CSME is hiring tutors

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The REFUGES Afterschool Program is seeking tutors for 2019-2020! For more information or to apply, click here.    


CSME is hiring a REFUGES Afterschool Coordinator

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The REFUGES Afterschool Program is seeking a Coordinator to join our team! This position is year-round, full-time, benefited, and with a salary range of $30,000-$45,000. This position is open until filled. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply on or before the priority review deadline of 6/26/19. To view the complete position description and/or apply, click […]


PER Postdoc/Research Associate Opportunity at the U

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The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Utah seeks to hire a post-doctoral research associate in the field of physics education research (PER) specialized in diversity and inclusion research. For more information, visit https://perjobs.blogspot.com/2019/06/per-postdoc-university-of-utah.html              


Holly Godsey receives Faculty Teaching Award

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Holly Godsey, Director of Student Success and Teacher Development at CSME, was awarded the 2018-19 Faculty Teaching Award for Innovation in General Education. Holly has created six new courses in her time at CSME, including The Nature of Scientific Inquiry, Science and Society, and Science Communication and Mentoring Skills for the Next Generation.       […]


Ramón Barthelemy joins faculty cluster in science & math education

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We are pleased to announce that Ramón Barthelemy has been hired by the Department of Physics & Astronomy and will be joining the faculty cluster in science and math education research in Summer 2019.   Ramón Barthelemy is a former Fulbright and AAAS Science Policy Fellow dedicated to equity and inclusion in physics and STEM […]


Record number of courses will have Learning Assistants in Fall 2019

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The College of Science Learning Assistant (LA) Program continues to grow. We are pleased to announce that a record number of courses and instructors/faculty will support LAs in Fall 2019: ASTR 1050 – Tabitha Buehler ASTR 1060 – Daniel Wik BIOL 1610 – Naina Phadnis CHEM 1130 – Tom Richmond CHEM 1220 – Matt Kieber-Emmons […]


Tino Nyawelo receives 2019-2020 College of Science Award

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  We are pleased to announce that Tino Nyawelo has received the 2019-2020 College of Science Award for Fostering Undergraduate Research Excellence. Tino is Assistant Professor (Lecturer) in Physics & Astronomy, as well as Director of Diversity and Recruitment at the CSME. He directs the REFUGES afterschool and bridge programs, and he also coordinates the […]


Jessica Cleeves selected for Harvard Young American Leaders Program

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We are pleased to announce that CSME’s Jessica Cleeves has been selected as a member of the 2019 Harvard Business School’s Young American Leaders Program (YALP).   YALP aims to develop leaders who understand and can implement the cross-sector collaborations necessary to help their communities thrive. In June 2019, ten-person teams from selected cities will […]


Congratulations, USEF students!

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Phil Kutzko – Math Education Seminar (Apr 4)

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Just Walk Away, René: Cultural Issues in Broadening Participation in Mathematics Phil Kutzko, University of Iowa Thursday, April 4 4-5pm in JWB 335 (refreshments at 3:30 in JWB common room) This presentation is hosted by the Department of Mathematics Science, as we know it today, developed in a particular time and place for reasons that […]