Emily Cotman

Emily Cotman

National STEM Project Coordinator for the Sciencenter in Ithaca, NY
Emily Cotman
Emily Cotman is the National STEM Project Coordinator for the Sciencenter in Ithaca, NY. In this role, she works with other institutions around the country in a collaborative known as the National Informal STEM Education Network (NISE Net) to develop high-quality educational resources for wide distribution. NISE Net resources span a variety of STEM topics - including synthetic biology, Earth and space science, and chemistry - and facilitation strategies. In her product development work, Emily prioritizes iterative prototyping, user feedback, and authentic science phenomena. She has a Bachelor's degree in Linguistics, with research experience in historical phonology and child language development.