Dr Kelly Mack (GS3NA)
Vice President for Undergraduate Science Education and Executive Director, Project Kaleidoscope, Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U), USA.
Kelly Mack PhD is the Vice President for Undergraduate Science Education and Executive Director of Project Kaleidoscope, a non-profit organization focusing on undergraduate STEM education reform, at the Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U). She was the Senior Program Director for the National Science Foundation (NSF) ADVANCE Program. Her scientific interests include Physiology and Endocrinology.
Dr. Mack spoke at the Gender Summit 3 North America 2013 (GS3NA) on opportunities for women of color in STEM and reversing the dramatic U.S. loss of talent in STEM disciplines, using evidence-based practices that increase persistence and achievement for all students, with particular attention to students from underrepresented groups; and ensuring that all STEM graduates build from the outset of their studies the multi-disciplinary knowledge, research skills, and mindsets needed to address complex societal challenges.