OASIS Staff Bios and Contact

Bio and contact information for members of the OASIS (Outreach, Admissions, Scholarships & Inclusion Services) team.
  1. Director of Scholarships and Recruiting

As the Director of Scholarships and Recruitment for the College of Engineering, I am responsible for attracting future engineers to the University of Iowa. I also help both incoming freshman and... Read more

  1. Director of Women in Science & Engineering (WISE)

As director of WISE, my main responsibility is to increase retention rates for women majoring in science, math, engineering, and math (STEM) disciplines at the UI, through college and into the... Read more

  1. Director of Admissions & First-Year Experience

I am responsible for recruiting academically talented engineering students and guiding them through their first-year in engineering. I review files and decide who gets admitted into the College of... Read more

  1. Associate Professor
  1. Admin Services Coordinator

I am responsible for coordinating, planning, and implementing many of the College of Engineering’s outreach events and diversity programs. I track outcomes of these activities to quantify... Read more

  1. Diversity and Implementation Coach, PLTW Engineering Adminsitration

Chelle Lehman joined the University of Iowa in the summer of 2014. She serves in the role of Diversity and Implementation Coach for Project Lead The Way (PLTW) at the University of Iowa, which is... Read more

  1. "Project Lead The Way" Affiliate Assistant

I work with elementary, middle school, and high school administrators, counselors, teachers, students, and parents, along with representatives from Iowa State University, the Department of... Read more

  1. Graduate Research Assistant

Mary Nyaema is a third year PHD student pursuing her degree in Science Education. She works as a graduate assistant in the College of Engineering where she helps out in various outreach and... Read more

  1. Associate Dean for Diversity and Outreach

Tonya Peeples joined the University of Iowa in 1995. She earned her Ph.D. in Engineering from Johns Hopkins University. She is the mother of two, wife of one, and mentor to many. Her Chemical and... Read more

  1. Director, Diversity Programs and K-12 Outreach

As the Director of Diversity and K-12 outreach for the College of Engineering, I am responsible for coordinating outreach programming for on-campus and community K-12 school visits to enhance... Read more

  1. Project Lead the Way, Affliliate Director

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