People

Steering Committee

Ira Caspari

Assistant Professor, Departments of Chemistry & Education

Julia Gouvea

Associate Professor, Departments of Education and Biology

David Hammer

Director of IRLI; Professor, Departments of Education and Physics & Astronomy

Andrew Izsák

Director of Stem Education; Professor, Department of Education

Kristen Bethke-Wendell

Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering; Adjunct Associate Professor of Education

Milo Koretsky
(Starting April, 2021)

McDonnell Family Bridge Professor of Chemical & Biological Engineering and Education

Postdoctoral Scholars

Lara Appleby

Postdoctoral Scholar, The Listening Project

Desen S. Ozkan

Postdoctoral Associate in CEEO and IRLI

Graduate Student Researchers

Robert Hayes

PhD Candidate in STEM Education

Isabella Stuopis

PhD Student in Mechanical Engineering

Sara Willner-Giwerc

PhD Candidate at the Center for Engineering Education and Outreach

Ian Descamps

M.S. Student in STEM Education

Collaborating Faculty and Staff

James Adler

Associate Professor of Mathematics

Shuchin Aeron

Associate Professor, Dept. of ECE

Tim Atherton

Associate Professor of Physics

Steven Bell

Assistant Teaching Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Ethan Danahy

Research Associate Professor Center for Engineering Education and Outreach (CEEO) Department of Computer Science

Vesal Dini

Lecturer, Department of Physics and Astronomy

Brian Gravel

Assistant Professor and Director of Elementary STEM Education

Mark Hempstead

Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Erica Kemmerling

Assistant Teaching Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Joshua Kritzer

Professor, Department of Chemistry

Ellise LaMotte

Director, Center for STEM Diversity; Research Assistant Professor, CEEO

Diane McKay

Director, Friedman Graduate Certificate Programs; Assistant Professor, Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy

Eric Miller

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering with Adjunct appointments in the Departments of Computer Science and Biomedical Engineering

Merredith Portsmore

Director Center for Engineering Education and Outreach; Research Assistant Professor, CEEO

Chris Rogers

Professor, Mechanical Engineering

Holly A. Taylor

Professor of Psychology; Co-Director Center for Applied Brain and Cognitive Sciences

Ayanna K. Thomas

Professor of Psychology

Diren P. Turner

Lecturer in Chemistry, Department of Chemistry