Dr. Katherine S. Ziemer

Dr. Katherine S. Ziemer

Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering
Northeastern University

Dr. Katherine S. Ziemer is an Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts.   She has been involved in many forms of K-12 outreach since 1990, including DuPont’s “Fun with Science” Tour during her 7 years of industrial experience. She has worked extensively with teachers from the Boston Public Schools and Boston area schools to develop a middle school engineering curriculum, and to create various outreach activities both in the K-12 classrooms and in general public forums.  She is currently working with a team of AIChE members to build a web site that will provide best practice information to AIChE members interested in K-12 outreach, and will also connect volunteers with outreach opportunities in their local areas.