Garth Fowler (the APA Associate Executive Director of the Education Directorate and Director of the Office of Graduate and Postgraduate Education for APA) is coming to visit Salt Lake City, UT next week, and he offered to provide a free workshop for you! The workshop will cover how to create an Individual Development Plan and will explore careers outside of the academy. The invitation with more details and the RSVP can be found here:
Friday, 10/27 at the University of Utah, in building SAEC 1151 from 1:30-2:30 p.m.
STP Teaching Awards
The Society for the Teaching of Psychology (Division 2 of the American Psychological Association) announces its 2018 program of awards for outstanding teachers of psychology.
Teaching awards of $1500 and a plaque will be bestowed for outstanding performance in each of six categories: 4-year college or university (Robert S. Daniel Teaching Excellence Award), 2-year college (Wayne Weiten Teaching Excellence Award), high school (Mary Margaret Moffett Memorial Teaching Excellence Award), first 10 years of full-time teaching at any level (Jane S. Halonen Teaching Excellence Award), graduate student (Wilbert J. McKeachie Teaching Excellence Award), and the Adjunct Faculty Teaching Excellence Award. STP encourages applications from colleagues who are from underrepresented groups and have diverse backgrounds and experiences.
The deadline for submissions is January 15, 2018. For more information on specific criteria, what materials to submit, and guidelines for electronic submission visit http://teachpsych.org/members/awards/eta.php or contact: Krisztina Jakobsen, Chair of the STP Teaching Excellence Committee (e-mail: email@example.com, ph: 540-568-4301)