Call for Abstracts: Topical Issue on “Sustainable Human Development – Challenges and Solutions for Implementing the United Nation’s Goals”

Find attached a Call for Papers for a topical issue of the Zeitschrift für Psychologie on Sustainable Human Development: Challenges and Solutions for Implementing the United Nations’ Goals. Guest Editors for this issue: Suman Verma, with Anne C. Petersen and Jennifer E. Lansford. zfp_call_for_papers     Sp-ISSUE-ZfP_Guidelines_for_Guest_Editors Please share widely. The deadline for submission of abstracts is April […]

Early Childhood Development in Syrian Refugee Communities: Hope for a Future of Peace and Stability

Trying to solve some of the world’s most challenging problems is by all means no cake walk. It requires patience, humility, creativity, and hope. The Syrian conflict has displaced millions of people; many have lost everything: loved ones, their homes, and their livelihoods. Countless families are trying to rebuild a life and provide a future […]

Call for Applications: Lab Manager, UC Davis

Call for Applications: Lab Manager for the Translational Research in Early Life Learning for Impact at Scale (TRELLIS) Lab in the Department of Nutrition at UC Davis Our aim in the TRELLIS lab is to translate basic science into practical interventions that can benefit mothers and children worldwide. Like a vine, children need nurturing care […]

Call for Applications: Clinical Psychologist / Psychotherapist (Lebanon)

We are seeking an ambitious, talented, and highly motivated clinical psychologist/psychotherapist for a new and exciting clinical research project in Lebanon with Médecins du Monde (http://daleel-madani.org/job/mdmf/research-project-manager-psychotherapist-professionnal-mf). This person is to provide psychotherapy to Syrian refugee children (as part of the research) and contribute to the management of the R2HC-funded research project which is led by […]

Call for Applications: Research Fellows, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

INTERNATIONAL CALL FOR APPLICATIONS Center of Advanced Studies on Educational Justice Research fellows Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, supported by the PIA-CONICYT Project CIE 160007 “Center of Advanced Studies on Educational Justice” calls for applications for the following positions: Four (4) research fellow positions in the following research lines of the Center: Psychosocial Inclusion (1), Developmental […]

Request for Proposals: “Education Quality and Learning for All (EQUAL) Network Seed Grants”

Global TIES for Children, in collaboration with the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN), is pleased to announce A Call for Proposals for the Center’s Inaugural  “Education Quality and Learning for All (EQUAL) Network Seed Grants” The Education Quality and Learning for All (EQUAL) Global Network, co-sponsored by New York University’s Global TIES for Children Center […]

Call for Applications: Project Associate for EQUAL at Global TIES for Children (NYU)

About Education Quality and Learning for All (EQUAL) EQUAL is part of the Global TIES for Children: Transforming Intervention Effectiveness and Scale Center at New York University, which aims to generate and communicate scientific evidence on programs and policies that maximize child and youth developmental potential in low- and middle-income as well as conflict-affected countries. […]

Call for Applications: PhD Position at Queen Mary University

A three year PhD position is available starting in October 2017 at Queen Mary University of London under the supervision of myself (Dr Michael Pluess) in the field of developmental psychology. Although the research is based on data from Syrian refugees living in Lebanon, the PhD will be based in London, United Kingdom. Research: The […]

Global ECD MOOC

The GLOBAL ECD MOOC started FEBRUARY 27, 2017! We’re excited to announce the launch of The Best Start in Life: Early Childhood Development for Sustainable Development, the newest course from the UN Sustainable Development Network’s Online Education Initiative – the SDG Academy. The course is free and accessible to all. Registration is now open and […]

WEBINAR: How can the research community contribute to measuring SDG 4?

The UIS is hosting a series of webinars to support the implementation of the SDG 4 – Education 2030 Agenda at the national, regional and international levels. February 16, 2017, 10 – 11am EST Moderator: Albert Motivans, UNESCO Institute for Statistics Panelists: Hirokazu Yoshikawa (NYU/Global TIES), Mame Ibra Ba (INEADE, Senegal), Christine Beggs (USAID), Dominic Richardson (UNICEF Office […]