Special issue on Measurement Invariance in Quantitative Psychology

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**Special issue on Measurement Invariance in Quantitative Psychology**

Guest Editor
Wen-Chung Wang, Department of Psychology, Education University of Hong Kong

Deadline for manuscript submission: 31 January 2018 (first come first served)
Expected publication date: Late 2018

How to Submit?


 Please submit your manuscript via the online submission system, and choose the article type of “Special issue on Measurement Invariance in Quantitative Psychology.”

 Further information about submission guidelines is available on CJP website: https://cjpsy2007.wixsite.com/cjpsysite .

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Taiwanese Psychological Association is now a National Member of IUPsyS

Taiwanese Psychological Association(TPA) has formally become a National Member of the International Union of Psychological Science, IUPsyS.

President Cooper arrived in Taipei yesterday and presented the Membership Certificate to the Taiwanese Psychological Association.

IUPsyS works to promote the development, representation and advancement of psychology as a basic and applied science nationally, regionally, and internationally. The main activities of the IUPsyS focus on fostering the development of the science and practice of psychology.

The IUPsyS sponsors an International Congress of Psychology (ICP) every four years. The next Congress will be held in Prague, Czech Republic, 2020.


National Member Certificate / 2017.10.19

IUPsyS President Saths Cooper and TPA President Shulan Hsieh / 2017.10.19

IUPsyS President Saths Cooper with TPA Officials

2017-2018 The APA-IUPsyS Global Mental Health Fellowship

The APA-IUPsyS Global Mental Health Fellowship (GMHF) provides a unique opportunity for a psychologist to contribute to the work of World Health Organization (WHO), in the Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse for a period of one year.

The Fellow will focus on one or more issues related to the WHO Mental Health Action Plan. The Fellowship intends to provide psychologists with exposure to and involvement with international global mental health policy and implementation and contribute to the more effective use of psychological knowledge and research in global mental health policy and implementation.

Application: Applicants may be based in any country. The fellowship year is anticipated to begin around September 2017. For more information, access the GMHF Call for Applications here: http://www.iupsys.net/dotAsset/c2e51ddf-44d5-48ff-9073-34eaa870a5d2.pdf

Begin: September, 2017
Period: 1 year

Source: http://www.iupsys.net/news/the-apa-iupsys-global-mental-health-fellowship

The 13th Asia Pacific Conference on Vision 2017

The 13th annual Asia Pacific Conference on Vision (APCV) will be hosted in Tainan City, Taiwan, from July 13-17, 2017. The conference is aimed toward facilitating cross talk on vision research in Asian and Oceanian regions, while participants from all over the world are also welcome. The program consists of invited lectures, symposia and contributed papers. Original works for the papers on all aspects of vision research are invited to present. The addressed topics includes: visual psychophysics, visual physiology/anatomy, visual cognition, perception and attention, computational vision, social perception, brain imaging, eye movements, multisensory perception, visual development, artificial vision, reading and word recognition, face and object perception, art and visual science, and clinical vision.

The conference will be conducted in English.

Dates: 7.13.2017 – 7.17.2017

Location: International Conference room in National Cheng Kung University

Website: http://apcv2017.conf.tw/site/page.aspx…

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Faculty Positions Opening, Department of Psychology, National Cheng-Kung University.

The Department of Psychology at National Cheng Kung University, Tainan city, Taiwan, invites applications for a tenure track position. Salary is commensurate with rank and experience, and is determined according to a government regulated scale. The preferred areas of research are developmental psychology, social/personality/Industrial and Organizational psychology. The main selection criterion is distinction in research and flexibility in teaching.

The Department includes an undergraduate program and a master’s program in psychology, which emphasizes theoretical research. The Department emphasizes teaching of basic psychological knowledge and training of research skills. Excellent computing and research facilities support the teaching and research in the Department.

Applicants should send a letter of application (including identification of your research field), curriculum vitae, statements of teaching and research interests, sample of three papers over the past five years, and arrange for three letters of recommendation be sent to:

Faculty Search Committee
Department of Psychology
National Cheng Kung University
1 University Road
Tainan city, Taiwan 701

The anticipated beginning date for the positions is August 1, 2016. To assure full consideration complete application should be received by March 1, 2016. The position will remain open until filled. For further information contact the Chair: Dr. Shu-Lan Hsieh , +886-6-2757575 x56500, E-mail: psyhsl@mail.ncku.edu.tw

Taiwanese Psychological Association