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 NSF Engineering Education Awardees Conference -March 4-6, 2012 -  Arlington, Virginia

This National Science Foundation Engineering Education Programs Awardees Conference is a meeting of current PIs from Research in Engineering Education (REE), Innovations in Engineering Education, Curriculum, and Infrastructure (IEECI), Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU), Research Experiences for Teachers (RET), Engineering Education Programs (EEP), Faculty Early Career (CAREER); Nanotechnology Undergraduate Education (NUE) in Engineering, and Bioengineering and Bioinformatics Summer Institutions (BBSI). Engineering deans, department heads, and center directors are also invited to share in the exciting results of this research. The meeting is being managed by Virginia Tech's Department of Engineering Education on behalf of NSF and will be held at the Westin Arlington Gateway in Arlington, Virginia.

The objectives of this NSF Engineering Education grantees meeting are:

  • To further develop networks of researchers and practitioners in engineering education.
  • To share ideas and best practices within Engineering Education-funded initiatives.
  • To better equip PIs and coordinators to disseminate and publish their work, assess educational projects, recruit and retain students from underrepresented groups, and report progress to NSF.
  • To answer program-specific questions for PIs and coordinators.
  • To stimulate new approaches and solutions to engineering education problems.

Contact Information

For Questions about the poster sessions, abstracts, or related conference program information:
Sarah Brown

For Questions about Registration:
Teresa Gallegos
Program Registrar
Continuing and Professional Education

General Questions:
Holly Wimmer McClanahan
Program Coordinator
Continuing and Professional Education

For More information Contact:
Lisa McNair
Department of Engineering Education
660 McBryde Hall (0218)
Blacksburg, VA 24061

For information, handouts, and best poster winners from previous NSF Engineering Education Awardees Conferences, please visit:

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