About WiscAMP

As an alliance of 18 colleges and universities across Wisconsin, WiscAMP activities are training a diverse STEM workforce for Wisconsin and the world.

WiscAMP alliance institutions collectively work to increase the number of underrepresented minority students who:

  • Complete their baccalaureate degrees in STEM disciplines
  • Pursue graduate degrees in STEM
  • Persist in STEM career pathways

Who WE Are

Norma Jimenez Hernandez

Position title: WiscAMP Executive Director, Co-PI

Email: njimenezhern@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-263-1138

1410 Engineering Drive, Room 266
Madison WI, 53706

Denise Thomas

Position title: Financial Specialist

Email: denise.thomas@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-262-7764

1410 Engineering Drive, Room 264
Madison WI 53706

Nafsaniath Fathema

Credentials: Ph.D. MBA

Position title: Research and Evaluator

Email: fathema@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-263-6267

Wisconsin Center for Education Research
1025 W. Johnson St. Madison, WI 53706

Markus Brauer

Credentials: PhD

Position title: Co-PI, Professor of Psychology

Molly Carnes

Credentials: MD, MS

Position title: Co-PI, Professor, Departments of Medicine, Psychiatry, and Industrial & Systems Engineering / Director, UW Center for Women's Health Research, Co-Director, WISELI


Douglass Henderson

Credentials: PhD

Position title: Co-PI, Professor of Engineering Physics