Author Archives: CIRCL Admin

Postdoctoral position for NSF-funded research at CMU

Seeking applications for a postdoctoral position to work on an NSF-supported grant at Carnegie Mellon University, led by Prof. Bruce McLaren. Prof. Ryan Baker of the University of Pennsylvania and Prof. Jon Star of Harvard University are fellow principal investigators on the project. The position is funded for 2 years, starting as soon as January […]

NSF Accepting Recommendations to the STEM Education Advisory Panel

NSF, the Department of Education, NASA, and NOAA have jointly established a STEM Education Advisory Panel to guide our nation’s Federal STEM education efforts. The Panel (Committee) membership will consist of 11 individuals from academic institutions, nonprofit organizations, and industry, including in-school, out-of-school, and informal education practitioners. NSF encourages individuals to submit recommendations for highly […]

Call for Nominations: 2018 Division C Early Career Award

Steve Graham and Kay Wijekumar, Chairs Nominations are open for the 2018 competition for the Division C Early Career Award. The award will recognize emerging scholars in the area of learning and instruction. One award will be given each year, if an outstanding candidate is in the pool of applicants. Selection/Eligibility: In selecting a nominee […]

Call for Nominations: 2018 Sylvia Scribner Award

Call for Nominations Gale M. Sinatra, Chair Deadline: January 20, 2018 Nominations are open for the 2018 Sylvia Scribner Award of Division C, Learning and Instruction, of the American Educational Research Association (AERA). The award recognizes a program of work that has significantly influenced thinking and research in the field of learning and instruction. In […]

NSF Program Officer Search

The Division of Research on Learning in Formal and Informal Settings (DRL), in the Directorate for Education and Human Resources (EHR) announces a nationwide search for temporary Program Directors at the National Science Foundation. Formal consideration of applications will begin on December 1, 2017 and will continue until selections are made.

Call for Nominations: 2018 Jan Hawkins Award

Nominations are now open for the 2018 Jan Hawkins Award for Early Career Contributions to Humanistic Research and Scholarship in Learning Technologies, AERA Division C. SUBMISSION DEADLINE IS JANUARY 19, 2018 Dr. Jan Hawkins (1952-1999) was a developmental psychologist with a cognitive, cultural, and social-interactionist orientation, and was well known for her respectful, humanistic conceptions […]