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Swati Mehta

Michigan State University

United States of America - East Lansing

Biography

Swati Mehta is a doctoral student in the Educational Psychology and Educational Technology program. She is a 2017 fellow for the Inside Teaching MSU - Innovation Hub Graduate fellowship and was a 2016 fellow for the Fellowship for Enhanced Global Understanding to China. Her interests lie in addressing gender inequity in science and engineering fields. Swati is also actively involved in an NSF-funded research project focusing on the use of case studies to introduce design thinking to first-generation and underrepresented students. This aims to help students smoothly transition from the classroom and lab-based learning to engineering capstone design course and their careers. In addition to this, she was closely involved with facilitating research projects and online presence of MSU-Wipro Urban STEM & Leadership Teaching Fellowship Program.