Miranda J. Gallagher

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IGEN Backbone
American Physical Society

As a member of the IGEN Backbone, Miranda J. Gallagher, PhD is working towards our straightforward and challenging mission, to close the gap between BS and PhD STEM degree attainment for underrepresented groups through fostering a cultural paradigm shift in STEM graduate education.

Miranda’s doctoral work at Johns Hopkins and post-doctoral research at Rice University bridged the fields of physical chemistry, nanomaterials, spectroscopy and environmental chemistry. She brings expertise as a chemistry educator and CIMER trained Facilitator of Entering Mentoring. Miranda’s professional vector is to serve her community with her creativity and STEM expertise.


American Physical Society

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The American Physical Society (APS) is a founding society partner of IGEN. Since 2012, its APS Bridge Program partners have helped to close the gap in participation of Black, Latinx and Indigenous participation in physics graduate studies.