Matt Evans named interim director of McNair Program

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Dr. Matt Evans

Dr. Matt Evans, professor of physics and astronomy, will serve as interim director of the Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program during the 2017-18 academic year.

Evans has an excellent record of mentoring students in scholarly research through 12 years as the director of the Blugold Fellows program. Each year the McNair Program assists 27-30 academically talented UW-Eau Claire juniors and seniors who plan to pursue research-based doctorates.

The McNair Program office now is located in Schneider Hall Room 106.