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Priscila Pereira

Mentoring con GANAS coordinator

PhD Student - Graduate Assistant

Building:

Student Services Building

Address:

1200 W. Harrison, 2190 SSB, Chicago IL 60607-7164

Office Phone Voice:

(312) 996-8453

About

Priscila Pereira is a doctoral student in Math and Science Education at UIC. She was born and raised in Brazil and moved to the U.S. to pursue graduate school. Her research interests include the experiences of women of color, especially of Black and Afro Brazilian women, in STEM fields. As a member of our team, Priscila devotes most of her time to the Mentoring con GANAS program and works closely with the program director to assure the success of participating students. Besides her duties as a grad assistant, she is a yoga practitioner and health food enthusiast.