SellSTEM is recruiting 15
Early Stage Researchers, or ESRs, who will be employed by a university and registered on a PhD programme.
All positions - ESR1 to ESR15 - are described below along with location and a link to each candidate brief. At the bottom of the page you will find a list of things you need for the application and a link to the application form. The application deadline has been extended to 23:00 CET, March 28, 2021.
Work package 3, Cognition, will focus on how to measure spatial ability throughout childhood, how nature and nurture contribute to spatial ability, how language can be used to understand spatial ability and how spatial ability varies by age, gender, SES and region across Europe
Work package 4, Development, will examine how spatial ability can be developed through activities that are separate and integrated with STEM learning and will also look at design learning and STEM outreach activities can be adapted to encourage spatial ability development.
Work package 5, Pedagogy, will examine the barriers and enablers to embedding greater amounts of spatial ability development into teaching practice and how to facilitate professional development among teachers to achieve this goal.
Download and review the list of questions you will be asked during the application survey so you can be prepared to provide answers to all questions and complete your application. Incomplete applications cannot be considered.