Call for Participants for the SRCD Scholar Development Program

The Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD) seeks participants for its 2019 Scholar Development Program (SDP). This program aims to bolster opportunities for both research funding and professional leadership among early- to mid-career Black/African American faculty. The program provides a set of targeted mentoring activities addressing academic leadership and NIH research funding

The effects of early-life stress on the timing of puberty onset in the rat – A Video by Caitlin Cowan

The effects of early-life stress on the timing of puberty onset in the rat – A Video by Caitlin Cowan

50th Anniversary Special Issue of Developmental Psychobiology

Please note that all articles are open access. The guest editors for this special issue, Drs. Dima Amso and Mark Blumberg, have put together a terrific selection of papers to celebrate this occasion.

ISDP 2 Minute New Technologies and Measurement Techniques Survey

The ISDP Executive Board are attempting to raise funds to cover increased student travel for the upcoming meeting in Chicago as well as future Annual Meetings. We’d like to reach out to companies that have or may be interested in sending representatives to the meeting, exhibiting or sponsoring various aspects of the meeting.

Call for Application: Postdoctoral Fellowship position

The Garrison Lab at Seattle Children’s Research Institute is pleased to announce a call for applications for postdoctoral research training for those seeking to develop a career in sleep or media use research in children, adolescents, and families.

Postdoctoral Scholar Position Opening at the University of Oregon

The Stress Neurobiology and Prevention (SNAP) lab, directed by Dr. Philip Fisher, housed within the Center for Translational Neuroscience at the University of Oregon, is searching for a Postdoctoral Scholar with expertise in infancy, parenting, early adversity and/or early childhood education. We are particularly interested in candidates who want to gain experience in conducting and evaluating randomized controlled trials of parenting interventions. Feel free to contact me directly with questions ([email protected]).

Developmental Psychobiology: Call for Submissions

Advances and New Approaches to the Study of Stress, Early Experiences, and Developmental (SEED) Science. This is an open call for submissions for a special issue on “Advances and New Approaches to the Study of Stress, Early Experiences, and Developmental (SEED) Science” in Developmental Psychobiology. This special issue will be co-edited by Dr. Sarah Watamura and Dr. Erika Manczak.

FREE online access to the Abstracts Issue: 51st Annual Meeting of the ISDP

The Abstracts from the 51st Annual Meeting have been published in Developmental Psychobiology! Free open access is available, please click here: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/dev.21793

Clinical Research Post-Doc Position at Yale University

The Anxiety and Mood Disorders Program at the Yale Child Study Center housed at Yale University School of Medicine is accepting applications for a clinical research post-doctoral position. The position is currently open, start date is flexible, and the initial position duration is for at least 2 years. The Anxiety and Mood Disorders Program conducts research relating to the causes, mechanisms, and treatment of anxiety and mood disorders in children.

Primary responsibilities of the post-doctoral fellow include providing attention bias modification treatment for adolescents with social anxiety and collecting, processing, and analyzing EEG/ERP and eye tracking data in an NIMH-funded 2-site study (Yale, Florida International University). Preference will be given to candidates with background in these areas. Experience with MATLAB is also preferred, but not required. The candidate will receive mentoring in leading independent research projects including grant applications and publications. Please contact Dr. Wendy Silverman at [email protected] and Michael Crowley at [email protected] and include a CV and names of references in cover letter.

Clinical Research Post-Doc Position at Florida International University

The Child Anxiety and Phobia Program in the Florida International University Center for Children and Families is accepting applications for a clinical research post-doctoral position. The position is currently open, start date is flexible, and the initial position duration is for at least 2 years. The Child Anxiety and Phobia Program conducts research relating to the causes, mechanisms, and treatment of anxiety disorders in children.

Primary responsibilities of the post-doctoral fellow include providing attention bias modification treatment for adolescents with social anxiety and collecting, processing, and analyzing EEG/ERP and eye tracking data in an NIMH-funded 2-site study (Florida International University, Yale). Preference will be given to candidates with background in these areas. Experience with MATLAB is also preferred, but not required. The candidate will be mentored in leading independent research projects including grant applications and publications. Please contact Dr. Jeremy Pettit at [email protected] and Bethany Reeb-Sutherland at [email protected] and include a CV and names of references in cover letter.

Call for Applications 2019: Jacobs Foundation Research Fellowship Program

Deadline for submission: March 17, 2019.

The Jacobs Foundation is pleased to announce the 2019 call for applications for its Research Fellowship Program. For more information: https://jacobsfoundation.org/en/activity/call-for-applications/