Emily Mathews

Senior Program Coordinator

Emily Mathews is excited to join the Science in Society team and continue her lifelong work of making science fun, exciting, and accessible for all students. Emily’s commitment to science education at all educational levels is evident in her passionate approach to teaching, coaching, and collaborating.

Emily earned her BS in Elementary Education at Loyola University Chicago, and continued her studies at DePaul University earning a MS in Science Education. She taught in Chicago Public Schools (CPS) for ten years before joining the STEM Center at DePaul University as a science instructional coach and NGSS Professional Development Leader. She is thrilled to be at Science in Society.    

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