Ashley E. Shafer

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Ashley E. Shafer

Ashley E. Shafer

University of Pittsburgh
5922 Wesley W. Posvar Hall
230 South Bouquet Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
Email: aes100@pitt.edu

Teaching Fellow

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