The Delaware Institute for Excellence in Early Childhood has many opportunities for students to be involved with research. DIEEC Faculty are involved in initiatives focused on applying translational early childhood research at the local, state and national levels. The DIEEC engages in collaborative work with state agencies, researchers, and foundations, as well as cross-disciplinary work with colleagues in other departments and colleges at the University of Delaware. Current funders include the Delaware Department of Education, the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services, and the Nemours Foundation.

Recent examples of research work include:


Undergraduate students interested in gaining applied research experience with DIEEC should click here for more information.