brian abramowitzK-12 Education & Outreach Coordinator

Phone: 516-225-9390
Email: babramowitz@floridamuseum.ufl.edu

Brian Abramowitz is responsible for implementing the Scientist in Every Florida School Project primarily in northern Florida counties. Abramowitz engages with educators and scientific professionals, with the ultimate goal of arranging scientist visits to Florida classrooms.

Abramowitz earned bachelor’s degrees in secondary education and Earth sciences from Syracuse University. He continued with a master’s in education from Hunter College. During his time as a K-12 science educator at Luna High School in Dallas, he served as chair of the science department and taught 12th grade AP environmental science, 11th grade IB environmental systems and societies, 9th-grade biology, and 9th grade AP biology. He has experience coordinating and facilitating meetings between teachers, district stakeholders, and administrators of Luna High School and the Perot Museum of Nature and Science.