Early Career News & Opportunities

NEWS

Updates from CADRE Fellows, CADRE Postdocs, and DRK-12 CAREER awardees.

Acting with Epistemic Agency: Characterizing Student Critique During Argumentation Discussions | Publication

María González‐Howard (2015-16 CADRE Fellow) published this Science Education article with co-author Katherine L. McNeill.

The Role of Balance Scales in Supporting Productive Thinking about Equations Among Diverse Learners | Publication

Ana Stephens, Yewon Sung, Susanne Strachota, Ranza Veltri Torres, Karisma Morton (2018 CADRE Postdoc), Angela Murphy Gardiner, Maria Blanton, Eric Knuth, and Rena Stroud published this article in Mathematical Thinking and Learning.

Complex Influences of Mechanistic Knowledge, Worldview, and Quantitative Reasoning on Climate Change Discourse: Evidence for Ideologically Motivated Reasoning Among Youth | Publication

Lynne Zummo, Brian Donovan, and K. C. Busch (2013-14 CADRE Fellow) published this article in the Journal of Research in Science Teaching.

OPPORTUNITIES

Job, funding, and capacity-building opportunities for doctoral students, postdocs, and other early career scholars.

NSF CAREER Proposal Deadline Extended | Open until August 11, 2020

The deadline for CAREER proposals has been extended. Proposals are strongly encouraged before the original deadline of July 27, 2020 but will be accepted until August 11, 2020.

Webinar: Information for EHR CAREER Proposers | Open until June 2, 2020

NSF program directors will hold two informational webinars for EHR CAREER proposers to learn about specific issues related to the submission of a CAREER proposal to the EHR Directorate and to be able to ask questions. Webinars will take place May 26, 2020 at 2 pm EDT and June 2, 2020 at 10 am EDT.

NSF CAREER Program Webinar | Open until May 13, 2020

The NSF CAREER Program Webinar will take place Wednesday, May 13, 2020, starting at 2:00pm ET.

Spring 2020 Job Openings | Until filled

Several universities and organizations are hiring for postdoc, junior faculty, and non-academic positions in STEM education, including: Boston College; BSCS Science Learning; Edfinity; Northern Illinois University; University of California, Irvine; University of Texas at Austin; Utah State University; University of Washington; and University of

Research Grants on Education: COVID-19 Related Special Grant Cycle | Open until June 8, 2020

The Spencer Foundation is accepting grant proposals for COVID-19 related research grants to support education research projects that will contribute to understanding the rapid shifts in education in this time of crisis and change.

AEA Graduate Education Diversity Internship | Open until April 27, 2020

The American Evaluation Association welcomes scholar applications for its Graduate Education Diversity Internship (GEDI) Program. The GEDI Program provides paid internship and training opportunities during the academic year and works to engage and support students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the field of evaluation.

2021 AERA Annual Meeting Volunteer Reviewer System Open | Open until May 12, 2020

AERA is seeking volunteers to serve as peer reviewers for the 2021 Annual Meeting. Graduate students and other early career researchers are invited to apply.

NSF Grants Conference - Minneapolis, MN | Until filled

Registration for NSF Grants Conference in Minneapolis, MN, will open March 17, 2020 at 12:00pm EST. The conference is scheduled for May 18-19, 2020.

Quantitative Research Methods for STEM Education Scholars Program | Open until March 1, 2020

Applications for open for the NSF-funded Quantitative Research Methods for STEM Education Scholars Program (NSF QRM Scholars Program), presented by the University of Maryland, College Park.

Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER) Solicitation & PECASE | Open until July 27, 2020

The deadline for CAREER proposals is July 27, 2020. Read the solicitation, which includes a description of the NSF Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE).

Fall 2019 Job Openings | Until filled

Several universities are hiring for postdoc, junior faculty, and non-faculty positions in STEM education deparments, including: University of California, Irvine; Simon Fraser University; Drexel University; New York University; Southern Methodist University; University of Arizona; University of Connecticut; University of Georgia; University of Te

Now accepting applications for the 2019-20 Fellows program | Open until September 18, 2019

CADRE is now accepting applications for the 2019-20 Fellows program! Learn more at: http://cadrek12.org/cadre-fellows.

Become a 2019 Research + Practice Fellow! | Open until June 3, 2019

As a Research + Practice Fellow, you will receive up to $2000 to attend the #InclusiveSciComm symposium.

Dear Colleague Letter: Research Opportunities in Europe for NSF Postdoctoral Research Fellows | Open until June 21, 2019

This letter invites current NSF Postdoctoral Research Fellows to apply for research visits to any identified, appropriate European research group. Connecting researchers with complementary strengths and shared interests promotes scientific progress in solving some of the world's most vexing problems.

Dear Colleague Letter: Research Opportunities in Europe for NSF CAREER Awardees | Open until June 21, 2019

This letter invites current CAREER awardees to apply for research visits to any identified, appropriate European research group. Connecting researchers with complementary strengths and shared interests promotes scientific progress in solving some of the world's most vexing problems.

New NSF Solicitation: Building Capacity in STEM Education Research | Open until June 7, 2019

ECR’s Building Capacity for STEM Education Research (ECR: BCSER) solicitation supports projects that build individuals’ capacity to carry out high quality STEM education research that will enhance the nation’s STEM education enterprise and broaden the pool of researchers that can conduct fundamental research in STEM learning and learning environ

Postdoctoral Research Associate | Open until March 10, 2019

Researchers at the University of Southern California Rossier School of Education are hiring a postdoctoral research associate for the Joan Herman and Richard Rasiej Mathematics Initiative.

IES What Works Clearninghouse Certified Reviewer | Ongoing

Become an IES What Works Clearninghouse Certified Reviewer through their online training program.

AERA Job Board | Ongoing

Postdoctoral and graduate fellowships now included on the AERA Job Board.

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) | Ongoing

NSF's Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students who are pursuing research-based master's and doctoral degrees in STEM or in STEM education.

Institute for Broadening Participation's (IBP) Pathways to Science | Ongoing

Search the Institute for Broadening Participation's (IBP) Pathways to Science for potential graduate student programs and fellowships.

Minority Postdoc | Ongoing

This web portal on the minority postdoctoral experience features jobs, news, articles, resources, and events about jobs, career advice, professional development, funding, fellowships, mentoring, and diversity issues.

Postdoc Jobs | Ongoing

An online service dedicated to postdoc recruitment.

Find a Postdoc | Ongoing

A directory of PostDoc and PhD Jobs.

IES Pathways to the Education Sciences Research Training Program | Ongoing

The IES Pathways to the Education Sciences Research Training Program aims to broaden the participation of underrepresented groups in the scientific community by providing an introduction to education research and scientific methods, meaningful opportunities t

Federal opportunities for graduate students | Ongoing

A gateway to browse through federal oportunities for graduate students.