• 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 […]

  • Opportunity: Postgraduate Forum Convenor Applications Invited

              The BERA Postgraduate Forum was established in 2012 as a result of the Association’s wish to offer more specific forms of support to postgraduates. It reflects the view of BERA that research is a necessary element in the best professional practice in education. The Forum seeks to meet needs of […]

  • Opportunity: Independent Researchers’ Forum Convenor Applications Invited

              The Independent Researchers’ Forum (IRF) was launched by BERA in July 2015 to create a dedicated space for those who see themselves as members of the educational research community but are not permanently employed in higher education. Researchers in this group are diverse and may work in schools, local authorities, […]

  • Are you an Educational Researcher living or working in Wales?

    Following discussions in recent months and a successful conversation during the conference in Leeds, BERA is now undertaking a short survey to explore how we might support educational research in Wales. Please follow the link to complete the survey and help shape BERA’s work in Wales in the future. If you want to complete the […]

  • Lansiad Medal Hugh Owen Hugh Owen Medal Launch

    We are pleased to invite you to the Launch of the Learned Society of Wales’s Hugh Owen Medal which will be held at the Old College, Aberystwyth University at 10am on Monday 28 November. Cabinet Secretary for Education, Kirsty Williams AM , Professor Gareth Rees FLSW and Jane Reynolds great-great-grandaughter of Sir Hugh Owen. The […]

  • BERA Ethical Guidelines – Research Assistant role required

    BERA is looking for a research assistant to work in support of a working group revising the BERA ethical guidelines. The work will require up to 20 days between November 2016 and June 2017. We believe this post would be suitable for an early career researcher/PhD/EdD student with capacity to fit in with a schedule of […]