Archive for June, 2017

There is a temporary position as postdoctoral fellow available for a period of 3 years with required duties at the Department of Psychology of the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU). The position is a fixed-term position with the primary goal of qualifying for work in professional academic chair positions.   The position as […]

 





  A new link was added to the link library – to the People-Environment Research Group in University of A Coruña, Spain. The group was created in 1995. On the website you can find information about the group members, their research projects, events and workshops, and also read publications. The main projects presented are:  LOCAW LOCAW […]

 





    A new link was added to Environmenta – to the Academy of Neuroscience for Architecture in San Diego, USA.   The academy was founded in 2003 by the San Diego Chapter of the AIA.   The mission of the Academy of Neuroscience for Architecture is to promote and advance knowledge that links neuroscience research […]

 





“Museum hires neuroscientist to enhance visitor’s experience” –  this news was posted in both Newsweek and the Boston Globe. Media tells us about Dr. Tedi Asher who was hired by the Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) in Salem, Massachusetts. “What we want to create is a sense of exploration and discovery,” said Dan Monroe, the museum’s director and […]

 





A new link was added to Environmenta – to the research group in Iceland CiSuUs – Cities that sustain us. The About section on the group’s website tells us the following. The world’s rapid population growth is concentrating in cities, raising concerns about environmental, economic and social sustainability. The compact city has been proposed as a […]

 





The deadline for sending proposals to the Center for Health Design for 2018 EFA Expo & Conference is on June 28th.   They welcome presentation proposals that are suited to their educational foci, which include, but are not limited to*: Considerations for Effective Aging Environments Innovative Household/Housing Models Innovations in Design and Planning Aging-in-Place/Universal Design Solutions that […]

 





The Environments for Aging Expo & Conference, founded and produced by The Center for Health Design and Emerald Expositions LLC, in conjunction with the AIA Design for Aging Knowledge Community, the International Interior Design Association, The American Society of Interior Designers and SAGE, brings together developers, owners, design professionals, product manufacturers, academia, aging specialists, and […]