Dr. Ciphrah is a scholar, scientist, teacher, and entrepreneur.
In her not so former life, she is diva of the pageantry circuit; she is Ms. Palmetto Pride Plus America 2017.
Dr. Ciphrah is a STEM Education Enthusiast and her scholarship supports culturally-sustaining STEM education pedagogy and practices.
Regina E. Ciphrah, PhD is a multidimensional woman in that she is a scholar, scientist, teacher, and entrepreneur. An alumna of the University of South Carolina, she completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry in 2002, Master of Teaching degree in Secondary Science Education in 2003, and PhD in Integrative Biology in 2013. Her professional experiences as an educator span over sixteen years and include employment as a public school teacher, professional development facilitator, program and organizational evaluator, state education agency program coordinator, teacher education faculty member, and higher education administrator. Dr. Ciphrah is currently employed as the Principal Consultant for Verbalizing Visions, LLC where she leads the company's technical assistance activities in the areas of fostering online learning communities, enacting synchronous & asynchronous curriculum, maximizing outcomes-based assessment strategies, facilitating professional learning & coaching, and enhancing STEM education capacity. Aside from working in an area she loves, Dr. Ciphrah serves her community as a member on the Board of Directors of the SC African American Chamber of Commerce. Dr. Ciphrah finds additional balance in life through loving relationships with her husband, f/phamily, and furbaby; gardening; cooking; and performing poetry she writes.