The 44th Annual Meeting of the Jean Piaget Society (http://www.piaget.org/) in San Francisco is from May 29-31! Here's some information to help you prepare. SCHEDULE This year's theme, Rethinking Language and Communicative Development, has generated considerable interest. Look forward to a stellar line-up of plenary speakers, including Eva Jablonka, Radu Bogdan, Katherine Nelson, Colette Daiute, and Annette Karmiloff-Smith.
Join us on the University Park campus for Penn State’s Third Annual Conference on Child Protection and Well-Being. This year’s conference features presentations by experts from around the country, including Sherry Hamby, Laura Ann McCloskey, Judith Cohen, John Lutzker, and a host of internationally known discussants who will discuss what is known and where the field needs to go.
The University of Michigan Institute for Social Research (ISR) is pleased to announce a new competition for graduate students or post docs using SEARCH, which is a statistical technique designed to understand complex interactions among explanatory variables in describing a wide variety of phenomena. The Society for Research in Child Development has been identified as one that is likely to have affiliates with interests that match well with the capabilities of SEARCH. We hope that you will share this announcement with eligible scholars.
13th Annual Cambio de Colores/Change of Colors Conference. The conference is a multistate conference about the integration of immigrants, held at the University of Missouri-Columbia on June 25-27, 2014. This year’s theme, “Growing Together in New Destination Areas,” is meant to encourage the discussion of research and best practices that can be used by communities to assist integration efforts in areas with a recent intake of immigrants.
SRCD and our publishing partner Wiley are pleased to announce an update to Wiley’s Society Discount Program. Through the SDP, SRCD members have historically received a 25% discount on virtually all Wiley books. However, we are pleased to announce an increase in the discount percentage from 25% to 35% for a trial period through the end of 2014. More information can be found at SRCD’s Wiley discount page.
Gender and Couple Relationships to be discussed at Penn State’s 22nd annual Symposium on Family Issues
CALL FOR MANUSCRIPTS EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF BUSINESS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES (EJBSS) ISSN: 2235-767X
Open registration is now available Relevance of Population Neuroscience for Understanding Human Development
Open registration is now available for a conference co-sponsored by SRCD and the Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, to be held in Ann Arbor on May 16-17. The topic is "Relevance of Population Neuroscience for Understanding Human Development." Registration is free, but space is very limited. Details of the conference and on registration can be found in the attached handout.
Emotional Availability Scales Emotional Attachment/Emotional Availability (EA2) Screener May 11-13, 2014, Boulder, Colorado Zeynep Biringen, Ph.D.
Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD)Patrice L. Engle Dissertation GrantFor Global Early Child Development