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WEEK of  28 January 2011


MEETINGS

(Held in HUM 228 unless otherwise noted)

February 3, 2011 Clinical Meeting 1:30 p.m.
February 3, 2011 Undergraduate Meeting 3:00 p.m.
February 24, 2011 Graduate Committee Meeting 2:30 p.m.

 

 

 

 

TRI-COUNCIL (NSERC, SSHRC, CIHR) WORKSHOP
The Office of Research Services and Financial Services will be offering a training and information session. Both new and existing NSERC, SSHRC, and CIHR grant holders are encouraged to register for this session. Registration is first come, first serve to a maximum of 40 participants. When: Thursday, March 3, 2011. Please register by February 18.  RSVP to Jeananne Vickery, ORS: email: vickeryj@queensu.ca, 613-533-6000 x 75608.

PRINCIPAL'S DEVELOPMENT FUND 2011/12

 Applications for funding under the Principal's Development Fund are now available.  International Programs - Visiting Scholars, Research Collaborations and International Visiting Scholars from Major Institutional Partners. Faculty members are invited to submit an application and budget to their respective Faculty Dean by  April 22, 2011.  Please visit: www.queensu.ca/principal/  for further information.

MACKENZIE KING SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION FOR 2011-2012
Applications are now available to download at: www.mkingscholarships.ca .  If you are unable to download the application form and information sheet from the website, hard copies are available in the School of Graduate Studies, Room 425, Gordon Hall. Students may apply for both scholarships with a single application if the eligibility criteria are met for both. Deadline to SGS, is Tuesday, February 22, 2011.

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS  - CALL FOR PRESENTERS
Inquiry at Queen's - call for presenters. 5th Annual Undergraduate Research Conference, March 10, 2011.  Website: http://iatq.ca/  Submit your abstracts/proposals by February 11, 2011.

GRADUATE STUDIES
Naomi Grigg Fellowship for Post-Graduate Studies in Gerontology 2011
presented by Soroptimist International of Toronto.  Value: $7500. The program must have relevance to an area of Gerontology.  Application deadline is March 31, 2011.  For more information please visit website: http://www.ecsoroptimist.org/
   

SAMI CIHR RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS
The Social Aetiology of Mental Illness (SAMI) Training Program announces its call for applications for the 2011-2012 research fellowships   The minimum requirement to apply is to hold a Master's degree in a relevant area or an MD with research training/experience. Fellows cannot be enrolled full time in an academic program by the start of the 10-week didactic training course that begins the SAMI program. The application forms and instructions are available at:  http://knowledgex.camh.net/researchers/areas/sami    The deadline to apply is March 1, 2011, at 5:00 p.m. EST.

SAY GOOD-BY TO QCARD!
Introducing SOLUS (Student On-Line University System).  The new Student Administration System is going live on March 8, 2011.  You are invited to a Student Twon Hall meeting, Wednesday, February 9th at 5:30 p.m. Bioscience Complex 1101.  Find out what's changing: SOLUS - student self-serve demonstration, new tuition payment dates, new transcript. If you are unable to attend you can view the rebroadcast at website: www.queensu.ca/registrar

CONFERENCES/SEMINARS /LECTURES

Second Call for Papers and Participation: The Psychology Research Unit of the Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) will hold its 5th International Conference on Psychology in Athens, Greece, 30-31 May 2011 & 1-2 June 2011. The conference website is www.atiner.gr/psychology.htm.

43rd Annual Banff International Conference on Behavioural Science "Disseminating Evidence-Based Practices in Children's Mental Health" March 20-23, 2011.March 20-23, 2011 Banff, Alberta, Canada www.banffbehavsci.ubc.ca

Sixth Self Biennial International Conference,(The Centrality of SELF Theory and Research for Enabling Human Potential)  June 19-22, 2011, Quebec City, Canada.  For further details please go to their  website.

JOBS
Université Bishop's, Department of Psychology, Sherbrooke, Quebec invites applications for a tenure-track position in Health Psychology starting July 1, 2011. Applications will be reviewed starting March 1, 2011.  See attached for details.

Université Laval, Quebec a deux positions: Psychologic clinique (enfance-adolescence) and Psychologie cognitive.  La date limite de depot des candidatures est le 15 avril 2011.

Pine River Institute, Shelburne, Ontario has an opening for a Therapist/Clinical Team Leader. Website: http://www.pineriverinstitute.com/welcome.html   Interested candidates should send their resume to: John Fallis, Executive Director at john@pineriverinstitute.com or  Dr Victoria Creighton, Clinical Director at victoria@pineriverinstitute.com

Wilfrid Laurier University - Psychology Department invites applications for a tenure-track appointment in Behavioural Neuroscience/Health Sciences at the Assistant Professor level beginning July 1, 2011, subject to budgetary approval.  Further information  please see attached.

The University of Vienna, Althanstrasse, Austria  has 5 PhD positions in Animal Cognition and Communication openings. Deadline for applications is February 15, 2011.  Please see attached for further details.

Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland has two contractual openings to teach abnormal psychology and biological psychology. Deadline for applications is February 18, 2011.  A letter of application along with a curriculum vitae, teaching dossier should be sent to vice-principal@swgc.ca   Further information please go to website: http://www.swgc.mun.ca/admin/Pages/positions.aspx

 

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