News/Announcements

Call for Conference Papers: Society for the Study of Human Development (SSHD)

03/01/2017
The Society for the Study of Human Development (SSHD) invites proposal submissions for its biennial meeting. The 10th Biennial Meeting will be held in Providence, Rhode Island on October 6-8, 2017. The 10th Biennial Conference welcomes submissions examining relational processes at any level(s) in order to better understand, explain, and optimize human development over the life span/life course.

Eleanor Maccoby Book Award in Developmental Psychology

02/27/2017
The Maccoby Award is presented to the author of a book in the field of psychology that has had or promises to have a profound effect on one or more of the areas represented by Developmental Psychology. Eligibility: Nominee must be an author, not an editor of the book. The book must have been published within the prior two years. Deadline: March 20, 2017. Publisher will be required to send copies to the Award Committee’s four or five committee members. How to Apply: Nominations should include:

Deadline Approaching for the Sidney W. & Janet R. Bijou Grant

02/23/2017
The Association for Behavior Analysis International (ABAI) has a charitable sister organization, the Society for the Advancement of Behavior Analysis (SABA), which awards The Sidney W. & Janet R. Bijou Grant, a significant research grant to doctoral students in child development. The next deadline for the Sidney W. & Janet R. Bijou Grant is March 1, 2017.

Lynn S. Liben Appointed Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development (Monographs) Editor

02/23/2017
The Governing Council and Publications Committee are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Lynn S. Liben as Incoming Editor of Monographs.  Her term will begin in January 2019 and continue through December 2024.

AERA Centennial Lecture Series - TODAY 6:00 PM CST

02/22/2017
AERA Centennial Lecture Series “The Opportunities and Challenges of Early Child Care and Education” webinar is today, February 22, at 6pm CST. Learn more and register here. 

Call for Applications: AERA-SRCD Early Career Fellowship in Early Childhood Education and Development

02/22/2017
AERA-SRCD Early Career Fellowship in Early Childhood Education and DevelopmentMarch 15, 2017 Deadline

Panel Study of Income Dynamics (PSID) Data User Workshop

02/21/2017
PSID Data User Training WorkshopJune 12-16, 2017, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Judith G. Smetana Appointed Child Development Perspectives (CDP) Editor

02/14/2017
The Governing Council and Publications Committee are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Judith G. Smetana as Incoming Editor of CDP.  Her term will begin in January 2019 and continue through December 2024.

Invitation to the AERA Centennial Lecture – The Opportunities and Challenges of Early Child Care and Education

02/10/2017
YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO ATTEND THE AERA CENTENNIAL LECTURE  The Opportunities and Challenges ofEarly Child Care and Education Wednesday, February 22, 2017, 6:00 p.m. CST Oklahoma History Center Oklahoma City, OK

Submit a proposal for the 2017 NCFR Annual Conference

02/09/2017
Submit your proposal by March 1 for the National Council on Family Relations (NCFR) 2017 Annual Conference, planned for Nov. 15-18 in Orlando, Florida. The conference theme is “Families as Catalysts: Shaping Neurons, Neighborhoods, and Nations.”

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