Founded in 1920, UNH is a private, top-tier, comprehensiveuniversity with an 80-acre main campus. UNH has an enrollment ofmore than 5,900: approximately 1,700 graduate students and morethan 4,200 undergraduates, 70 percent of whom reside in universityhousing. The University offers more than 80 undergraduate degreesand more than 25 graduate degrees through its five colleges.Conveniently located near downtown New Haven, the Universityprovides employees with a comprehensive benefit package and aprofessional, productive and pleasant work environment. Women andminority candidates are encouraged to apply. The University of NewHaven is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Application materials should include a cover letter of interestaddressing all the qualifications for the position, currentcurriculum vitae, a concise statement of teaching philosophy, andthree letters of professional reference. All materials should besubmitted online at: http://apply.interfolio.com/85199 University of NewHavenLecturer ofCounseling/Clinical Fieldwork CoordinatorSearch # 21-10F Review of applications will begin immediately and will continueuntil the position is filled. The successful candidate must be a dynamic instructor and ableto teach using online, hybrid, and face-to-face modalities.Experience in advising, mentoring, and providing clinicalsupervision to graduate counseling students is preferred. Acommitment to serving culturally, ethnically, and linguisticallydiverse communities is expected. The University of New Haven is seeking applications for afull-time (12 month), non-tenure-track, Lecturer position in theDepartment of Psychology’s Clinical Mental Health CounselingProgram beginning Fall 2021. Specific duties and responsibilities include:Teaching an 18-credit load per academic year in the ClinicalMental Health Counseling program and potentially some undergraduatecourses;Engaging in service activities including curriculumdevelopment, recruitment, advisement, and retention of culturallyand linguistically diverse students;Responding to inquiries from students and site supervisorsregarding field placement opportunities;Planning, developing, implementing, and evaluating fieldplacement for graduate counseling students;Verifying placement of graduate counseling students in approvedsites;Recruiting, evaluating, and retaining sites ensuringresponsiveness to the missions of the University, Department ofPsychology, and Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program;Monitoring, assessing, and guiding field placements andproviding consultation to students and site supervisors;Compiling performance evaluations of students, sitesupervisors, and placement sites;Intervening promptly in collaboration with faculty supervisors,the resolution of problems experienced by students or sites inplacements;Scheduling field trainings each semester for sitesupervisors;Planning, developing, and implementing field orientation forstudents prior to being placed in field experiences;Providing reports to the Clinical Mental Health Counselingprogram director including student progress, status ofclinical/field sites, and problems encountered in placements;Overseeing the maintenance and updating of student files andplacement information;Leading site supervisor/faculty meeting (minimum of once persemester);Performing related duties as assigned The successful applicant for this position will teach selectedgraduate courses in counselor education and in our undergraduateofferings, coordinate and administer clinical fieldwork placements,and contribute actively and effectively to student growth, service,and program development. An earned master’s degree in mental healthcounseling or related counseling field is required. The successfulapplicant will be licensed as a Licensed Professional Counselor(LPC) in the State of Connecticut (or equivalent licensure issuedby another state). The University of New Havenis an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.
UC Davis News & Information:Babies have far less ability to recognize rapidly changing images than adults, according to research from the UC Davis Center for Mind and Brain. The results show that while infants can perceive flicker or movement, they may not be able to identify the individual elements within a moving or changing scene as well as an adult.“Their visual experience of changes around them is definitely different from that of an adult,” said Faraz Farzin, who conducted the work as a graduate student at UC Davis and is now a postdoctoral fellow at Stanford University.The study, conducted with Susan Rivera, an associate professor at UC Davis, and David Whitney, an associate professor of psychology at UC Berkeley, is published online by the journal Psychological Science.Read the whole story: UC Davis News & Information More of our Members in the Media >
The Law Society has published its annual accounts for the year ending 31 October 2014, which show a net surplus of £32.4m.This was an increase of £25.2m on the previous 10 months. Income increased on a like-for-like basis by £17.1m.
Top Stories Arizona Cardinals running back Chris Johnson (23) is chased by the Detroit Lions defense during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson) Grace expects Greinke trade to have emotional impact The 5: Takeaways from the Coyotes’ introduction of Alex Meruelo Earlier this offseason, Johnson went on record and said he’d like to return to the desert for another season.“They want me back and I want to be back,” Johnson said on Sirius/XM NFL Radio in February. “You know how the business side goes, though. Everything’s got to be right for both parties and I can’t wait to get back out there.”Of course, Miami’s need at the position changes the picture. The Dolphins lost starter Lamar Miller, who signed a four-year, $26 million contract with the Houston Texans. Then, as ESPN’s Adam Schefter pointed out, they made a run at C.J. Anderson, but the Broncos matched the restricted free agent offer.The Cardinals are expected to start David Johnson at running back 2016, and ultimately would use Chris Johnson as a change-of-pace type. The younger Johnson stepped in and started after Chris’ injury, and performed admirably, running for 442 yards and four touchdowns on 90 carries in five regular-season starts. He also started Arizona’s two playoff games, running for 95 yards and a touchdown on 30 carries.Johnson is a native of Florida — he was born and raised in Orlando. Comments Share Derrick Hall satisfied with D-backs’ buying and selling Former Cardinals kicker Phil Dawson retires The Miami Dolphins are looking for a running back.They’ve reportedly set their sights on an Arizona Cardinals free agent.After missing out on CJ Anderson, Dolphins moving in on another CJ: former Cards’ RB Chris Johnson, who’s visiting Miami today, per source.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 16, 2016Johnson, 30, signed with the Cardinals in training camp last summer and went on to start nine games. Johnson ran for 814 yards on 196 carries and scored three touchdowns for the NFC West champs before injuring his knee in a Week 11 road win at San Francisco.