Dr. Rizalia Klausmeyer

Earle Hall Program Director


The Program Director of the Science & Health Living-Learning Center in Earle Hall is the coordinator for the LLC admissions process along with academic and social programming. The Program Director serves as the staff advisor for the Leadership Council, providing guidance through mentoring, training, and logistical support.

About Dr. Klausmeyer

Rizalia Klausmeyer was born in Puerto Rico. She received a B.S. in Chemistry, Magna Cum Laude, in 1991 from the University of Puerto Rico and a Ph.D. in chemistry from Texas A&M University, College Station, in 1996. After an industrial postdoctoral internship at Rohm and Haas, she started her teaching career at the University of Illinois, in Urbana-Champaign, as Director of the Freshmen Laboratories. Her Baylor career started in 2000 as a lecturer and was made senior lecturer in 2007. In 2013 she accepted a new position as Associate Director of Prehealth Studies, and Program Director of the Science & Health LLC.  In 2016 she was named Director of the Science Research Fellows.