Ashley E. Shafer
Teaching Fellow

Provost Advisory Committee on Women’s Concerns
Spotlight on Women Leaders Program Nomine

Supporting Early Education and Development (SEED) Lab

School Affiliations

Recent Grants

Cristobal, N.L., Dawkins-Law, S.E., Donaldson, K.E., Shafer, A.E., & Vincent-Ruz, P. Building bridges: Sustaining our commitment to Equity and Justice by empowering minoritized students to transform the educational landscape in Pittsburgh and beyond. SEED Grant funded by the University of Pittsburgh Office of the Chancellor.
Coy, J.N., Hecht, M.E., Shafer, A.E., & West, B. Council of Graduate Students in Education Colloquium & Interdisciplinary Workshop with invited speaker Dr. Ananda Marin (Assistant Professor of Qualitative Research Methods in Education, UCLA). Graduate-Student-Organized Interdisciplinary Workshops Grant funded by the University of Pittsburgh Provost Office.
Shafer, A.E. & Wanless, S.B. Development and Preliminary Validation of a Child Engagement Observational Measure. Faculty Student Research Grant funded by the University of Pittsburgh.

Recent Publications

Briggs, J., Wanless, S. & Shafer, A. (2017). Child care learning. In K. Peppler (Ed.), The SAGE encyclopedia of out-of-school learning (Vol. 2, pp. 81-82). Thousand Oaks,, CA: SAGE Publications Ltd. doi: 10.4135/9781483385198.n38
Ashley E. Shafer


University of Pittsburgh
5922 Wesley W. Posvar Hall
230 South Bouquet Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15260