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Doc Work research team launches new website

Founded in 2006, Doc Work is a global research team that examines career trajectories of post-PhD researchers, both in and out of the academy. Led by Professor Lynn McAlpine of McGill University's Faculty of Education, the Doc Work team represents researchers around the world in Canada, Austria, China, UK, and the US. The newly launched DocWork site features ongoing research and findings of the team’s longitudinal study of academic work, development, and identity. 

Published on : 27 Apr 2017

Alain Breuleux, Bronwen Low awarded SSHRC Connection Grants

Professors Alain Breuleux, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology (ECP), and Bronwen Low, of our Department of Integrated Studies in Education (DISE), have received Connection Grants from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) of Canada.

Published on : 07 Apr 2017

Jeffrey Derevensky appointed as James McGill Professor

The Faculty of Education is pleased to announce that Professor Jeffrey Derevensky, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, has received the prestigious James McGill Professor award.

Published on : 06 Apr 2017

ECP's Tara Flanagan is promoting inclusive education with SPARC (Social Policy, Advocacy, Research Community)

(the following extract is from Dialogues, newsletter of the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, McGill University, Faculty of Education,

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Published on : 28 Mar 2017

Fantasy, sports betting sites online should have "responsible gambling features," Dr. Derevensky tells CBC

Online daily fantasy and sports betting sites such as DraftKings and FanDuel should have "responsible gambling features built into their site," Dr. Jeffrey Derevensky told CBC's Matthew Black earlier this week.

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Published on : 24 Feb 2017

Nominations for teaching awards in the Faculty of Education

McGill's Faculty of Education is currently accepting nominations for the following three award opportunities for academics in the Faculty of Education. 

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Published on : 13 Feb 2017

McGill condemns violence against Muslims

 [view original article with McGill Reporter] On behalf of Suzanne Fortier, Principal and Vice-Chancellor of McGill  La version française apparaît ci-dessous.

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Published on : 30 Jan 2017

"Students are more attentive," ECP's Professor Bertone tells Le Soleil

Dr. Armando Bertone, Associate Professor with our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, spoke to Le Soleil's Patricia Cloutier this week regarding an intervention study

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Published on : 11 Jan 2017

CARE Research Group receives Outstanding Research Award

The Childhood Anxiety and Regulation of Emotions (C.A.R.E.) Research Group is a new laboratory operation under the direction of Dr. Tina Montreuil, Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology. Researchers at C.A.R.E.

Published on : 09 Jan 2017

Professor Derevensky Interviewed on CTV News

Dr. Jeffrey Derevensky, Chair of the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology and Director of the International Centre for Youth Gambling and High-Risk Behaviors, was interviewed by Mutsumi Takahashi on CTV News on December 21, 2016. Dr. Derevensky discussed the dangers of youth gambling and the potential for escalating risk-taking among young people with addictive personalities.

Published on : 21 Dec 2016

Mélodie Daoust (BEd, PE) named province’s top female athlete

Mélodie Daoust (BEd, PE) named province’s top female athlete Education students recognized for academic excellence

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Published on : 15 Dec 2016

Lottery tickets aren't child's play: McGill Youth Gambling Centre Holiday Campaign

Lottery tickets aren’t child’s play Please remember to gift lottery products responsibly   PUBLISHED: 8 DEC 2016 by McGill Newsroom

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Published on : 12 Dec 2016