Proposal Coordinator and Communications
Laura works as a proposal coordinator at ASI, working with ASI researchers and collaborators to write and submit grant proposals for ASI’s research, outreach, and communications efforts. She is also a member of ASI’s communications team.
Laura has varied and extensive experience in research, data analysis, grant writing, academic writing, infographic and figure design, exhibit design, and writing for magazines and blogs. She has a Ph.D. in ecology & evolutionary biology from the University of Texas at Austin and has over eight years of experience in research and over four years of experience in STEM education. Before joining ASI, Laura worked as an exhibit developer for Michigan State University Museum and the Texas Memorial Museum, as a content developer for Macmillan Learning, and as a laboratory manager at the University of California, San Francisco.