Postdoctoral Research Training Fellowship in Early Childhood Education Sciences

The research training fellowship plan includes 6 components: an individualized research plan, postdoctoral seminar on research methodology, statistical and research design coursework as appropriate, research apprenticeship with 2 or more research grants, research internship with FPG Data Management and Analysis Core, and specialized research training off site. Fellows are expected to combine a portfolio that demonstrates their competence in methodological and measurement issues, publication of articles in early childhood education, and obtaining funding to conduct studies in early childhood education.

FPG Project Staff:
Margaret R. Burchinal, Principal Investigator
Ellen S. Peisner-Feinberg, Co-Principal Investigator
Funding Agency: U.S. Department of Education
Funding Period: 08/01/2010 - 07/31/2015
Award Amount: $639,122
For more information, please contact: burchinal@unc.edu