Welcome to SABER West 2019!

The third annual SABER West conference will be held on January 19 and 20, 2019 at the campus of the University of California, Irvine. SABER is the Society for the Advancement of Biology Education Research and was founded in 2010. For more information on SABER, please visit the SABER website: link.

We are excited to announce plenary talks by Dr. Renee Cole of the University of Iowa and Dr. Tatiana Melguizo of the University of Southern California.

The goals of the meeting are to:
  1. Increase interactions among STEM educators and education researchers.
  2. Foster collaborations between 2 year and 4 year institutions.
  3. Provide professional development to conduct education research and implement evidence-based teaching practices.

Meeting registration is now open (Registration tab)! This year's meeting includes two optional Friday workshops focused on education research in community colleges and an R workshop. See the Friday Workshops tab for more information.

Important dates include:
Early registration deadline: November 15th, 2018
Group hotel rate deadline: December 14th, 2018
Meeting Registration closes: January 4th, 2019

                                                                                                                        SABER West is generously sponsored by:
Questions, comments:
Feel free to contact the meeting organizers at: bsato@uci.edu       
Brian Sato, UC Irvine
Justin Shaffer, Colorado School of Mines
Adrienne Williams, UC Irvine
Stanlely Lo, UC San Diego
Melinda Riccitelli, MiraCosta College
Parvaneh Mohammadian, Los Angeles Mission College

Want to learn more about SABER?  SABER Website