Professional Opportunities

Professional Development

SENCER offers a range of professional development opportunities in publishing, awards, and events.

Publish in Our International Journal

SENCER publishes a peer-reviewed journal twice yearly on connections between science education and civic engagement.

Our Journal

Make Your Course a SENCER Model Course

The SENCER model courses are curricular approaches to improving science learning and supporting engagement with complex issues.

SENCER Model Courses

Share Your Knowledge in a SENCER Backgrounder

SENCER Backgrounders are intended to provide intelligent, general readers with high quality syntheses of some of the complex, capacious civic issues.

SENCER Backgrounders

Fund Your Course Reform or Outreach Goals

Awards that support curriculum development, outreach, extraordinary contributions to citizen science, and transformative regionalization are made to support and recognize the work of our community.

Post-Institute Implementation Awards

Meet and Share Your Work with Our Community

We host annual national and regional meetings that disseminate information and encourage discourse and discussion on major themes related to teaching and learning reform centered around civic engagement.

Attend Our Events

Attend or Access Our Webinar Series

We offer webinars on a range of topics to help support curricular reform, civic integration, and student engagement. Our webinars are hosted by experts in the field and community members seasoned in doing the work of SENCER.

Webinars and Recordings

Career Development

SENCER posts job announcements as a service to our community. Announcements are posted to this site as they are received and are noted in bi-weekly editions of the SENCER eNews.


How to Post a Job Opportunity on

If you would like a paid or volunteer position to be posted on this site, please email a brief description and link to further information (or an email address/phone number applicants can contact) to ncsce.dc[at] with 'Job Posting Request' in the subject line.

SENCER is not responsible for the content of these postings.  Applicants should contact the organizations directly for more details and final deadlines.