Dr. Jeremy A. Magruder Waisome is a Lecturer in the Department of Engineering Education in the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering and serves as Special Assistant to the Dean of the Graduate School in the Division of Graduate Student Affairs at the University of Florida. She received her B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. in civil engineering from the University of Florida. After attaining her doctoral degree, Dr. Waisome held a postdoctoral appointment in the Department of Computer & Information Science & Engineering, where her research focused on broadening participation in computer science and engineering. She is interested in research related to effective mentoring and strategies for broadening participation in STEM. Dr. Waisome is an avid science communicator and is the host of two podcasts including the University of Florida’s podcast, Unstoppable Minds.