Easy as Play at NIMBioS

Our mission is to make STEM Education and Outreach Easy as Play!

Elizabeth Derryberry

Executive Director, Easy As Play
Associate Director, NIMBioS Outreach
Associate Professor, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Kashina Hickson

Creative Director, Easy As Play
Middle School Instructor


Our mission is to foster the growth of transdisciplinary approaches within mathematics and biology



1122 Volunteer Blvd, Claxton 114
University of Tennessee
Knoxville, TN 37996-3410

Nina Fefferman, Director


From 2008 until early 2021, NIMBioS was supported by the National Science Foundation through NSF Award #DBI-1300426, with additional support from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.  Any options, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.
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