Stephanie Bolyard

Dr. Stephanie C. Bolyard

Research and Scholarship Program Manager, Environmental Research and Education Foundation


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  • School Days
    University of Florida - B.S. in Chemistry University of Central Florida -M.S. and Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering
  • Proud Moments
    Obtaining my Ph.D. and the opportunity to travel abroad during graduate school.
  • Hobbies
    Cooking and Baking Traveling Running
Stephanie Bolyard is the Research and Scholarships Program Manager at the Environmental Research and Education Foundation. Dr. Bolyard received her PhD in environmental engineering at the University of Central Florida. She has eight years of academic and professional experience in domestic wastewater permitting, environmental compliance, solid waste management, and nanotechnology. Her research expertise, include solid waste management, analytical chemistry, advance spectroscopic techniques, biological and advanced oxidation processes, domestic wastewater treatment, and nanotechnology. Dr. Bolyard worked for Brown and Caldwell and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection prior to starting her graduate studies. Her professional background has allowed her to bring engineering experience into the classroom as well as understand firsthand how her research impacts not only industry but also society. She has built an extensive professional network due to her active membership and numerous leadership roles in the Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors, International Waste Working Group, American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists, and the Water Environment Federation. She is an Environmental Research and Education Foundation doctoral scholar, ATHENA International Emerging Women Leader Fellow, and a former National Science Foundation East Asia and Pacific Summer Institute Fellow.
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B.S. Chemistry University of Florida M.S. Environmental Engineering University of Central Florida Ph.D. Environmental Engineering University of Central Florida
Volunteer Opportunities
  • I am willing to be contacted by educators for possible speaking engagements in schools or in after school programs or summer camps.
  • I am willing to be contacted about potential job shadowing by interested students.
  • I am willing to be interviewed by interested students via email.
  • I am willing to answer written interview questions to be posted on the EngineerGirl website.
  • I am willing to participate in a conference call with a group of interested students who would like to know about my career.