The Office of Education Research (OER) has led efforts to spearhead programmes grounded in the principles of advancing research, development and innovation at NIE. OER is committed to providing the resources and support systems – through the governance, monitoring, quality assurance and dissemination of education research – that will produce high-quality education research with impact on policy and practice.
One of two research centres in OER, the Centre for Research in Pedagogy and Practice (CRPP), was established in 2003 to be an education research centre of excellence in pedagogy and practice. There are currently three strategic and five priority research areas in CRPP, namely:
Strategic Research Areas
b. Early Childhood
c. Instructional Core
Priority Research Areas
1. 21st Century Competencies and Motivation
2. Cognitive, Emotional and Social Learning
3. Learning Sciences & Innovation
4. Schools, Leadership and System Studies
5. Teacher Professionalism and Learning
More information on CRPP can be found here.
The OER is looking for a Full Professor and Centre Director to head the Centre for Research in Pedagogy and Practice (CRPP). The incumbent oversees and manages the research programmes and agenda. The incumbent will report to the Dean of OER.