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Presidential Search Committee Update & Timeline

There are three aspects to presidential searches: searching, screening, and selecting. The position of president was posted nationally on May 4th. As applications are received, they are initially screened to ensure position qualifications are met by Amanda Ming in her role as Director of Human Resources. Additional screening is done

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Presidential Search Committee Nominations

MSP is at the beginning of its search to name its 5th president. The position has been posted on national job boards and the Board of Trustees has determined the search committee will consist of the following campus committee members: Co-Chairs: Tami Jacobs, VP of Services & Operations, and a Core

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Presidential Search Announcement

Dear MSP Community, I am writing to you to announce that the Michigan School of Psychology’s Board of Trustees voted unanimously at our last meeting to conduct a national search to appoint the next permanent leader of the Michigan School of Psychology. As you know, on September 23, 2022, the

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MSP at Division 32

Research is an integral part of academic life at MSP.  The diverse interests of our faculty, students, and staff create numerous opportunities for research collaborations and contributions.  We are so proud of all the hard work being done outside of the classroom by our students, faculty, and staff. On the

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2024 Internship Placements

We are excited to share that 100% of MSP doctoral students progressing to internship next year have matched to internship sites through the Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers (APPIC) national matching program for the fourth year in a row.  Of the 19 MSP doctoral students who participated in the APPIC

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MSP Welcomes New Members to the Board of Trustees

The Michigan School of Psychology (MSP) Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the following appointments: MSP alumnus Andre Johnson, PsyD (’23) to Board Secretary, and Sean de Four, MSW and Scott Crabill, PhD to Board Trustee. Andre Johnson, PsyD Dr. Andre L. Johnson is an alumnus of the Michigan School of

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MSP Gives Backs

MSP’s vision is “healthy people, healthy relationships, and healthy communities.” One of the ways we work to embody this vision is through community engagement and partnerships. We are proud of all the work that our community has done this semester to give back to our community.  Out of Darkness Walk

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Diane K. Zalapi Lecture Hall & Conference Center

On October 20th, President Spitsbergen was joined by MSP cofounder and former president Dr. Diane Blau for the dedication of the Diane K. Zalapi Lecture Hall & Conference Center located in the Diane S. Blau Building. The dedication included remarks from Drs. Spitsbergen and Blau before the building’s sign was

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Cereta Perry Scholarship Recipient

The Cereta Perry Scholarship honors Cereta Perry, PhD, co-founder of MSP, and her contributions to both alumni and diversity. The scholarship was established in her name for the purpose of recruiting diverse students to MSP. It is awarded at the beginning of each school year to a promising incoming student who belongs to

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Honoring Donna Rockwell

The MSP Community is mourning the loss of former professor and alumna, Dr. Donna Rockwell, who passed away on October 7, 2023, at age 66.  Dr. Rockwell speaking at a community event on job loss in 2006 MSP Founder Dr. Clark Moustakas and Dr. Rockwell in 2010 Dr. Rockwell with

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