CIDER goes into its third round!

We happily announce that CIDER goes on to a third round!

The next cohort of CIDER fellowships will start in October 2019 for a duration of three years.

For details about the participating institutions and the call for application please see here.

And the winner is...

Congratulations on winning the Public Science Awards!

Update – Interdisciplinary Workshop Reports

In 2017, three interdisciplinary workshops organized by CIDER fellows have taken place:

In March the workshop “Consequences of the G8 reform: An interdisciplinary perspective” brought together education researchers with practitioners from politics, schools, and businesses to reflect on the effects of the controversially discussed German G8 reform.

Retrospect 2017 and a Happy New Year!

The coordination team wishes you all a happy 2018!

CIDER-LERN-Workshop Reports

On January 25-26, 2017, the first CIDER-LERN-Workshop took place. You can find a report about the whole workshop here and a more detailed report on the plenary debate "Science communication: challenges and potentials" here.

Announcement: CIDER-LERN-Workshop

The CIDER-LERN-Workshop will take place on January 25-26, 2017 at the Leibniz Association’s Headquarters in Berlin.

The workshop is organized by the College for Interdisciplinary Educational Research (CIDER) and the Leibniz Education Research Network Alliance (LERN) and will give researchers the opportunity to present and discuss their current work.

Winners of the CIDER Public Science Contest 2015

It is a pleasure to announce the winners of the CIDER Public Science Contest:

  1. Ludovica Gambaro
  2. Camilla Borgna
  3. Jan Marcus and Débora Maehler


We like to thank all participants for their creative contributions.

New fellows to start in 2016 !

The Steering Committee has admitted 30 new fellows into the College. Please learn more about each other here. We welcome you on board and are excited to start working with you in 2016!

Season's greetings and all the best for 2016 to all fresh and experienced, junior and senior fellows and CIDER friends!
The Coordination Team

Great news!

The Federal Ministry of Education and Research has approved our grant request for a second CIDER round beginning in April 2016 for another 3 years of fellowships. We are excited about this new opportunity! Please find the Call for Application and more relevant information here.

First International CIDER Conference

January 24th to January 26th 2016 the first International CIDER Conference will take place at WZB in Berlin (Germany).

Please see the Announcement here