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IUSE reviewers needed


Dear Colleagues,

If you are willing and available to serve as a review panelist for the National Science Foundation’s Improving Undergraduate STEM Education (IUSE) Level 2 and 3 proposals, please provide the requested information at

We expect the chemistry-education-focused panel meetings to be held on site at NSF Headquarters in Alexandria, Virginia on January 27-28. (You can also use the URL above to volunteer for other IUSE review panels throughout fiscal year 2020.)

Emergency General Chemistry Lecturer needed starting January 2020 in beautiful Flagstaff, AZ


We, Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, AZ, are in need of an emergency General Chemistry I lecturer for the Spring of 2020, i.e. starting January! Two large sections (~160 students each) of Gen Chem I to be taught with classes starting Jan 13, 2020. Contract starts preceding week.

Masters in chemistry or related field minimum, Ph.D. preferred.

Please contact Dr. Brandon Cruickshank,, ASAP if you are interested or know someone who would be.


Chemistry Education Research Undergraduate Poster Award Competition


Do you have an undergraduate student presenting a CER poster at the 259th American Chemistry Society meeting in Philadelphia, PA this spring?

If so, please consider having them participate in the Chemistry Education Research Undergraduate Poster Award Competition sponsored by The Younger Chemistry Education Scholars (YCES) and the Chemical Education Research Committee (CERC). Login to ChemEd X to view the poster attachment!

Integrated Science Education Position at Michigan State University


POSITION DESCRIPTION: The Center for Integrative Studies in General Science (CISGS) administered by the College of Natural Science is seeking a fixed term faculty instructor/scholar to participate in the ongoing priority initiative of providing high-quality science education to future teachers and non-STEM majors.  Our goal as related to this position is to continue to provide outstanding science teaching of undergraduate students in the teacher education program.


REU in STEM Education at North Dakota State University


Dear colleagues,

Please encourage your undergraduate students to apply for this program.


Do you have an outstanding undergraduate student interested in learning and teaching in STEM? Do you have a student who has gone above and beyond on inside or outside the classroom? Perhaps a student showing an abundance of creativity and drive? These students possess the skills we are looking for in our summer research program. Please encourage them to apply for our REU program, Growing Up STEM.

26th IUPAC International Conference on Chemistry Education, ICCE 2020

Dear Colleague,

The 26th IUPAC International Conference on Chemistry Education, ICCE 2020, will be held in Cape Town, South Africa, from 13-17 July 2020. We invite abstracts for oral submissions, posters, workshops or symposia.

The theme for the conference is a “2020 vision of Chemistry Education” which was inspired by the vision of Nelson Mandela who said:

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”