REU Site: Self-Regulated Learning in Engineering Education

Title 
REU Site: Self-Regulated Learning in Engineering Education
Institution 
Utah State University
Institution Type 
comprehensive
City 
Logan
State 
Utah
Field 
engineering education
Start Date 
June 6, 2016
End Date 
August 12, 2016
Stipend 
$5000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 1, 2016
Description 
This ten-week summer program provides undergraduate students in a science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) discipline with intensive experience in engineering education research, such as how learners' experience, background, and perception play a role when they learn engineering knowledge and skills.
Qualifications 
Must be at least 18 years old by the time the program starts on June 6, 2016; Must be a citizen, national, or permanent resident of the United States; Must be an undergraduate student with a good academic standing in a professional undergraduate program in science, technology (including engineering technology), engineering, or mathematics; Demonstrated interest in engineering education research.
Contact 
Dr. Ning Fang or Dr. Oenardi Lawanto
URL 
http://www.eng.usu.edu/eed/reu/
Email 
ning.fang@usu.edu or olawanto@usu.edu
Number of Participants 
8
Housing Provided 
no
Housing Cost 
$1,800 housing and meal allowance provided
Subsistence Provided 
yes

Each REU student will receive up to $7,500, including 1) a stipend of $5,000, 2) a housing and meal allowance of $1,800, and 3) up to $700 for a round-trip airfare ticket to travel between their distant locations and USU. The cost of living in Logan is low.