Become a part of the Postsecondary Career and Technical Education Research Program at NC State, sponsored by the ECMC Foundation. ECMCF Postsecondary CTE Research Fellows will enhance their ability to conduct and apply research that advances the field of Postsecondary Career and Technical Education. Applications for 2021 are being accepted now. We welcome applications from postdocs and doctoral students at institutions across the country from a variety of disciplines. Proposed sponsored research should contribute to the field of Postsecondary CTE.

Application Deadline is January 1st, 2021.

RSVP for a virtual information sessions on the Apply page.

Application Process

We seek 15 to 18 Postsecondary CTE Research Fellows who are doctoral students (in coursework), entering the dissertation stage research, or proposing postdoctoral research that aligns with current issues related to the field of postsecondary CTE.

We welcome applicants from a variety of postsecondary institutions and academic disciplines, such as education, economics, sociology and business. This is a hybrid program. Relocation is not required.

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Complete this form to receive detailed information about the Career and Technical Education Fellows program and have a faculty member follow up with you.

We have designed this CTE Fellows program to provide scholars with the unique opportunity to be part of a community and a formal curriculum and mentoring to develop their research skills while working toward improving the field of Postsecondary CTE.

James E. Bartlett, Ph.D., Associate Professor

Meet Our Project Team

James E. Bartlett II, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator
Associate Professor

Michelle E. Bartlett, Ph.D.
Co-Principal Investigator
Teaching Assistant Professor

Audrey J. Jaeger, Ph.D.
Co-Principal Investigator
Distinguished Alumni Professor

J. Jordan Dolfi, Ed.D. Candidate
Program Coordinator


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