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WEEK OF 01 MARCH 2013


MEETINGS - (Held in HUM 228 unless otherwise noted):

March 7, 2013 Clinical Meeting 1:00p.m.
March 7, 2013 Undergraduate Committee Meeting 2:30p.m.
March 14, 2013 Policies & Procedures Meeting 2:30p.m.
March 21, 2013 Departmental Meeting 2:30p.m.
March 28, 2013 Graduate Committee Meeting 2:30p.m.

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR CLINICAL STUDENTS WHO MATCHED FOR INTERNSHIP! (Caroline Pukall):

Sylvia Magrys (C. Olmstead) will be heading to Winnipeg to complete her internship at the University of Manitoba (Neuropsychology stream).
Talia Troister
(R. Holden) will be completing her internship in Winnipeg through the University of Manitoba (Clinical-Health, Adult stream)
Jeremy Stewart (K. Harkness) will be joining the Harvard Medical School/McLean Hospital in Belmont, MA, USA
Ashley Legate (Murphy) (W. Craig) will be completing her internship at Eastern Health in Newfoundland. We wish you all the best in your internship experience!

CONGRATULATIONS TO STEPHANIE BOYER AND JEREMY STEWART! (Caroline Pukall)
Stephanie and Jeremy are getting married in Montreal on Saturday, March 2, 2013.  We all wish you the very best in health and happiness, and all the joy in the world for you for all time!

Office of Research Services (ORS) SSHRC Research Funding Information Session -
Get all your questions answered on Wednesday, March 6, 2013, 2:30 - 4:00pm, ORS Conference Room, 3rd Floor Fleming Hall-Jemmett Wing.  Presented by:  Diane Davies, ORS, Research projects Advisor:  Social Sciences and Humanities & International Collaborations, and Bonnie Stewart, ORS, Research Facilitator:  Social Sciences, Humanities and Fine Arts.  To register e-mail, ors@queensu.ca with your name & department.

Call for Abstracts - Sixteenth Annual Meeting for Health Sciences Research Trainees - is set for Wednesday, June 5, 2013 in the Biosciences Atrium.  This all-day meeting has been organized in order to provide a forum for graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, research project students, medical students, and clinical residents of the Faculty of Health Sciences and related Schools/Faculties at Queen's University to discuss their recent research findings.  Deadline for Abstract Submission:  Monday, April 29, 2013.  For more information, abstract form and registration/payment form, click here.

First Call for Abstracts:  15th Annual Rehabilitation Research Colloquium
- School of Rehabilitation Therapy, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario on Saturday, May 11th, 2013.  Abstracts are a maximum of 250 words under the following headings:  Objective(s), Methods, Results, Conclusions and Acknowledgments (optional).  Please submit your abstract submission form by email to rehabsci@queensu.ca before Friday, March 15th, 2013 at 5pm.  Please visit our website for submission forms: http://www.rehab.queensu.ca/colloquium/.

Call for Applications:  Programs in France:
Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS) de Cachan:  International Scholarship Program
.  For website click here.  Deadline:  March 25th, 2013.  Public concerned:  Master's students and PhD students in all fields.
National Institute for Demographic Studies (INED) is recruiting PhD Students and Post-Doc positions.
  For website click here.  Deadline:  March 15th, 2013.  Public concerned:  PhD students and post-doc researchers in Population Sciences.
Biovision Forum in Lyon:  Invitation to Life Scientists.  For website click hereDeadline:  March 24th, 2013.  Public concerned:  Life Scientists.  Please contact us for information about special 50% discounts on registration costs for Canadians.

CONFERENCES/LECTURES/SEMINARS

Department of Psychology Distinguished Speaker - Lisa Diamond, University of Utah - Just How Different are Female and Male Sexual Orientation? Dr. Diamond is Professor of Psychology and Gender Studies at the University of Utah.  Dr. Diamond studies development and expression of sexual desire, behavior, and identity over the lifespan.  For abstract click here.


Queen's School of Business Innovation Summit - March 1st and 2nd, 2013 -
Are you passionate about innovation?  This event will answer the question, "How can we as individuals push the edge of innovation to imagine, discover, and create new frontiers in business and society?"  We have over 30 amazing speakers on 12 different panels to tackle this question and we want you to be part of the discussion.  There are also sessions on health care.  It's up to you to register, but do it soon because tickets are limited and selling quickly.  www.qsbis.com.  Contact qsbis@business.queensu.ca if you have any questions.

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

The Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board, Peterborough, Ontario - is now accepting resumes from qualified applicants for the position of School Psychologist (also known as Psycho-Educational Clinician).  Full-time (35 hrs/wk) - 10 Months + 10 days.  For job description click here. For information on qualifications and applying click here.

The University of New Brunswick in Fredericton, Department of Psychology -
invites applications for a 3-year appointment at the Assistant Professorship level or below commencing July 1, 2013 (or earlier if possible).  The position is for an individual with a Ph.D. (or near completion) in Clinical Psychology with a strong background in Applied Behaviour Analysis or a Ph.D. in Applied Behaviour Analysis with a strong background in psychology.  Experience in the areas of Autism spectrum disorder, developmental disorders and/or interventions for behavioural disorders and/or BCBA certification (or eligibility) would be an asset.  Review of applications will start immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  For more information click here.

The University of Vermont
, Clinical Neuropsychology Post-Doctoral Fellowship. The University of Vermont is pleased to announce a post-doctoral fellowship position in Clinical Neuropsychology.  UVM is especially interested in scholars that will help advance the university's research and teaching goals and assist UVM in reaching its diversity goals, especially with respect to the academic curriculum.  This Post-doctoral fellowship position has the potential of transitioning into a tenure-track line.  For more information, please contact Professor Michael Cannizzaro here. 

Algoma University, Sabbatical Replacement Position.  Algoma University is advertising a 9-month contract-limited appointment at the entry-level, beginning August 1, 2013. The successful candidate must have a completed PhD, and a demonstrated commitment to research and undergraduate teaching.  The area of specialization for this position is open, though preference will be given to candidates with expertise in Clinical and Counseling Psychology.  For more information click here.

 

 

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