Dr. M.C.P.J. (Marie-Christine) Knippels

Buys Ballotgebouw
Princetonplein 5
Kamer 362
3584 CC Utrecht

Dr. M.C.P.J. (Marie-Christine) Knippels

Associate Professor
Science Education
+31 30 253 2213

Project leader, NRO Longterm Practice-oriented education research: Science teacher competence in citizenship education about sustainability in science education (2019-2022)


EU projects

  • Lead applicant and coordinator of the FP7 project PARRISE (www.parrise.eu) - Responsible Research and Innovation in science education - Integrating socio-scientific issues, inquiry based learning and citizenship education in teacher education programs (2014-2018)
  • Steering group member and National representative in the COST- ENEC project (www.enec-cost.eu) - European Network for Environmental Citizenship through formal and informal education.(2017-2021)
  • Partner representative in FP7 project SYNENERGENE (www.synenergene.eu) - Empowering people for dialogue about synthetic biology. Developed and tested lesson modules on synthetic biology and opinion forming for secondary education.(2013-2017)

Member of the Academic Committee of the European Researchers in Didactics of Biology (ERIDOB)