To get a better grasp of children’s health, College of Education & Human Development doctoral student Elgin Andrews is working with After-School All-Stars Atlanta — a program run by the Department of Kinesiology and Health that provides comprehensive after-school programs for at-risk students in the metro Atlanta area — to study how curriculum and policy can be geared toward urban youth to increase their overall health.
Brock Davis from the University Research Services and Administration office will give a presentation entitled, “Navigating the Research Portal,” on Sept. 14 as part of Professional Development Wednesdays. The Professional Development Wednesdays Speaker Series offers workshops, forums… more »
The Professional Development Wednesdays Speaker Series offers workshops, forums and talks on a range of topics aimed at the college’s faculty, staff and students. Business manager presentations are held on the third Wednesday of every month at 12… more »
Open Forum: “Professional Education Faculty (PEF) Retreat Recap: What Can Be Learned From Our Programs’ Syllabi Analysis?” Facilitator: Joyce Many, Associate Dean of Undergraduate Education and Educator Preparation This summer, 17 PEF faculty members analyzed program syllabi to examine… more »
The Office of the Associate Dean of Research in the College of Education & Human Development provides research methodology consulting to assist faculty and doctoral students in research planning, research design, and interpretation of results for quantitative dissertations, grant applications, program evaluation, and research publications.
This service is aligned with the College of Education &… more »
Accounting staff in the Office of Research and Sponsored Projects are responsible for the following grant activities: Meeting with business manager and principal investigator to review project budgets as requested Monitoring grant expenditures Reviewing and processing cost transfers for sponsored projects Constructing and processing rebudgets Reviewing and approving vouchers, purchase orders, and PAFs for sponsored projects Participating… more »
Grant liaisons work with College of Education & Human Development faculty or staff members to assist them in identifying funding opportunities, preparing grant proposals, obtaining required approvals, and facilitating prompt submission.
In certain situations, a grant liaison can travel with potential grant applicants and principal investigators to meet with agency program officers. Additionally, liaisons will… more »
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 are:
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 »
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 »