Meet the MSLC Staff


Dr. Kathleen Scott


Dr. Scott is an anatomist and paleontologist. She earned her Ph.D. in Biolgy from Yale University, and her B.A. in Human Biology from Brown University. She is a professor in the Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience.

Traci Cole 

Department Administrator, MSLC

Traci Cole manages the day-to-day activities and special programs of the Math and Science Learning Center.

Dr. Monica Torres

Associate Director of Biology

Monica Torres is a Lecturer/Assistant Professor in the Division of Life Sciences.

Dr. Patricia Irizarry

Rutgers Science Explorer Coordinator and Associate Director of the Rutgers Geology Museum

Dr. Irizarry is a molecular biologist and science educator. She earned her PhD in molecular biology from Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and she has B.A. in Biology from the University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez.  

Emanuel Serrano-Perez

Program Assistant, Rutgers Science Explorer