Meet the Team
Dr. Stephanie Hart
OnRamps Site Coordinator for Texas Tech University
The OnRamps program was established at Texas Tech in 2016 through a partnership with the University of Texas at Austin. OnRamps is a dual-enrollment program designed to prepare high school students to succeed in Core Curriculum courses at flagship universities. Dr. Hart also teaches in the College of Education and is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst—Doctoral Level.
Dr. Jennifer Emerson
Course Coordinator for OnRamps Precalculus
Jennifer received her PhD in Math from Texas Tech University in 2015. She has over a decade of experience teaching college and high school math classes and is excited to use her expertise to help the Texas Tech OnRamps program bring the college experience to high school students.
Course Coordinator for OnRamps Statistics
Michael is an Instructor in the Math Department at Texas Tech with more than 15 years of experience. He has an MS in Statistics and an MS in Family Financial Planning.
Course Coordinator for OnRamps Geoscience
Prudence is a Doctoral Student in the Geoscience Department at Texas Tech. She studies mineral dust on the Southern High Plains and received her Master's Degree from Texas Tech in 2016.
Technology Support for the OnRamps program
Josh is a Graduate Student in the Math Department at Texas Tech. His PhD research focuses on high-order numerical schemes in electromagnetism. He has taught various undergraduate math courses at Texas Tech for six years and has extensive experience in computer programming, including R and Python.