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NEWS AND INFORMATION

Weekly Memo

Week of Monday, December 10, 2018

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


Congratulations to Stephanie Boyer and Jeremy Stewart!

Owen James Stewart was born Thursday, December 6th, 2018 at 9:36 AM at KGH, weighing 10.7 pounds. Jeremy, Stephanie, Felix (big brother), and Owen are doing very well! Owen went home Saturday December 8th.

Campus Security - Bomb Threat Information

Due to the recent bomb threats at Elementary and High Schools in Kingston it is prudent that we review our emergency procedures. For any person who receives a call please complete the attached Bomb Threat Checklist Document in advance of meeting with the Campus Security Supervisor responding to the call. Bomb Threat Checklist (PDF, 45 KB)

First Year Engineering Jacket Slam

The First Year Engineering Slam will occur on Saturday December 15th from 5:00pm until 7:00pm. The slam will be attending by the majority of the first year engineering class. More information on the Jacket Slam (PDF, 224 KB)

Talks/Colloquia

Department of Psychology Distinguished Lecturer Dr. Daniel Wolpert, (Columbia University, New York) - Friday, March 29, 2019 - Continuing in our Distinguished Lecturer Series for the 2018-2019 season, Dr. Wolpert will deliver his lecture on Friday, March 29, 2019 at 2:30pm in Kinesiology 101. More information to come.

Department of Psychology Distinguished Lecturer Ara Norenzayan, PhD (University of British Columbia) - Friday, April 5, 2019 - Continuing in our Distinguished Lecturer Series for the 2018-2019 season, Dr. Norenzayan will deliver his lecture on Friday, April 5, 2019 at 2:30pm in Kinesiology 101. More information to come.

Parking at Queen's

Queen’s University has partnered with HonkMobile to allow students, faculty, staff, and visitors to pay for campus parking directly from their smartphones or tablets. Using the HonkMobile app, users will be able to search, pay for, and add additional time remotely, without having to return to their vehicles parked at Queen’s pay-and-display lots. More information on the HonkMobile App (PDF, 121 KB)

Conferences

8th ANNUAL INTERDISCIPLINARY CONFERENCE IN PSYCHOLOGY (ICP) - May 16 and 17, 2019 The Interdisciplinary Conference in Psychology (ICP) is an international peer-reviewed academic conference organized each year by graduate and undergraduate students from the School of Psychology at the University of Ottawa. The conference will be accepting abstract submissions from students and professors studying topics related to psychology between January 7th, 2019 and February 28th, 2019. More information on ICP (PDF, 324 KB)

Workshops

CMHRT SPRING WORKSHOP ON ADHD AND LEARNING DISABILITIES – May 10, 2019 from 9:00-4:00pm. The University of Waterloo Centre for Mental Health Research and Treatment (CMHRT) is delighted to present a special one-day clinical training workshop for mental health professionals and students. The workshop is entitled Learning Disabilities and ADHD Across the Lifespan: Evidence-Based Diagnosis and Intervention, and will be facilitated by Marjory Phillips, Ph.D., C.Psych. More information on the CMHRT Workshop (PDF, 391 KB)

Health and Safety and Mental Health

MENTAL HEALTH TRAINING SESSIONS - Student Wellness Services is pleased to let you know that registration is open for the Fall 2018 Mental Health Training sessions through the Student Wellness Services website and the HR Learning Catalogue.  For a full description of these workshops, please visit the Educational Programs Workshops website.

For a complete listing of Health and Safety and Mental Health training at Queen's University, please go to: https://www.safety.queensu.ca/training

Job Opportunities

Please note that listings with no application deadlines will be posted in this memo for a maximum of 2 weeks.

Assistant Professor, (tenure-track position) in Social Psychology, Department of Psychology at Bishop’s University (Sherbrooke, Quebec) More information on this Bishop's position (PDF, 75 KB)
The appointment will start July 1, 2019 and will be set at the Assistant Professor level.  Applicants must have completed a PhD.  As Bishop’s is primarily an undergraduate university committed to interdisciplinarity consistent with its liberal education mission, excellence in teaching is highly valued. Application deadline: January 31, 2019

Assistant Professor, (tenure-track position) in Cognitive science, Department of Psychology, University of Calgary More information about this University of Calgary position (PDF, 213 KB)
The Department of Psychology at the University of Calgary invites applications for a full-time Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Cognitive Science at the Assistant Professor rank, to begin July 1, 2019. Application deadline: January 15, 2019

Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor (tenure-track position), Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, Faculty of Education, McGill University More information on this Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology position (PDF, 479 KB)
The Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology invites applications for a tenure-track position in Learning Sciences at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor rank starting August 1, 2019. The Learning Sciences program is offered at the PhD, MA, and MEd levels. Its core areas are: (1) Cognition, Learning, and Instruction; (2) Technology-rich Learning Environments; (3) Self-regulation, Motivation, and Emotion; and (4) Socio-cultural and Historical Foundations of Learning. Application deadline: February 1, 2019

Assistant Professor, (tenure-track appointment) in Clinical Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, or Neuroscience, The Department of Psychology, King’s University College at Western University More information on this King's College position (PDF, 62 KB)
King’s University College at Western University in London, Ontario, Canada, is a Catholic, liberal arts university college. King’s University College’s vision is to be the leading undergraduate university in Canada. Application deadline: January 15, 2019

Postdoctoral Fellowships in Clinical Health Psychology (7 positions), The Michigan Center for Advanced Psychology Training (MICAPT) in Flint, Michigan More information on these Postdoctoral Fellowship positions (PDF, 338 KB) Website: http://www.micapt.com
Postdoctoral positions available include the following: TWO positions: Adult clinical health psychology at McLaren-Flint (2-year fellowship); THREE positions: Adult clinical health psychology at Ascension Genesys (1-year fellowship); TWO positions: Pediatric clinical health psychology at Hurley Children’s Hospital (1-year fellowship). Application deadline: January 1, 2019

Ph.D. and Postdoctoral Opportunities, The Montréal Behavioural Medicine Centre (MBMC) More information on these MBMC positions
The Montréal Behavioural Medicine Centre (MBMC) is welcoming applications for several Ph.D. and postdoctoral opportunities in the fields of health, chronic disease management, and behavioural interventions. The positions are open to individuals with a degree in a clinical discipline such as Psychology, Kinesiology, Epidemiology, Public Health, Nursing, Nutrition, and Medicine. Each opportunity includes a funding package. Out of province and international candidates are encouraged to apply. Application for postdoctoral fellowships are CLOSED • December 14 2018 (Ph.D. opportunities)

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