SueAnn Bottoms

Assistant Professor, Director of Precollege Programs


Office: 541-737-8262

Snell Hall

Snell Hall 101

2150 SW Jefferson Way

2150 SW Jefferson Way
Corvallis, OR 97331
Credentials: 
PhD, Science Education, Oregon State University
MS, Science Education, Oregon State University
BS, Biology, Eastern Oregon University

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Biography

Dr. SueAnn I. Bottoms is committed to creating accessible, inclusive, and equitable STEM opportunities for children and families. She is passionate about providing outreach that is culturally responsive and able to meet the needs of an increasingly diverse population. She has been involved extensively in STEM partnerships and particularly interested in how partnerships can reshape and reframe how STEM is defined, who has access to STEM and who participates in STEM.

SueAnn came to OSU in 2000 to work for the SMILE program, when she completed her Ph.D. in Science Education in 2007, she moved into the College of Education, first as the Department Chair and then as an assistant professor of science education preparing educators in formal and informal settings.  Becoming Director of Precollege Programs is coming full circle. She will continue to focus on partnership opportunities that support a more inclusive vision of STEM.