Contact the FHSU Science and Mathematics Education Institute

The FHSU Science and Mathematics Education Institute is open Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm excluding state holidays. Summer hours are Monday through Thursday 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM, closed Fridays. Feel free to contact the Institute staff if we can be of assistance to you.

Dr. Paul Adams
paul-adams

Custer Hall 241B
785-628-4538
padams@fhsu.edu  

Dr. Paul Adams is the Director for the Science and Mathematics Education Institute. He received his B.S. in Physics/Math from Heidelberg University in Tiffin, Ohio, in 1983. From there he went on to receive his Master's Degree in Physics from Washington University. In 1996 he achieved his Doctorate of Philosophy in Science Education from Perdue University. When he is not busy working, Dr. Adams enjoys his time at home with his wife, Cheryl, and twins who are in middle school. He also has two children who live outside of the home and is expecting his first grandchild in December.

Ann Noble
Ann Noble

Custer Hall 241D
785-628-5449
amryan@fhsu.edu  

Ms. Ann Noble is the Financial Administrator for the Science and Mathematics Education Institute as well as the Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science. She received her B.A. in Accounting in 2005 from Fort Hays State University. Ms. Noble has three children, four grandchildren, and resides in Hays, Kansas, with her husband, Warren.

Mallory Smith
Mallory-smith

Custer Hall 238
785-628-4168
smei@fhsu.edu

Ms. Mallory Smith began working in the Science and Mathematics Education Institute as a Project Director in 2011. She received her Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry from Fort Hays State University in May, 2012. In her spare time, Mallory is a nanny for six young children. She resides in Hays, Kansas.

Ms. Melissa Mayers
Melissa-mayers

Custer Hall 241
(785) 628-4690
mjmayers@fhsu.edu  

Ms. Melissa Mayers became the Administrative Assistant for the Science and Mathematics Education Institute in July, 2011. She received her B.B.A. in Business from Fort Hays State University in 2001. Ms. Mayers resides in Hays, Kansas, with her husband, John, and two daughters.

We Couldn't Do It With Them....Our Student Workers

Cameron Rohleder is a student worker for the Science and Mathematics Education Institute, which he began in August of 2013. Cameron is double majoring in Physics and Engineering and resides in Hays, Kansas.

Samantha Rohleder is a student worker for the Science and Mathematics Education Institute, which she began in August of 2014. She is majoring in Public Relations and resides in Hays, Kansas. 

Preston Ryan is a student worker for the Science and Mathematics Education Institute, which he began in August of 2013. Preston is majoring in Engineering and resides in Hays, Kansas.