Jay Pinson Center for STEM Education


To serve as a national model of a University and Community partnership that strengthens the regional workforce through innovative and comprehensive opportunities in STEM Education.


The Jay Pinson STEM Education program is a collaborative and interdisciplinary effort involving University, K-12 education and community partners dedicated to:

  • Increasing the capacity of teachers to deliver effective instruction in STEM fields
  • Inspiring and mentoring youth to enter and excel in the STEM career pipeline
  • Inspiring and supporting STEM students and professionals to mentor others in the pursuit of STEM education
  • Inspiring and supporting SJSU STEM students to mentor youth
  • Promoting the public understanding of STEM


For more information about the Jay Pinson Center for STEM Education, please visit here.



Dr. Virginia Lehmkuhl-Dakhwe

University STEM Education Officer

Director, Jay Pinson STEM Education Program

Center for STEM Education


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