Kevin Niemi

Kevin Niemi

Outreach Program Manager II

 

 

 

Overview

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

 

Contact Information

Email: kjniemi@wisc.edu
Phone: (608) 262-5480
Fax: (608) 890-0576


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

 

Programs

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.

 

Awards

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