Dear colleagues,

The UCI Education Research Initiative invites you to attend two April events with Dr. Catherine Berdanier, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Pennsylvania State University, where she leads the Engineering Cognitive Research Laboratory.

  • 11 a.m.-1 p.m., April 11 at EG 3161

Workshop: Strategic Goal-Setting, Accountability, and Time Management for Academic Writing

RSVP for Workshop
  • 3:30-4:30 p.m., April 11 at Calit2 3008

Seminar: Mixed Methods Approaches to Studying Doctoral Engineering Competencies, Career Trajectories, Attrition, and Persistence

RSVP for Seminar
For more information about the Education Research Initiative’s seminar series and the initiative itself, visit

We look forward to seeing you at the seminar and/or workshop.

Brian Sato, Director
Interim Associate Dean, Division of Teaching Excellence & Innovation
Associate Teaching Professor, Molecular Biology & BiochemistryDi Xu, Co-Director
Assistant Professor, EducationNatascha Buswell, Co-Director
Assistant Teaching Professor, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering