Gina Frey joins faculty cluster in science & math education

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  We are pleased to announce that Gina Frey will be joining the University of Utah’s Department of Chemistry and the faculty cluster in science and math education research in January 2020. Prior to joining the U, Regina (Gina) Frey was Florence E. Moog Professor of STEM Education and Co-Director of the Center for Integrative […]


Faculty Panel Discussion at CSME Exchange – Oct 17

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“How do we get there from here? Change management and evidence-based instruction”   Thursday, October 17 12:30-1:30pm in INSCC 345 Lunch will be provided   This Exchange includes: Overview of faculty-supporting programs at the CSME (Jordan Gerton, CSME Director) Faculty panel discussion about approaches to improving instructional practice (facilitated by Jessica Cleeves, CSME) Panelists: Matt […]


Renee Cole – Hugo Rossi Lecture – Nov 8

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“Enhancing learning by promoting and assessing more than content knowledge” Renee Cole University of Iowa Friday, November 8 10:45am-12pm in TBBC 4630 Skills such as communication, teamwork, critical thinking, and problem solving are frequently cited as intended learning outcomes for STEM degree programs. While these skills, sometimes referred to as workplace or process skills, are […]


College of Science Internship Program continues to grow

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We are pleased to announce that the College of Science Internship Program placed a record number of students – 31 – in the semester-based, facilitated internship program (Track A) in Summer 2019. In order to provide as many opportunities as possible, the program recently launched a job and internship board¬†for students who wish to pursue […]


Gilberto Flores presents “BUILD PODER at CSUN” – Oct 3

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BUILD PODER at CSUN: Transforming undergraduate research training leading to health equity Gilberto Flores, California State University, Northridge Thursday, October 3 2-3pm in ASB 210 Reception in ASB lobby after the lecture, 3-3:45pm   In 2014, the NIH initiated a grand experiment called Building Infrastructure Leading to Diversity (BUILD). The goal of this program is […]


Spring 2020 Learning Assistant Program Updates

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  The application cycle for the Spring 2020 Learning Assistant (LA) program has begun: Faculty members who wish to request LA’s for their Spring course should submit an application no later than October 10, 2019. For students interested in becoming LA’s, the application cycle opens October 15. Student applications are due November 15, 2019.   […]


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.       […]