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773.995.2000

Meet Our Team 

CSER office is comprised of impassioned professionals who understand the road to becoming a STEMIST can be challenging work, but attainable.  Our staff strives to provide strong thoughtful leadership and a learning environment that fosters critical thinking, inspiration, wonder – and provoke conversations that matter to our growing STEM community at large. 

We hope to build a caring, accountable and equipped community of diverse students that are idea-focused, which are prepared to pursue graduate program and/or careers in the STEM fields on global basis.

CSER Staff

Dr. Christopher Botanga, Acting Executive Director 

Location: William Science Building - Room 101-A

Phone: 773-995-3296

Email: cbotanga@csu.edu


Sharon Jackson-Pincham, Stem Academic Specialist 

Location: William Science Building - Room 101-A

Phone: 773-995-3296

Email: sjacks80@csu.edu


Mr. Dwayne Ross, Grant Coordinator 

Location: William Science Building - Room 101-A

Phone: 773-995-3296

Email: dross24@csu.edu


Ms. Tasia Bryson, Student Coordinator

Location: William Science Building - Room 101-A

Phone: 773-995-3296

Email: tbryson@csu.edu