Siera joined CIRCLE in the summer of 2014. She supports various research projects through statistical analyses, including an AAU project that was a qualitative study in Calculus education.
She primarily lends her expertise and passion for physics education on various other research projects, such as current study on how to improve quantitative problem solving in introductory physics courses.
In her spare time, Siera serves as a tutor for inmates in Introductory Physics as part of the Washington University Prison Education Project.
Siera graduated from Northern Arizona University with a B.S. in Astrophysics, and is currently a graduate student in the Physics Department, with a dissertation focus on Physics Education.