Expression of Interest

Contact Person/Scientist in Charge

  • Name and surname: Marta Romero Ariza
  • Email: mromeroSPAMFILTER@ujaen.es

UNIVERSIDAD DE JAÉN

Department / Institute / Centre

  • Name: UNIVERSIDAD DE JAÉN - Department of Didactics of Sciences (Science Education)
  • Address: Campus Las Lagunillas s/n, 23071, Jaén (Spain)
  • Province: Jaén

Research Area

  • Social Sciences and Humanities (SOC)

Brief description of the institution:

The University of Jaén (UJA) is an EHEA medium-sized Spanish public university (some 16000 students and almost 1000 lecturers) that was established in 1993 and is organized into 6 main Schools/Faculties (Faculty of Law and Social Sciences, Faculty of Social Work, Faculty of Human Sciences, Faculty of Experimental Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences and two Schools of Engineering). In addition to its 124 research groups, the University of Jaén is proud of its 4 Advanced Research Centers (Earth Sciences, Energy and Environmental Sciences, Olive Oil Research and Development, and Computational Sciences) and of its Institute on Iberian Archaeology Research. Moreover, UJA is integrated into a university network recognized as Campus of International Excellence in the fields of Agrifood (CEIA3), Climate Change (CamBio) and Historical Heritage (PatrimoniUN10).

UJA permanently welcomes new foreign research proposals as part of a conscious effort to increase its international profile and widen both its knowledge and its horizons.

Brief description of the Centre/Research Group (including URL if applicable):

With a wide experience in international collaboration with researchers across Europe, the research team EI_HUM12_2017 integrates experts on Science and Mathematics Education with a background in teacher professional development and the development and evaluation of innovative resources and methodologies to improve science and mathematics learning.

The members of the research group have been actively engaged in different European projects such as:

COMPASS: Common Problem Solving Strategies as Links Between Mathematics and Science. Available at http://www.compass-project.eu

PRIMAS: Promoting Inquiry-based learning in Mathematics and Science Education Across Europe). Available at http://primas-project.eu

Mascil: Mathematics and Science for Life. Available at http://www.mascil-project.eu

PARRISE: Promoting Attainment of Responsible Research and Innovation in Science Education. Available at http://www.parrise.eu

InclusMe: Intercultural Learning in Science and Mathematics Teacher Initial Education http://inclusme-project.eu

MaSDiV: Supporting Mathematics and Science Teachers in Addressing Diversity and Promoting Fundamental Values http://masdiv-project.eu

Additionally, the person in charge of this offer, Dr. Marta Romero Ariza is a member of the Management Committee of the COST action for Environmental Citizenship (EC) http://www.cost.eu/COST_Actions/ca/CA16229, which involves an extensive interdisciplinary research network working on the conceptualization of education for EC.

Project description:

In line with current research activities within the group, several projects may be offered:

  • Development and evaluation of educational resources and interventions to promote Responsible Research and Innovation through Science Education
  • Enhancing science learning in multicultural and diverse contexts.
  • Testing models to educate for Environmental Citizenship.

Applications

CV, Motivation letter and Summary of project proposal (250 words) by 15th June 2018

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