Assistant Professor Elected as Chair to AERA Special Interest Group
Assistant Professor Vincent Cho was elected as the Collaborative Learning Chair for the American Educational Research Association’s (AERA) Organizational Theory Special Interest Group.
In this role, Cho will be responsible for seeking and implementing innovative ways for the group’s members to learn about each other’s work and engage in conversation about organizational theory, related research, and other topics. Cho is interested in not only connecting members, but also in promoting their work among the educator community at large.
The purpose of the Organizational Theory Special Interest Group (SIG) is to advance scholarly inquiry into traditional and alternative conceptualizations of educational organizations by promoting the use and development of organizational theory in the context of educational research.
The AERA is the national interdisciplinary research association for approximately 25,000 scholars who undertake research in education. Founded in 1916 and headquartered in Washington, D.C., AERA aims to advance knowledge about education, to encourage scholarly inquiry related to education, and to promote the use of research to improve education and serve the public good.