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Cornell University


Please refer to the GUIDELINES for mentors

Warren Allmon, Director, Paleontological Research Institution

Merry Buckley, Communications & Marketing Manager, Baker Institute for Animal Health, Cornell University

Nadia Drake, Contributing Writer for National Geographic, previously Wired and Science News (and Cornell alumna)

Holly Falk-Krzesinski, Vice President, Global Academic & Research Relations, Elsevier

Lisa Glickstein, Grants Professional, Consultant (and Cornell alumna)

Lauri Halderman, Vice President for Exhibition, American Museum of Natural History

Joyanna Hansen, Assistant Professor, Oregon Health & Science University (and Cornell alumna)

Kathleen Hefferon, Research Associate, Cornell Molecular Biology and Genetics

Carly Hodes, Product Manager, Abbott (and Cornell alumna)

Kim Holloway, Associate Director of Proposal Advancement, Cornell University Office of Sponsored Programs (and Cornell alumna)

Karen Kindle, Science Communication Consultant, self-employed (and Cornell alumna)

Alan Leshner, former CEO AAAS and Executive Publisher, Science

Bruce Lewenstein, Chair, Department of Science and Technology Studies, Cornell University

Colleen McLinn, Program Director, Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning (CU-CIRTL)

Jonathan Miller, Associate Director for Communications at the Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Cornell University (formerly Homelands Productions)

Stephen Mirsky, Editor and Columnist for Scientific American (and Cornell alumnus)

Joe Palca, Science Correspondent, National Public Radio

Theresa Petit, former Director, Center for Teaching Excellence, Cornell University

Robert Ross, Associate Director for Outreach (education and exhibits) at the Paleontological Research Institute and its Museum of the Earth

Prathik Roy, Product Manager-Nanoscience, Springer Nature

Martin Storksdieck, Director of Oregon State University’s Center for Research on Lifelong STEM Learning and a professor in theCollege of Education and the School of Public Policy, formerly Director of the Board on Science Education at the National Research Council of the National Academy of Sciences

Charles Trautmann, Director Emeritus, Sciencenter Ithaca (and Cornell alumnus)

Patricia Ward, Director of Science Exhibitions & Partnerships, Museum of Science and Technology, Chicago

Marissa Weiss, Program Coordinator for the Harvard Forest Science Policy Exchange (and Cornell alumna)

Claudia Wheatley, Senior Public Affairs Officer, Cornell University

Kelly Zamudio, Goldwin Smith Professor, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University; Faculty Curator of Herpetology, Cornell University Museum of Vertebrates