Position title: Instructor (Assistant Faculty Associate)
Office: 4330 Medical Sciences Center
Mailing Address: 1101 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53706
Mailbox: Chemistry Department near the Shane Tower entrance (Charter & Johnson Streets)
Yashira earned her bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering (ChemE) at the University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez. She then decided to move up north to Madison, WI to pursue a doctorate degree in Chemical Engineering at UW-Madison. She has taught as a Teaching Assistant in Chemical Engineering as well as Chemistry courses. Even though she came to Madison just for graduate school, she found everything that she needed to call this place “Home” and plans to stay for a long time. Outside of teaching she enjoys photography, interior design, cooking, traveling and spending time with her family.