Drexel University Physics Education Research Network


Physics Education Research (PER) is the study of teaching and learning in physics. The Drexel PER Network is a collection of researchers focused on various aspects and elements of teaching and learning in physics. Areas of particular focus include:

  • Introductory physics course reform

  • Modeling Instruction curriculum development, implementation, and assessment

  • Applications of network analysis in physics-affiliated learning environments

  • Studies of retention and persistence in physics

  • Neuroimaging studies of physics students


Dr. Eric Brewe

Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Disque Hall 918