STEM Central

A Community of Practice for NSF STEM Projects

Transforming Institutions

This conference will focus on transforming undergraduate STEM education, especially intended for academic leaders and education researchers and the institutionalization of research-based transformative practices.



    Dr. Freeman Hrabowski, III, President of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County
    Dr. Adrianna Kezar, Professor of Higher Education, University of Southern California
    Dr. Linda Slakey, Consultant, AAU STEM Initiative
    Mr. Howard Gobstein, SMTI Co-Director and the Executive Vice President for Research, Innovation and STEM Education at APL


    Supports and barriers for transformation
    Learning spaces, technology and infrastructure
    Faculty development for educational innovation
    Understanding transformation through assessment


Indianapolis, Indiana