UPCOMING MEETINGS (all meetings are held in H228 CONFERENCE ROOM unless otherwise noted)
| Oct. 22, 2009
|| Graduate Committee
|| 2:00 p.m.
| Oct. 22, 2009
|| Departmental Meeting [note date]
Nov. 5, 2009
|| Clinical Meeting
| Nov. 5, 2009
|| Undergraduate Meeting
|| 3:00 p.m.
Brown Bags will be held on Mondays from 12 noon - 1 p.m. in the Conference Room (Humphrey 228). [Pizza at cost of $2/slice will be available]
|Oct. 26 - Dr.Raphael Braga||Electroconvulsive Therapy:Current State and Historial Misconceptions
| Nov. 9 - Dr. Meredith Chivers
||Gender Differences In Sexual Response
| Nov. 30 - Dr. Paul Comper (Toronto)
|| Psychologist as an Expert Witness
FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS (Campus Security)
Queen's has installed a new Emergency Notification System that consists of pole-mounted outdoor speakers on top of Humphrey and Chernoff Halls on main campus and near John Orr Tower on west campus. In the event of an emergency, Campus Security can broadcast sirens and pre-recorded messages across campus to faculty, staff and students. The installation will be completed tomorrow,Saturday October 10th. Final testing will include the broadcast of chimes and test messages to check for feedback and echoes. This will occur sometime between 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. PLEASE DISREGARD ANY CHIMES OR TEST MESSAGES YOU MAY HEAR.
Please check the Emergency Notification System (ENS) webpage for more information, message samples and siren tones.
QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY CHAIR IN TEACHING AND LEARNING
Nominations are being solicited for the Queen's University Chair in Teaching and Learning and/or The Chancellor A. Charles Baillie Teaching Award. Submission deadline is November 30, 2009. For further details and nomination guidelines please see attached. Website:http://www.queensu.ca/ctl/scholarship/awards/chair.htm
CALL FOR PROPOSALS/AWARD NOMINATIONS (OADD)
The Ontario Association on Developmental Disabilities Research Special Interest Group (RSIG) is inviting proposals for presentations and posters for its annual research conference, Friday, April 9th, 2010 at the Yorkdale Holiday Inn, Toronto. Deadline for abstracts/poster submissions is December 1, 2009. For further information please see the attachments: Abstracts and Awards.
APS EARLY CAREER AWARD - CALL FOR NOMINATIONS
The Association for Psychological Science (APS) established the Janet Taylor Spence Award to recognize the transformative early career contributions to psychological science by our field's rising stars. Nominees must be members of the Association for Psychological Science and must have completed their PhD within seven years of the date of the annual meeting at which the award would be conferred. The nomination deadline is November 15, 2009. Detailed information is available at www.psychologicalscience.org/awards/spence
Read4Fun, a division of Queen's Student's for Literacy and Frontier College, coordinates several free reading circles around the community. Children engage in one-on-one literacy activities with their "buddy" for forty minutes and then the group plays a literacy-themed game. Anyone who is interested please contact Allison Rinne at firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.fcqsl.ca
David Pizarro from Cornell University will give a talk on "Grime and punishment: How emotions shape our moral judgments and actions". Thursday, October 15 at 11:30 a.m. in Humphrey Hall Room 228(NOTE ROOM).
Centre for Neuroscience Studies presents Dr. Kazuhiko Seki, National Institute for Neuroscience, Tokyo who will speak on "Function of Spinal Interneurons for Controlling Voluntary Movements". Wednesday, October 14, at 4:00 p.m., Botterell Hall, Room B143.
The Mood & Anxiety Disorders 9th Annual Conference is scheduled for Saturday, November 14 and will be held at the Donald Gordon Centre. Great student rate. Registration brochure is attached.
Cognitive Workshops- From Chaos to Clarity A Step-by-Step Model for Complex Cases. For dates and registration information please go to website: www.cognitiveworkshops.comJOBS AVAILABLE