Kevin Niemi

Kevin Niemi

Outreach Program Manager II





Plant Physiology, Ph.D., University of Minnesota
Biology, B.A., Macalester College


Contact Information

Phone: (608) 262-5480
Fax: (608) 890-0576

Room 104B
445 Henry Mall
Madison, WI 53706-1577



Office for Science Outreach
UW-Madison-Thailand science education collaborative program
Adult Role Models in Science (ARMS)
HOPE (Health Observances and Public Education), funded by an NIH-SEPA grant


Areas of Interest and Expertise

University-K-12 school partnerships
University-community partnerships
International science education with emphasis on Thailand


Committees, Collaborations, Affiliations

UW-Madison Academic Staff Assembly, representation
UW-Madison Professional Development and Recognition Committee, co-chair
Wisconsin Society of Science Teachers, member and chair of Strategic Planning Committee
National Science Teachers Association, member and member of Professional Development Committee
Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, member
National Association of Biology Teachers, member


About Me

We raise German Shepherd dogs and my wife competes with them in obedience, agility, utility, and tracking. We also have several horses and many chickens on our hobby farm.



Fulbright Specialist Award recipient from Thailand-United States Educational Foundation
UW-Madison Chancellor’s Award for Community Service