STEM Ambassadors

The STEM Ambassador Program began in 2016 as a training program for a small cohort of University of Utah scientists. Since then, we have grown to work with over 50 faculty, graduate students, and post-docs. Scroll down to learn about the scientists who have participated. Contact us if you would like to reach out to a STEM Ambassador.

Note that many Ambassador bios were uploaded when the Ambassador joined the program and may not be current.

Krista Carlson

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Krista Carlson works with glass technologies including aerogels and waste containment techniques. Her focus trends towards the development of solutions to environmental problems including pollution and contaminated drinking water.