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#WCWinSTEM: Pamela E. Harris, Ph.D.

“From undocumented dreamer to a mathematics professor, I am eager to create opportunities for my Latinx community in STEM.” -Dr. Pamela E. Harris As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. We are honored to have Dr. Pamela E. Harris tell us her story as this week’s #WCWinSTEM! Dr. Harris is an assistant professor of Mathematics whose research […]

#WCWinSTEM: Tanea Reed, Ph.D.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Dr. Tanea Reed, a biochemist whose research focuses on therapeutic interventions for moderate traumatic brain injuries! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. We’re delighted to feature Dr. Tanea Reed as this week’s #WCWinSTEM. Dr. Reed is the second faculty member at Eastern Kentucky University to be awarded a National Institute of Health  grant under the R15 […]

#WCWinSTEM: Asmeret Asefaw Berhe, Ph.D.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Dr. Asmeret Asefaw Berhe, a biogeochemist with a passion for STEM education, advocacy, inclusion, and valuing nature, especially soils! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. We are honored to have Dr. Asmeret Asefaw Berhe tell us her story as this week’s #WCWinSTEM. Given the body of her publication records and her leadership role at the National Academies(!!), […]

#WCWinSTEM: Charee Peters, M.S.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM, is Charee Peters, a Yankton Sioux astronomer whose PhD thesis focuses on astronomical events that change in brightness over time! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. The first in the Yankton Sioux tribe to obtain a B.S. in Physics, Charee Peters is now a Ph.D. candidate in astronomy at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Charee studies how […]

#WCWinSTEM: Silvia Lorena Mazzula, Ph.D.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM, is Dr. Silvia Lorena Mazzula, a diversity and mental health expert and the executive director of the Latina Researchers Network! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. If you watched the most recent #VanguardSTEM episode, then you remember Dr. Mazzula and her in-depth insights on “Minding our Mental Health” as Women of Color. She gave sage advice on self-care […]

Ama Arthur Rowe, M.D.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM, is Dr. Ama Arthur Rowe, a clinical psychiatrist who’s clinical interests include, but not limited to  psychosomatic medicine and biomedical ethics! As compiled by Léolène Carrington, Ph.D. If you got to see our most recent #VanguardSTEM episode, then you were privy of Dr. Rowe in-depth insights on “Minding our Mental Health” as Women of […]

#WCWinSTEM: Raychelle Burks, Ph.D.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Dr. Raychelle Burks. She’s a self-described “analytical chemistry blackademic in the ivory tower and a class clown now in charge of a classroom.” As compiled by Chrystelle Vilfranc If you got to see our most recent #VanguardSTEM episode, then you saw Dr. Raychelle Burks in action. With a razor-sharp wit and […]

#WCWinSTEM: Heidi Stauffer, Ph.D.

as compiled by Chrystelle Vilfranc   I’m a mixed-race indigenous Southeast Asian third culture kid who is a geoscientist, climate scientist, writer, and science educator. – Dr. Heidi Stauffer   We’re so excited to feature Dr. Heidi Stauffer as this week’s #WCWinSTEM! We let Heidi take the lead and tell her own story this time […]

#WCWinSTEM: Ashley Nealy, M.S.

This week’s #WCWinSTEM is Ashley Nealy, Web Team Lead for the United States Department of Treasury. As compiled by Chrystelle Vilfranc Ashley Nealy graduated cum laude and with honors from Kennesaw State University in May 2010 with her Bachelor’s of Science in Information Systems. The following spring, Nealy received her Master’s of Science in Information […]