College Advisory Committee


The STEM Center is grateful to the College of Science and Engineering Technology (CoSET) for its support. In particular, several faculty members have agreed to serve on the STEM Center's College Advisory Board. These faculty members, among other things, will

  • Provide context specific to their department when developing student research opportunities
  • Assist with recruiting faculty members to be involved with active learning efforts
  • Answer questions regarding curriculum in a particular department
  • Help recruit student teaching assistants for either summer prep courses or active learning courses in the long semesters. 

The committee consists of:

Dr. James Dent, Dept. of Physics

Dr. James Harper, Dept. of Biological Sciences

Dr. Velvet Nelson, Dept. of Geology and Geography

Dr. Todd Primm, Dept. of Biological Sciences

Dr. Recayi Pecen, Dept. of Engineering Technology

Dr. Ulan Dakeev, Dept. of Engineering Technology

Dr. Christopher Hobbs, Dept. of Chemistry

Dr. Kaitlin Hopkins, Dept. of Agriculture Science

Dr. Phil Urso, Dept. of Agriculture Science