Rachel Buissereth is an interdisciplinary scientist and educator with personal focus on diversity and equity in the environmental sciences. After completing her Bachelor of Arts at Rice University in Houston, TX, Rachel conducted research with Indigenous communities during a Fulbright Postgraduate Research Scholarship in Australia. Most recently, Rachel worked as an outdoor educator on Catalina Island and is currently remotely pursuing her Masters in Education at the University of Pennsylvania in Education and Entrepreneurship. In her current role at Mote, Rachel aims to collate and analyze data and information supporting internship and mentoring programs for underrepresented minority students in marine sciences.
B.A. in Environmental Science from Rice University 2017
B.A. in Theatre from Rice University 2017
M.S.Ed Candidate in Education and Entrepreneurship from University of Pennsylvania, expected graduation 2021.
2018 Fulbright Postgraduate Research Scholar