Postdoctoral Fellow - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio


United States
(1801)

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Detailed Job Description

Job ID:1801
 
The primary responsibilities of the post-doctoral fellow include working on an NSF-funded project to investigate the role of cluster analysis in identifying misconceptions regarding particulate, symbolic, and macroscopic representations in undergraduate learning of chemistry.

Duties

Work on an NSF-funded project to investigate the role of cluster analysis in identifying misconceptions regarding particulate, symbolic, and macroscopic representations in undergraduate learning of chemistry; mentor chemistry education research (CER) graduate and undergraduate students; participate in joint group meetings of the CER groups at Miami University; present research at conferences and draft manuscripts for peer-reviewed publication.

 

Minimum Qualifications

Ph.D. from an accredited institution in chemistry, chemistry education, science education, or a related field. 

Preferred Qualifications

Demonstrated experience with one or more of the following: conducting chemistry education/science education research on misconceptions, particulate representations, or assessment;  analyzing complex datasets and use of multivariate statistics; cluster analysis; analyzing qualitative data;  strong oral and written communication skills, including ability to work/collaborate with others.

 

Special Instructions to Applicant

Arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent by professional references to bretzsl@miamioh.edu. Curriculum vitae should include publications and presentation, and transcripts are requested (unoffical copies will be accepted).


Miami University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with smoke- and tobacco-free campuses, is committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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Employment Type:Post-Doc and Graduate Assistants
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Post - Doctorate
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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