News/Announcements

Outlining Opportunities for Inequality Research

10/14/2014
RESEARCH AND RESPONSES TO INEQUALITY

Child Development seeks a proofing assistant

09/30/2014
Child Development seeks a post-doctoral candidate to volunteer to assist with the proofing of articles during production. Candidates would receive articles to proof roughly every 2 weeks (quantity dependent on accepted manuscript workload) and will coordinate with the Managing Editor and Publisher to provide any correction notes. The Publisher provides copyediting support, while this position would be expected to lightly read each article for content, ensure correct scientific notation, etc.

Now Accepting Applications: SRCD Policy Fellowship Program

09/23/2014
SRCD is now accepting applications for the SRCD Policy Fellowship year that begins on September 1, 2015 and ends on August 31, 2016. Through the program, SRCD places doctoral-level researchers in congressional and executive branch offices for full-year immersion experiences in which fellows serve as resident scholars in policy settings that link research and policy. Interested in learning more and/or applying?

Social Policy Report Editor

09/16/2014
SRCD is beginning a search for a new editor of the Social Policy Report (SPR) to succeed Sam Odom and his UNC team whose term ends on December 31, 2015.

The third CRDH / ISSBD International Peer Video Conference (PVC3)

09/10/2014
The third CRDH / ISSBD International Peer Video Conference (PVC3) will take place on November 14 2014 from 8:55 to 13:15 (Montreal time). The theme of this year's video conference is "Current and future directions in research on peer relations."   Well-established researchers actively involved in research on peer relations have been asked to provide comments about where they think peer research should go and why these directions are important.   There will be four sessions. 

SRCD Asian Caucus Seeking Nominations

09/03/2014
The SRCD Asian Caucus seeks nominations for two leadership positions: Chair-Elect and Treasurer.  These Officers will serve on the Caucus’ Steering Committee, along with the incoming Chair for 2015-2017 (Hirokazu Yoshikawa) and Secretary (Lisa Kiang, term 2013-2017).  Officers serve four-year terms, and the new terms will begin after the 2015 SRCD Biennial Meeting.  The outgoing committee members are Vivian Tseng (Chair) and Rashmita Mistry (Treasurer).  Please feel free to contact them or us if you have questions. 
 
To self-nominate or nominate someone else, please email Hirokazu Yoshikaw

CRDH / ISSBD International Peer Video Conference Three to be held November 14, 2014

09/02/2014
The third CRDH / ISSBD International Peer Video Conference (PVC3) will take place on November 14, 2014 from 8:55 to 13:15 (Montreal time). The theme of this year's video conference is "Current and future directions in research on peer relations."   Well-established researchers actively involved in research on peer relations have been asked to provide comments about where they think peer research should go and why these directions are important.   There will be four sessions. 

AERA Dissertation and Research Grants - Now Accepting Applications

08/25/2014
The American Educational Research Association (AERA) Grants Program is currently accepting applications for both Dissertation and Research Grants until September 4, 2014. Now in its 23rd year, the AERA Grants Program, with support from the National Science Foundation, provides small grants for conducting studies of education policy and practice using federally-funded, large-scale data sets. Applications are encouraged from a variety of disciplines, such as but not limited to, education, sociology, economics, psychology, demography, statistics, and psychometrics.

CEEE at HighScope’s 3rd Annual Conference for Early Childhood Research and Evaluation

08/13/2014
The Center for Early Education Evaluation at HighScope will hold its Third Annual Conference for Early Childhood Research and Evaluation on the theme "Measuring Program Quality: Translating Research Into Policy and Practice." Friday, October 10, 2014 - 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Location:  Marriott Ann Arbor Ypsilanti at Eagle Crest, Ypsilanti, MI.  Registration is now open.  Sponsors: CEEE at HighScope; BUILD Initiative; Michigan Department of Education; M&M Fisher Foundation; Colina Foundation.

Call for Nominations for SRCD Positions

08/06/2014
President-Elect, Secretary and Members-at-Large Student and Early Career Representatives to Committees

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