Science Center for Women Staff


LaShandra Owens, M.S.

  • Director, Resource Center for Math & Science
  • Trains & supervises Learning Assistants for STEM courses
  • Collaborates with STEM faculty to develop & implement effective
    supplemental instruction curriculum
  • Directs GEMS programming and Resource Library
  • Bullock, Rm 303; ext, 5949

Molly Embree, Ph.D.

  • Director, STEM Mentored Research
  • Director, Goizueta Foundation STEM Scholars Program
  • Collaborates with STEM faculty to achieve ASC QEP goals for STEM
  • Advises students for success in REU and post-graduate plans
  • Develops new curricula for STEM professional development
  • Bullock, Rm 108; ext. 6537


 Rachel  Rená Taylor, M.Ed.

  • Advisor, Health Professions
  • Advises undergraduate premed, health professions tracks, & dual-degree
    nursing students
  • Offers application guidance
  • Develops programming for students interested in health professions
  • Buttrick Hall, Rm G-15A; ext. 5802

Mary Nell Higley Summey, M.S. 

  • Director, Post-Bacc Pre-Med (PBPM) Program
  • Teaching Associate in Chemistry
  • Manages operations of PBPM Program, including marketing, recruitment,
    and applications processes
  • Advises PBPM students
  • Develops PBPM programming and events
  • Bullock, Rm G03W; ext. 6550

Lilia Harvey, Ph.D., Director, Science Center for Women

  • Associate Dean for STEM Teaching & Learning
  • Faculty Director, Science Center for Women
  • BSC Room 302E
  • on sabbatical, 2017-2018