Advance at UNM 2019 Women in STEM Awards: Dr. Darcy Barron

Dr. Darcy Barron, an assistant professor in the Department of Physics & Astronomy. Her proposal is “Improving Physics Retention Rates through Early Undergraduate Research Experiences at UNM.”


This research project will create new partnerships with experts in STEM education, and develop new evidence-based teaching strategies for The University of New Mexico.


“I am excited and honored that my proposal was awarded for an important aspect of my work, supporting undergraduate research and increasing student retention rates,” Barron said.