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Calls for Applications 2019

Jacobs Foundation Research Fellowship
The Jacobs Foundation is pleased to announce the 2019 Call for Applications for its Research Fellowship Program. Deadline for submission: March 17, 2019. For further information and to submit an application, please visit: Jacobs Foundation Research Fellowship.

FAU Open Topic Tenure Track Professorships
Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) invites applications for 3 Open Topic Tenure Track Professorships for Translational Health Research.

We seek to appoint top early career scholars who will develop outstanding expertise in the field. The professorships are financed with funds from a Federal and State programme for supporting young researchers at German universities. All professorships are intended to make significant contributions to the FAU key research priorities. This call for applications addresses outstanding early career scholars with the ambition of developing their own profiles and careers as part of the strategic development of a key priority in cooperation with renowned scholars at FAU ('Open Topic Tenure Track'). See more details here.

ISSBD Conferences and Workshops

For other behavioural development conferences hosted around the world please see, or sign up to, the ISSBD e-newsletter. Click here for the latest issue!

Upcoming Events

ISSBD 26th Biennial Meeting, 2020
ISSBD will be hosting the 26th Biennial Meeting on the Island of Rhodes, Greece from June 21-25, 2020.

Recent Events

25th Biennial Meeting for ISSBD
July, 15-19, 2018
Gold Coast, Australia

24th Biennial Meeting for ISSBD
July, 10-16, 2016
Vilinus, Lithuania

10th ISSBD African Regional Workshop
September 25-27, 2013
Pretoria, South Africa

ISSBD Regional Workshop
September 3-7, 2013
Budapest, Hungary

22rd Biennial Meeting for ISSBD
July, 8-12, 2012
Edmonton, Canada

ISSBD India workshop report: Chandigarh, October 13-15, 2011
For full details of the workshop in Chandigarh run by Deepali Sharma and Suman Verma

ISSBD Fellows in 2015

We are delighted to announce the first cohort of ISSBD Fellows, awarded in 2015. ISSBD Fellow status is awarded to ISSBD Members who have made sustained outstanding contributions to the field of lifespan human development in the areas of research and/or application. A major feature of ISSBD Fellows is the representativeness of international scholars and international contributions to the advancement of the field.

For the full list, please go to the History page.


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