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RESEARCH ASSOCIATE

The Research, Exhibits, and Programs department includes almost 50 researchers, informal STEM educators, exhibit designers, and program and curriculum developers. We embrace and benefit from the professional and personal diversity of our team’s expertise, perspectives, and experiences. The group works in a variety of configurations to develop and implement creative, participatory learning experiences that awaken the curiosity of children, families, and teachers.

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Can We Talk About Climate Change?

A conversation between three artist-scientist pairs about their work and where we stand on the eve of Earth Day 2017

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Research Assistant, Sara Lee Schupf Family Center for Play, Science and Technology Learning (SciPlay)

SciPlay is the applied research center on play, science, and technology learning within the Research, Exhibits, and Programs (REP) department. SciPlay researchers conduct formative research and run numerous research initiatives that utilize NYSCI as a laboratory for studying learning.

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Program Coordinator and Research Assistant

This individual will also provide research assistant support to the Chief Learning Officer and other senior REP staff as needed.

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ACCESS: Artist and Scientist Collaborations Workshop

Families are invited to participate in a project on climate science.

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Next Gen Assessment Workshop

NYSCI invites experts to attend a workshop exploring how modern technologies and methods are used for assessing informal learning in museums.

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NetSci High Begins Fifth Year

High school students participating in the fifth year of the NSF-funded program Network Science for the Next Generation, also known as NetSci High, recently returned from an intensive 10-day workshop at Boston University. The goal of NetSci High is to immerse high school students and…

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Design Make Play

Design, Make, Play: “Showing kids that they can be creators of the world, not just consumers of it.” (Video)

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