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    Rabiah Mayas

    Director, Science and Integrated Strategies

    Rabiah leads a multidisciplinary team responsible for evaluation and science learning research, public science events for youth and families, and programs that connect youth with diverse STEM careers and professionals. She also oversees initiatives dedicated to youth exploration of design, engineering and innovation through digital fabrication and other maker-based experiences. Rabiah earned a Ph.D. in biochemistry and molecular biology from the University of Chicago and am passionate about science education as a critical issue of equity and social justice. She is also a recreational endurance runner and enjoys traveling, amateur photography, and live storytelling.

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