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[xmca] post-doc in science education, South Africa

XMCAers, please note postdoc opportunity in science education for graduates
looking for research experience in South Africa.

All the best,

Andrew Babson, MSc.
Doctoral Candidate, School of Education
Center for the Development of Language & Literacy
University of Michigan

---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: ISRAEL KIBIRIGE <israelk@ul.ac.za>
Date: Thu, Nov 18, 2010 at 9:33 AM
Subject: Re: Re: Greetings from RSA
To: Andrew Babson <ababson@umich.edu>

 Here is the advert.


 *Postdoctoral Research Fellowship – Science education in South Africa 2011*

Department of Mathematics, Science and Technology Education  (DMSTE),
 Faculty of Humanities, University of Limpopo, P/Bag X1106, Sovenga, South


A postdoctoral research position focusing on science education is currently
available in the department of Mathematics, Science and Technology Education
(DMSTE). Candidates with experience in physics, chemistry or biology
education are encouraged to apply. The position will focus on quality
teaching and learning in Limpopo and South Africa. The fellowship is
available for a maximum period of three years starting 1 February 2011;
however, it is renewable every year depending on progress. A maximum of R150
000 per annum has been granted for the position and this amount will be free
of income tax. In addition, there will be extra funds for local and
international conferences annually for the period of three years.

The postdoctoral researcher will contribute significantly to:

a) The publication of research outputs from current and previous projects;
b) Daily supervision of postgraduate student projects;

c) Tutoring and demonstration as need be;
d) Developing new areas of research within science education.


A Ph.D. or D.Ed. in Science Education, obtained within the past five years,
with a strong background both *quantitative* and *qualitative* research in
science education.


A covering letter and curriculum vitae, including all research outputs
should be sent to: Prof. Israel Kibirige, Department of Mathematics Science
and Technology Education (DMSTE), Faculty of Humanities, University of
Limpopo, P/Bag X1106, Sovenga, South Africa.

Phone +27 (0)15-268-3431

E-mail: israelk@ul.ac.za

*Closing date for applications is 12 January 2011.*

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PO Box 2600
Pretoria, 0001
South Africa

*Bettie de Beer*
Support Desk Co-ordinator
GMSA:Support Desk
Tel: +27 (0)  12 481-4034
Fax: +27 (0) 86 623 2665
Email: BETTIE@nrf.ac.za

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 Associate Professor
Israel Kibirige
School of Education,
Discipline of Maths, Science  and
Technology Education,
University of Limpopo,
Private Bag X1106

Email: israelk@ul.ac.za
Ph:  015 268 3431
Cell: 082 296 5212
South Africa
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