Research

Office of Research and Sponsored Projects

Posted On October 3, 2013

The Office of Research and Sponsored Projects supports students, faculty and staff in the College of Education & Human Development with pre-award and post-award activities. We support educational researchers by assisting with searches for funding opportunities, aiding with proposal and budget development, and providing post-award financial and reporting assistance. The office’s ongoing goals (as adopted… more »

Soroui to discuss global adult literacy at Oct. 4 talk

Jaleh Behroozi Soroui, director of the American Institute for Research’s Program for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies, will give a presentation entitled, “Measuring the Literacy Competencies of the United States and 23 Other Countries,” on Oct. 4 from 11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. in room 1030 of the College of Education & Human Development (30… more »

Education Researchers Receive $2.6 Million Grant To Create Innovation Hub on African American Children’s Literacy

Posted On September 13, 2013
Categories Research

College of Education & Human Development Professor Julie Washington and Assistant Professor Nicole Patton-Terry have received a four-year, $2.6 million grant from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development to develop one of four national Learning Disabilities Innovation Hubs – epicenters of research on learning disabilities.

Washington and Patton-Terry will focus on African… more »

Urban Child Study Center

Posted On August 16, 2013

The College of Education & Human Development’s Urban Child Study Center is an interdisciplinary research center that promotes the overall development and school success of children and youth in urban contexts through innovative, translational research that informs policy and practice. Leveraging the college’s and university’s talent and resources, the center focuses on children, families, schools… more »