Nearly 60 faculty members in STEM fields at two- and four-year institutions across the country applied for IAspire Fellowships. The 20 participating faculty and administrators were selected through a competitive, holistic review of their applications. We are thrilled to have the opportunity to work with this exceptional group of fellows.
Cohort 1 Fellows
Littisha Bates, Associate Professor, Sociology, University of Cincinnati.
Alejandro Flores, Associate Professor, Geosciences, Boise State University.
Ali Gordon, Associate Dean of Graduate Affairs, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of Central Florida.
Rachael Johnson, Manager of Strategic Recruitment Initiatives, Walter Scott, Jr. College of Engineering, Colorado State University.
Erika Marin-Spiotta, Professor, Geography, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Kelly Nash, Associate Professor, Physics and Astronomy, Director of Kleberg Advanced Microscopy Center, University of Texas at San Antonio.
Karinna Vernaza, Interim Dean, Mechanical Engineering, Gannon University.
Mark Weatherspoon, Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Florida State University.