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Job ID: 203760

Postdoctoral Researcher
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York


Date Posted Jan. 18, 2023
Title Postdoctoral Researcher
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department GSE Dean's Office
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
 
 
  • Post-Doc
  • Education - General
 
 

Position Summary

The Graduate School of Education (GSEat the University at Buffalo, SUNY is committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive, socially engaged community of scholars who prioritize teaching, research, and outreach that address educational, economic, and social disparities (For details, see GSE’s Strategic Goals). Addressing and combatting structural inequities, particularly racism, is central to the vision, mission, and work of the GSE. To do this effectively requires innovations in pedagogy and research that identify new ways of achieving equity, diversity, justice, and inclusion.

In recognition of this commitment, GSE has allocated resources to hire three 2-year Postdoctoral Researchers to extend the work that is underway. We are seeking scholars to join three exciting research teams starting as early as Spring or Summer 2023. Based on individual needs, the postdoctoral researchers will be provided with opportunities, resources, mentorship, and professional development to advance their research and career goals. There will be ample opportunities to hone skills in research with interdisciplinary teams, grant writing, dissemination of research findings through peer-refereed publications and conference presentations, and the translation of research to practice.

Alberti Center for Bullying Abuse Prevention (1 Postdoctoral Researcher)
The Alberti Center for Bullying Abuse Prevention, an endowed research and outreach center dedicated to preventing bullying and other forms of school violence, invites applicants for a 2-year Postdoctoral Researcher to contribute to collaborative interdisciplinary scholarship and translation of research to practice in the areas of understanding, preventing, and intervening with bullying abuse and school violence. Scholarly interests may include, but are not limited to, creating positive, safe, and inclusive schools and reducing bullying and violence of marginalized youth. The Postdoctoral researcher will conduct original research, collaborate on research and programming on technology and digital media use in relation to cyberbullying, school engagement, and mental health, and develop professionally through faculty mentorship.

For more information about the position, please contact search chair, Dr. Amanda Nickerson (nickersa@buffalo.edu)
Review of applications will begin immediately. The position will remain Open Until Filled.
 
HELP (Health-Education-Life Protection) for Pandemic-affected Minoritized Children at Risk: Cross-state and Cross-sector Investigations of Systemic Racial Inequalities (1 Postdoctoral Researcher)
HELP, an interdisciplinary research project, seeks applicants for a 2-year Postdoctoral Researcher. The project strives to identify best evidence-based policies and practices for promoting whole-child/youth development and improving systemic racial equity for underserved student populations across the nation. The successful candidate will work under the mentored supervision of faculty in the Department of Counseling, School, and Educational Psychology. The Project HELP researcher will engage in mixed-methods research (large-scale data analyses and case studies) and collaborate on research manuscript writing and grant proposal submission.

Review of applications will begin immediately. The position will remain open until filled.
For more information about the position, please contact search chair, Dr. Jaekyung Lee (JL224@buffalo.edu)
 
STEMM Identity Research (1 Postdoctoral Researcher)
The research team is engaged in a variety of projects related to measuring and promoting Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM) identity for K-20 students, particularly those under-represented such as Black/African Americans, Hispanic Americans/ Latinx, Native, Alaskan and Pacific Island Americans, and Women. The Postdoctoral Researcher will be mentored by a team of faculty in science education, counseling psychology, sciences, engineering and medicine in all dimensions of academic research, psycho-social aspects, and career development. We are particularly interested in candidates with research expertise in STEMM education (any level of K-12, undergraduate and graduate), educational measurement and evaluation, and educational Equity, Diversity, Justice and Inclusion (EDJI).

The term for the post-doc research associate is two years. Candidates with research expertise in STEMM education (any level of K-12, undergraduate and graduate), educational measurement and evaluation, and educational Equity, Diversity, Justice and Inclusion (EDJI) are particularly welcome e to apply. The position can begin as early as July 1, 2023, and the search will continue until the position is filled.

For more information about the position, please contact search chair Dr. Xiufeng Liu (xliu5@buffalo.edu).
To apply: https://www.ubjobs.buffalo.edu/postings/39901

Outstanding Benefits Package
Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit – all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to learn about our benefit packages.

About The University at Buffalo

The University at Buffalo (UB) #ubuffalo is one of America’s leading public research universities and a flagship of the State University of New York system, recognized for our excellence and our impact. UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. Like the city we call home, UB is distinguished by a culture of resilient optimism, resourceful thinking and pragmatic dreaming that enables us to reach others every day. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

 
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