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Weekly Memo Archive 

WEEK OF June 21, 2013

Queens Faculty, Staff & Retirees are invited to nominate candidates for a Queen's Distinguished Service Award. Inaugurated by the University Council in 1974, this award recognizes individuals who have made the University a better place through their extraordinary contributions. Recipients become Honorary Life Members of the Council. Recent changes to the University Council By-Laws now enable Queen's employees & retirees to nominate recipients, who will be recognized at the University Council Annual Dinner on Friday October 18, 2013. For details and the nomination form please visit.


The Canadian Graduate Journal of Sociology and Criminology (CGJSC) is a peer-reviewed, open-access, bilingual and online journal hosted by the University of Waterloo. It is intended as a journal for graduate students at both the master and doctoral level. The aim of CGJSC is to extend intellectual boundaries by providing students with a setting to share new and innovative research ideas and by providing networking opportunities for students across Canada. CGJSC is actively seeking submissions of original research for our special upcoming thematic issue entitled “Women and Prisons”, which is expected to be published March 2014 in celebration of International Women’s Month. You can view the poster here and also visit the following website for more information. 

On Thursday June 27th Queen's is holding the Preferred Supplier Show. See new and innovative products and services from our preferred suppliers and meet their sales representatives and technical specialists in person. View a range of samples available and find out about the savings available through the Queen’s University Preferred Supplier list. Be sure to register at the show for a chance to win an iPad Mini courtesy of Queen’s Strategic Procurement Services. Refreshments will be provided, and enjoy a buffet style lunch provided by Delta Printing Ltd., On-Campus Printing and DigiGraphics.View the poster for further information.

The Philosophy Department at Queen's is offering a new course Winter 2014. Please see the outline for Animals and Society, PHIL 296 here.

The four short listed candidates for the Canada Research Chair; Tier Two in Indigenous Studies; Faculty of Arts & Science have announced their public research presentations. Please feel free to view their posters and attend; Dr. Mishuana Geoman, Dr. Jean-Paul Restoule, Dr. Dylan Robinson, and Dr. Heidi Kiiwetinepinesiik Stark.

3rd Annual IDC Northern Research Days and 12th Conference of the Canadian Rural Health Research Society: "The Stories of Rural Health through Knowledge, Research and Collaborative Action" will be held in Prince George, BC from November 13-15. For more info please click here.


A growing practice in Sudbury, Ontario includes practitioners as well as an interdisciplinary group of researcher/consultants offering a range of evidence-based, bilingual, psychological services as well as employee assistance services, staff surveys, occupational health/safety and wellness training and various consulting services in both public and private sector organizations.  The practice is seeking to add another psychologist or psychological associate to its team. Interested candidates can send their curriculum vitae by email to or by mail at 1151 Lorne Street, Sudbury Ontario                P3C 4T1-attention Michel Lariviere, C.Psych.You may view the job posting here.

The APA Science Directorate supports science-oriented psychology graduate students each year through its Students Awards Programs. Two awards are currently being advertised-the APA Science Student Council Early Researcher Award and the APA Dissertation Research Awards. For both awards the deadline is September 16, 2013, and applications are welcome from graduate students in any research specialty area. For more information about both opportunities please click here.

Brandon University invites applications for a one-year term appointment in the Clinical Specialization Stream in the Department of Native Studies. The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching and clinical practice with a strong orientation to social justice and cross-cultural practice that blends both Indigenous and Western worldviews. Applications are due by June 24th and you can find further information at this posting.

Faculty Position in Industrial/Organizations (I/O) Psychology. Applications are invited for a tenure stream appointment in I/O Psychology at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in the department of Psychology at the University of Western Ontario effective July 1, 2014. To review requirements and for further information please see the following link

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