Nina Roscher, American University

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Dr. Roscher has a thirty-year history of mentoring outstanding women and minority scientists at the baccalaureate, master's and doctoral levels. Dr. Roscher has provided sustained academic support to her students, encouraging 25 students to complete master's degrees and nine students to obtain the Ph.D. As a student, Dr. Roscher developed several peer-mentoring strategies. Dr. Roscher has also been highly successful securing funds and fellowships for her graduate students.