Steering Committee

Auburn University SMTI Leadership Team

§W. Gary Martin, Institutional Liaison, College of Education

College of Education

o   §Melody Russell, science education

o   §Marilyn Strutchens, mathematics education

o   Susan Villaume, Associate Dean of Academic Affairs

o   Carolyn Wallace, science education

College of Science and Mathematics

o   §Mary Lou Ewald, Director of Outreach

o   §Joseph Perez, Chair, Physics

o   §Stephen Stuckwisch, mathematics

o   Michael Squillacote, chemistry

o   Marie Wooten, Associate Dean

Biggio Center for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning

o   §Shiladitya Chaudhury, Associate Director (physics) 

College of Veterinary Medicine

o   Curt Bird, Pathobiology (biochemist)

College of Engineering

o   Roy Hartfield, Aerospace Engineering

K-12 Education

o   Dr. James Jeffers, Superintendent, Tallassee Public Schools

Two-year colleges

o   TBA/representative from Calhoun Community College (or alternate)

Other members may be added in the future, depending on needs.

§ indicates Steering Committee Member. 


Auburn University Science Mathematics Teacher Imperative (AUSMTI): ausmti@auburn.edu