Monday, December 5, 2016

K-12 STEM Education Postdoctoral Fellow, Howard University DC

The Howard University School of Education (HUSOE) invites applications for a postdoctoral fellow in K-12 STEM Education. The fellow will  assist in a National Science Foundation research project and collaborate with research faculty at Howard University and the College of William & Mary. The fellow will have opportunities to develop design-based research, co-author manuscripts and presentations  nationally, and facilitate community outreach efforts.The position is based in the District of Columbia (D.C).

The postdoctoral researcher candidate should have a recently obtained Ph.D., Ed.D. or another equivalent degree in education and/or STEM  teacher education, with a strong interest and research trajectory in creating equitable opportunities to learn for underserved students.  Ph.D candidates will be considered who have a dissertation defense date set. An ideal candidate would have expertise in
 mixed methods design and analyses, proficiency in collecting and managing data, strong writing skills with a track record of related peer-reviewed publications.

Salary will be commensurate with the experience. Funding is available for two years from the date of hire.

Please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a writing sample to Dr. Deena Khalil at
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EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Howard University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable  accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. Please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/TDD), for further information or to request  an accommodation. Howard University is committed to diversity in its workforce. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.