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Emily Ward

Research Associate, Curriculum Developer, Evaluator, and Educational Researcher

Emily Ward


Emily Geraghty Ward is a Research Associate in the Center for Education, Engagement and Evaluation (CEEE) at the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES) at the University of Colorado in Boulder. A geoscientist by training and a former geology professor, Emily is interested in the design and assessment of geoscience college curricula and discipline-based education research and evaluation. 

Current Research
  • place-based geoscience education, student-centered field education
  • inclusive and safe field experiences
  • broadening participation in geoscience
  • social network analysis
  • convergence research
  • career development - undergraduate students, early career professionals, faculty
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CEEE Contact

Phone: 303-492-5670
Fax: 303-735-3644


CIRES Center for Education, Engagement and Evaluation
University of Colorado Boulder
488 UCB
Boulder, CO 80309-0449

CEEE Office Hours

8:00 am to 5:00 pm MT -- fall and spring semesters