DBER Postdoc Position with Katy Hosbein

Hi Chem Ed-ers!

I am hiring a postdoctoral researcher to work with me at Middle Tennessee State University starting this Fall. While this position is housed in the Department of Chemistry, our research focuses on projects within various STEM fields.

See the description below and follow this link for more details and to apply!

Feel free to email me with any questions at katy.hosbein@mtsu.edu,
The Department of Chemistry at Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) invites applications for a 12-month, full-time Postdoctoral Research Fellow. This is a one-year appointment with the opportunity for renewal of one additional year, dependent on satisfactory performance. The position may begin as early as August 15, 2023, but can be negotiated based on the needs of the successful candidate.

The successful candidate will aid in projects relating to science identity development within STEM learning environments. Possible project topics include investigating the impact of a learning assistant program on student science identity development, STEM identity development of marginalized graduate students, and the impact of mentorship within graduate schools. Projects include both quantitative and qualitative data collection and analysis methods. Responsibilities include data collection and analysis, writing publications and presentations for the Discipline-Based and STEM education research communities, and training and mentoring undergraduate and graduate researchers on necessary aspects of projects such as software use and overseeing analysis.