klymkowsky and nobel laureate at dber related eventDBER is a monthly Seminar Series that emphasizes discipline-based STEM education research. It is a forum for faculty, staff, researchers, and students interested in education research and course transformation to share their ideas and get feedback on their work.

DBER is multi-disciplinary. These seminars bring together faculty and graduate students from roughly 45 different programs and departments across four schools/colleges. The average attendance is more than 20 people. In addition to being intellectually rich, these meetings also serve to create community among the many STEM education researchers on campus. All are welcome to attend.

Time of day and Location:

For the Fall, 2020 semester, as of August 27th, DBER will be held via Zoom.

(see schedule, below, for dates)


For questions about DBER, to suggest a speaker, or to inquire about presenting yourself, please contact Mike Klymkowsky at: michael.klymkowsky@colorado.edu, or Valerie Otero at: valerie.otero@colorado.edu.


To receive notifications of DBER events and emails from the DBER community, you can:

Request subscription via email by sending an email to: csl@colorado.edu


2020 Spring DBER Schedule:

Sep 1 Betsy McIntosh and Laurie Langdon (Learning Assistant Alliance)
(Presented on Zoom)
Inclusive and supportive learning environments in pandemic times... and what we can learn from undergraduate LAs 












Archive of Past DBER Seminars