Postdoctoral Research Associate

Job description

The Marsico Institute at the University of Denver is currently offering a postdoctoral fellowship that will provide training focusing on early STEM learning for children with disabilities. The 2-3 year fellowship is a unique opportunity to learn and contribute to all aspects of the work of a new and innovative center focused on knowledge development, applied research, and technical assistance related to early STEM learning for children with disabilities. We are seeking individuals interested in gaining skills in knowledge and product development, applied research, and technical assistance related to early STEM learning for children with disabilities.

Required Qualifications

  • Doctoral degree in early childhood/early childhood special education or a related field before beginning the fellowship and have a demonstrated interest in early childhood inclusion and early STEM learning.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working with practitioners in early childhood classrooms or community settings or in conducting applied research with children with disabilities in early childhood classrooms and community settings.
  • Experience in coordinating research or technical assistance projects will be helpful.

Work Schedule

Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Application Deadline
For best consideration, please submit your application materials by 4:00 p.m. (MST) on Friday, April 19, 2019.

Special Instructions
Candidates must apply online through to be considered. Only applications submitted online will be accepted.

Salary Range:
Salary will be determined by the qualifications of the selected candidate balanced with departmental budget availability, internal salary equity considerations, and available market information.

Please include the following documents with your application:

1. Resume/CV

2. Cover Letter

3. Research Statement

The University of Denver is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of age, race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, military/ veteran status or any other status protected by law.

All offers of employment are based upon satisfactory completion of a criminal history background check.




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Job No: 492338
Posted: 4/8/2019
Application Due: 6/7/2019
Work Type:
Salary: Negotiable