Tecnológico de Monterrey

Investigador Postdoc IFE

Monterrey, MX

13 ene 2022

Postdoctoral Research Associate


Institute for the Future Education


Disruption is the new normal and at Tecnológico de Monterrey we recommit every day to our responsibility to positively impact our community and transform our environment! Our processes are people-centered, ensuring extraordinary experiences together with our talent and the new Tec21 Educational Model. At Tec you will discover innovative opportunities, the opportunity to align your purpose and contribute to a culture that is based on inclusion, meritocracy, and respect. 


The Social Oriented Interdisciplinary STEM Education Research Group (SOI-STEM) is currently seeking a highly motivated Postdoctoral Research Associate to develop and conduct research activities to transform higher education. SOI-STEM is part of the Institute for the Future of Education (IFE), which belongs to Tecnologico de Monterrey, Mexico’s top private university with 26 campuses. The duration of the position is three years.


SOI-STEM’s objective is to foster a socially oriented interdisciplinary vision in STEM education to meet the challenges of the 21st century through education that promotes diversity, equity, and inclusion. The final product of this vision is to achieve a high-quality education that generates human resources with comprehensive training that generates a sustainable vision integrating approaches from social sciences, humanities, and arts (https://tec.mx/en/soi-stem).


Essential Duties and Responsibilities


The Postdoctoral Research Associates will conduct research focused on interdisciplinary STEM education that transforms institutions, professionals, and citizens' visions towards a planetary education. They will have the opportunity to publish their research results and represent SOI-STEM at external academic events.


The Postdoctoral Research Associate position has these main objectives:

  • To work in interdisciplinary research groups.
  • Collaborate in projects of a full science research ecosystem focused on educational innovation
  • Development of high-impact research that has the potential to transform the education industry
  • Participation in large international consortiums for high-impact projects
  • Collaborate to get grants and funding for the operation of SOI-STEM
  • Working on IFE’s research activities with national and international stakeholders (government, academic institutions, international organizations, funding organizations, and companies)


If you have:


  • Doctorate Degree in Education, Psychology, Social Sciences, Computer Sciences (particularly Data Science and Artificial Intelligence), Engineering, Business, Design, and Humanities, among other areas.
  • Experience in an Education related project.
  • High level of English proficiency and excellent academic skills.
  • Academic publications record in high-impact journals for the last five years.


We are interested in hearing from you! 


Location: Monterrey


Contact: Anakaren Cantú


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Are you a conscious marketing leader with a lot of passion for new challenges, a real interest in transforming Mexico and the world through education? This opportunity is for you!


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