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Two post-doctoral positions (100% TV-L E131)

The Hector Research Institute of Education Sciences and Psychology (HIB) is currently inviting ap- plications for the following two positions:

Two post-doctoral positions (100% TV-L E131)

The fixed-term contract will be for two years initially with the possibility of extension for an additional four years. Our institute is one of the nationally and internationally leading centers in education sci- ences. As an interdisciplinary team we work in a newly equipped building located in close proximity to the historic center of Tübingen. We investigate determinants of successful teaching and learning processes using large scale assessments, longitudinal studies and randomized controlled field trials. The main areas of research are: 1. Educational Effectiveness, 2. Motivation, 3. Personality, 4. Quality of Teaching, 5. Methodology Research, 6. Competence Modelling and Research in STEM-disciplines. Further information can be found at

PhD position dedicated to research on educating "engineers for the future"

The candidate will conduct research in relation to TU/e’s educational mission to educate engineers who are able to make significant and innovative contributions to society throughout their career. More precisely, the candidate will be involved in research related to the current and future redesign efforts of the USE program (USE - User, Society and Enterprise) in the Bachelor College.

HOLLAND HAPPENING invitation AERA Annual Meetin in San Antonio

You are cordially invited at the HOLLAND HAPPENING
at the 2017 AERA Annual Meeting in San Antonio
Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 7:00–9:00 PM
Marriott Riverwalk, Room River Terrace
889 E Market Street, TX 78205

The Holland Happening at AERA 2017 is organized by the Netherlands educational Research Association (Vereniging voor Onderwijs Research) and

NRO - connection awards

Until July 3, 2017 teachers and education researchers can join for the NRO-connection awards.

NRO-education award is for teachers and the NRO VOR practice award for researchers; both prizes are 2,000 euros each.

Inaugural lecture Dr. Jan Riezebos

Tuesday March 21, 2017 Dr. Jan Riezebos will presents his inaugural. He is appointed as full professor at department Economics and Business at Groningen University. The lecture will take place at the 'Aula' of the 'Academiegebouw' at 4:15 pm.

The title of the lecture is: “Towards better education”. Please visit the website for more information.

Call for proposals CHER 2017

CHER 2017 Conference will be organised in Jyväskylä, Finland, August 28-30, 2017.

Theme: Universities as political institutions • HEIs in the middle of academic, economic and social pressures

The call for proposals is open now, deadline is March 17th.


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