Alexis Dewaele is coordinator of PSYNC, a consortium within the field of clinical psychology at Ghent university.
The consortium (www.ugent.be/psync/en) gathers three departments (experimental-clinical and health psychology, psychoanalysis and counseling psychology, and developmental, personality, and social psychology), 25 professors, and more than 100 researchers within the field of clinical psychology. PSYNC aims at bringing stakeholders from the clinical field together with researchers, to create a synergy that generates research grounded in practice as well as in a high-quality research tradition.
Alexis Dewaele was also scientific coordinator in the SEXPERT project and is currently one of the leading partners in the Horizon 2020 research project ACCOMPLISSH (ACcelerate CO-creation by setting up a Multi-actor Platform for Impact from Social Sciences and Humanities; https://www.accomplissh.eu). In 2016, he was involved in a research project on the development of “The SOGIE minorities’ societal positioning index” commissioned by the Dutch. He is also a co-promotor in the Single Case Archive Project, a project on setting up a database with more than 3.000 single case psychotherapy studies (http://www.singlecasearchive.com/) . He is furthermore one of the partners in the thematic Network for SRHR (sexual and reproductive health and rights) policy research and advice (http://icrhb.org/news/icrh-launches-thematicnetwork-srhr-policy-research-and-advice). Finally, he is a partner in ENRESSH, a European Network for Research Evaluation in the Social Sciences and the Humanities (www.cost.eu/COST_Actions/ca/CA15137).
Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences
Department of Experimental clinical and health psychology
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