Opportunities

  • 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, […]

  • 2017 BJET Fellowship – Nominations open

    Applications are invited from members of BERA for the 2017 BJET Fellowship. The Fellowship will last for one year and the award of up to £5,000 will be made available to an individual with the most compelling proposal for a piece of research in the field of educational technology.  There are no restrictions as to age […]

  • BERA Elections 2017

    BERA is pleased to invite interested members to stand as candidates in the 2017 BERA Council Election.   The elections opened on 1 February 2017 and will close on 22 February 2017 at noon. BERA Council is the governing body of the Association and the members of the Council are, de facto, the Trustees of the Association as registered […]