Opportunities

  • New Editors wanted for BERJ

    BERA is looking for a new team of editors to take on the editorship of the British Educational Research Journal (BERJ). BERJ is an international peer reviewed journal publishing papers of interest to researchers in education, practitioners and policy-makers and is a major focal point for the publication of educational research from across the globe. The […]

  • Call for applications to serve on the British Journal of Sociology of Education Editorial Board

      The British Journal of Sociology of Education is a well-known and highly regarded international journal which both reflects and helps to define an important field of activity.  The Executive Editors of the Journal wish to expand the wider Editorial Board by up to 10 members. We are especially keen to further strengthen Board capacity […]

  • BA/ RS Project on Educational Research seeks case studies

    The British Academy and the Royal Society are currently leading a policy project which is looking at strategies that could increase the potential and the impact of research to transform education in the UK, and beyond.  This project aims to understand how we can best harness existing and future capacity, and create optimal conditions, to […]

  • Opportunity: PhD studentship: causes of and consequences of educational disruption owing to irregular school transition

    University of Bath PhD studentship Apply for a full-time studentship to support the work of the departments of Education and Biology & Biochemistry as part of a genetics and evolution teaching project. The project Irregular transition between schools outside of normal admission points is known to be disruptive to early education and hence a major barrier […]

  • The Best of New British Educational Research– papers from new education researchers in UK universities

    Oxford Review of Education – proposed special issue The Best of New British Educational Research– papers from new education researchers in UK universities Are you a new educational researcher in Education in the UK?  Have you completed your doctorate in a UK university and/or have you taken up a post in a UK university in […]

  • Tender: Dimensions of quality in close-to-practice educational research

    BERA wishes to commission a small scale research study examining the dimensions of quality in close-to-practice educational research. For the purposes of this project, close-to-practice research refers to educational research that is based on problems in practice, may involve researchers working in partnership with practitioners, addresses issues defined by the latter as relevant or useful, […]