Tenea Nelson, PhD, is the Assistant Dean of Multicultural Affairs at the School of Earth Sciences Stanford University. Dr. Nelson works with faculty to recruit and mentor diverse graduate students through programs such as the Stanford Summer SURGE Program and will speak about these programs. Dr. Nelson is a graduate of Mary Baldwin College, where she received a B.S. in Chemistry, and the University of Rochester, where she obtained an M.S. and Ph.D. in Toxicology. Prior to her role at Stanford University, Dr. Nelson worked as a scientist in the biotech/pharma sector, aiding in the development of drugs to combat cancer, autoimmune diseases and HIV/AIDS..
Location: Thorton Hall Rm TBA
Date: Friday February 17th
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