.

McMaster University - Contractually Limited Appointment in Department of Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour.
The Department of Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour at McMaster University invites applications for a  contractually limited position at the Assistant Professor level, to begin by July 1, 2012.  The appointment, which is initially for a 3-year term, is to teach developmental psychology as well as courses in such areas as social, abnormal, educational and aging psychology.  Candidates should have a Ph.D.  in Psychology. For more information, click here.

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