Program Coordinator for McNair Scholars Program
Student Support Services
B.S., Occupational Safety and Health, Southeastern Oklahoma State University
M.S., Occupational Safety and Health, Southeastern Oklahoma State University
Sierra Downs is the program coordinator for the McNair Scholars Program at Southeastern Oklahoma State University. Downs is responsible for connecting McNair Scholars to research opportunities, internships/fellowships/assistantships, and presentation opportunities at conferences; helping McNair Scholars develop skills to prepare for graduate admissions, graduate school, and potentially a doctoral program; and Planning and coordinating events for the program including the Summer Research Institute, seminars, workshops, and mock interviews. Downs has been in her current position since January 2023.