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UChicago STEM Education Staff

Liz Lehman

Associate Director, Science Companion Projects

Liz Lehman joined UChicago STEM Education in February 2009 and works with the Direct Services, Tool Development, and Research and Evaluation teams. Liz brings much science content expertise with her, having earned a PhD in Ecology, Evolution and Behavior in 2006 from Indiana University and a BA in Biological Sciences from the University of Chicago in 2000. Liz was previously with the University of Arizona Cooperative Extension, where she conducted many professional development programs for K-12 teachers and informal educators in Phoenix, AZ. In the Education Department at the Desert Botanical Garden, Liz educated K-8 students and teachers, and developed and taught Botany and other courses to volunteer docents.