Jacob Beardslee

Jacob Beardslee

Graduate Assistant

Jacob earned his bachelor’s degree in biological sciences from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. He is currently working on his master’s in biological sciences with a focus on biology education at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. His graduate research focuses on the impacts of Course-based Undergraduate Research Experiences (CUREs) on student retention rates. At the STEM Center, Jacob provides research support on several projects including EarthCache and Innovation & Excellence in Graduate STEM Education.