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WEEK OF December 15, 2017

To obtain a copy of previous weekly memos please contact psycadmi@queensu.ca


First Year Slam scheduled for Saturday, December 16

The first year engineering slam will occur on Saturday December 16th from 5:00 pm until 7:15 pm. The slam will be attending by the majority of the first year engineering class. The slamming of the jackets may at times cause noise above the usual campus patterns. There will be an associated road closure of Fifth Field Company Lane from Union St. to the south side of Jackson Hall between the hours of 4:30pm and 7:30pm. The road closure will be staffed by Student Constables who will provide maps with alternate routes to any motor vehicle traffic. Campus Security and Emergency Services as well as Environmental Health and Safety have been notified regarding the event. Attendants from the Engineering Society will be in attendance to provide safety and support for and individuals and property involved in the event.

Trainee Opportunities for Students Interested in Clinician-Scientist Child Health Roles

The Centre leader for the Canadian Child Health Clinician Scientist Program (CCHCSP) offers training opportunities through an OTN web series that runs through a clinician-scientist curriculum. Practice cases are discussed around authorship, collaboration, funding, job interviews, etc.There are also opportunities for conferences. More information

SSHRC Insight Development Grant Competition Timelines

Applicants are encouraged to contact their Department/Faculty for any additional Insight Development Grant deadlines. More information (PDF, 307 KB)

2018 Scholars of Excellence Program - Competition Now Open

The BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute is now accepting applications for the 2018 Scholars of Excellence Program to support recent PhD or MD graduates in conducting clinical and translational research with the intent to develop future leaders in child health research. More information (PDF, 190 KB) Application deadline: January 15, 2018

Conferences and Talks

DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY ANNUAL RESEARCH CONFERENCE - More information (PDF, 73 KB)
The Department of Psychiatry at Queen's University will hold its Annual Research Conference on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at the Donald Gordon Centre. We strongly encourage all faculty, residents, and students to participate by submitting an abstract for presentation. Abstracts accepted for the Annual Conference may be presented in the form of either an Oral or Poster Presentation (please indicate preference). Abstracts are due in the Research Office Wednesday, February 28th, 2018.

THE 50TH BANFF INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE - Ideal Mental Health Services for Children and Youth: The Next 50 Years - March 18 to 21, 2018  Banff, Alberta, Canada More information (PDF, 517 KB)
The 2018 Banff International Conference on Behavioural Science will celebrate the 50th The Banff Centre anniversary of the Banff Conferences, making them one of the longest running annual conferences on behavioural science in the world. The first Conference was held in Banff during the spring of 1969 with the theme, Ideal Mental Health Services. The program consists of major addresses as well as workshops designed to provide healthcare practitioners, researchers and policy makers with specific and implementable skills.

CALL FOR PAPERS - 2018 QUALITATIVE ANALYSIS CONFERENCE - ST. THOMAS UNIVERSITY NEW BRUNSWICK - More information (PDF, 93 KB)
The QAC is a unique conference in that it is non-affiliated with any association, organized over the last 35 years by volunteer scholars who are committed to providing a venue for qualitative researchers to present new ideas and disseminate completed research projects.

2018 L.O.V.E.CONFERENCE - February 8-9, 2018
This is a reminder to register now for the 2018 L.O.V.E. (Lake Ontario Visionary Establishment) conference being held on February 8th and 9th, 2018 in Niagara Falls, Canada. Early bird rates available only until December 22. Also, don't forget to CLICK HERE to book your hotel room online at the Crowne Plaza - Fallsview to take advantage of discounted conference rates (available until January 18). After registering, please also forward this email to any colleagues or students that you think might be interested in attending. Details for this year’s conference are below and also available at https://sites.google.com/view/loveconference

Health and Safety and Mental Health Training

WHMIS.2015 - The Occupational Health and Safety Act requires that all employees, or supervisors of employees, who work with or who are in proximity of chemicals receive WHMIS Training.  The Queen's University Policy on WHMIS training states that employees must take WHMIS at Queen's and must retake the course if they originally took it prior to January 1, 2000.

January 25  (Thursday) - 1:30-3:30 pm
March 6 (Tuesday) - 9:30-11:30 am

Please register through the Environmental Health and Safety website: https://www.queensu.ca/safety/courses/whmis.htm

You can find a complete list of the training and quizzes available on our website:    http://www.safety.queensu.ca/courses/

Job Opportunities

Assistant Professor Tenure-Track Position in Social Psychology - Brock University More information (PDF, 80 KB)
The Department of Psychology at Brock University, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada invites applications for a probationary tenure-track position in Social Psychology (social
cognition/attitudes) at the rank of Assistant Professor to commence July 1, 2018

Assistant or Associate Professor, Human Development in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology - Faculty of Education at McGill University More information (PDF 568 KB)
The Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology invites applications for a tenure-track position in Human Development at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank starting on August 1, 2018. The graduate program in Human Development encompasses both basic and applied research with an emphasis on the diversity of learning and related social, emotional, and/or cognitive developmental trajectories. Application deadline: February 1, 2018

Assistant Professor in Social Psychology (teaching-stream) - University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC) Department of Psychology More information (PDF, 202 KB)
The Department of Psychology at the University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC) invites applications from experienced educators to a teaching-stream appointment in Social Psychology. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream and will commence on July 1, 2018. Application deadline: January 3, 2018

Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Psychology - Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences More information
The Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences is seeking to appoint an outstanding social psychologist who can contribute to its research and teaching programs. Area of specialisation is open, but research and teaching interests relevant to applied social psychology and behaviour change, or to the psychology of morality, emotion or well-being, are particularly desirable. Application deadline: December 19, 2017

Assistant/Associate Professor in Exercise/Health Psychology - Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management at University of Manitoba More information (PDF, 88 KB)
Applications are invited for a position at the Assistant or Associate Professor (tenure track) level. Salary will commensurate with qualifications and experience. The appointment will begin July 1, 2018. Application deadline: December 18, 2017

Postdoctoral position in Motivational Communication - The Montreal Behavioural Medicine Centre (MBMC) and leaders of the International Behavioural Trials Network (IBTN). More information (PDF, 129 KB)
The Montréal Behavioural Medicine Centre (MBMC) is welcoming applications for a postdoctoral position in Motivational Communication. This fellowship will be directly attached to a national CIHR-funded study designed to develop and test motivational communication training programs targeting physicians, nurses and allied healthcare providers in the area of chronic disease management. The position is full time for one year and is renewable. The complete application package must be emailed to: apply@mbmc-cmcm.ca. Queries about the application should be sent to Dr. Kim Lavoie at lavoie.kim@uqam.ca. Application Deadline: February 2, 2018.

Assistant or Associate Professor in Developmental Psychopathology - The Behavioural Science Institute (BSI) and the School of Pedagogical Sciences (PWO) of Radboud University More information (PDF, 195 KB)
The Behavioural Science Institute (BSI) and the School of Pedagogical Sciences (PWO) of Radboud University are jointly looking for an Assistant or Associate Professor of Developmental Psychopathology, preferably with research expertise in anxiety and/or depression in children and adolescents, but other areas will also be considered. Application deadline: December 17, 2017

Pediatric Psyc Fellowship at Sick Kids Hospital More information (PDF, 402 KB)
The Department of Psychology at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Ontario offers a Post-Doctoral Pediatric Health Psychology Fellowship. As one of the fastest growing sub-specialties in psychology today, pediatric psychology offers clinicians the opportunity to work in partnership with a wide range of professionals to enhance children’s health and well-being at the intersection of mind and body. This is a 1.0 FTE position, primarily involving direct clinical service to the children, youth, and families served by the hospital. This one-year training position begins on September 4, 2018 Application deadline: January 5, 2018.

Tenure stream position in Etiology and Treatment of Addiction and/or Mental Disorders in Indigenous Persons in Canada - Psychology Department, University of Toronto Scarborough  More information (PDF, 222 KB)
The Department of Psychology at the University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC) invites applications for a tenure-stream appointment in the area of Etiology and Treatment of Addiction and/or Mental Disorders in Indigenous Persons in Canada. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and will commence on July 1, 2018. Application deadline: January 10, 2018

Director of Training for a Doctor of Psychology - Department of Psychology, University of Prince Edward Island More information (PDF, 228 KB)
Applications are invited for a faculty member who will serve as Director of Training for a Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) program in Clinical Psychology being developed at the University of Prince Edward Island. This position is subject to final budgetary approval. Application deadline: January 4, 2018

Associate Director of Clinical Experience - Department of Psychology, University of Prince Edward Island More information (PDF, 229 KB)
Applications are invited for a faculty member who will serve as Associate Director of Clinical Experience within a Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) program in Clinical Psychology being developed at the University of Prince Edward Island. This position is subject to final budgetary approval. Application deadline: January 4, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Sexual Science - Department of Gender Studies & The Kinsey Institute, Indiana University, Bloomington More information (PDF, 773 KB)
The Department of Gender Studies and The Kinsey Institute at Indiana University, Bloomington, announce a joint 2-year Postdoctoral Fellowship position in Sexual Science to begin August 2018. Successful candidates will demonstrate methodological emphases in behavioral and/or social sciences, be able to address issues of gender and sexuality though various feminist and queer theoretical lenses, and display a clear commitment to interdisciplinary research and education. Research and teaching interests could include sexual science, relationship science, sex/gender development, gender and health, or related areas. The candidate should have experience with quantitative statistical and analytic techniques. Familiarity with big data, social network analysis, and/or dyads is preferred but not required. Application deadline: January 5, 2018

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