Professor Seider Awarded the National Academy of Education-Spencer Post-Doctoral Fellowship

Professor Scott Seider was selected by the National Academy of Education to be a 2013 National Academy of Education/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellow. The fellowship award is designed to provide a grant to post-doctoral professionals in order to focus on and further their research.

The program works to support early career scholars working in critical areas of education research. Seider will use the fellowship for his current research, focusing on the civic and character development of adolescents and emerging adults. Learn more about Professor Seider’s research here.

In coordination with the Spencer Foundation, the Academy created the fellowship program to encourage outstanding researchers at the postdoctoral level to pursue critical education research projects. The program also offers professional development opportunities for its recipients.

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