CSME Mission & History
We empower students from all backgrounds to succeed in math and science by
- Enhancing the quality and equity of K-12 math and science instruction in Utah
- Promoting the academic success and career readiness of undergraduate students in math and science at the University of Utah
- Increasing access for K-12 students to high-quality math and science experiences at the University of Utah
The CSME was founded by Hugo Rossi, Emeritus Professor of Mathematics and CSME Director from 2009-2011. Nalini Nadkarni, Professor of Biology, directed CSME from 2011-2014. Jordan Gerton, Associate Professor of Physics & Astronomy, has served as CSME Director since 2014.