text-only page produced automatically by LIFT Text Transcoder Skip all navigation and go to page contentSkip top navigation and go to directorate navigationSkip top navigation and go to page navigation
National Science Foundation Home National Science Foundation - Education & Human Resources (EHR)
Education & Human Resources (EHR)
design element
EHR Home
About EHR
Funding Opportunities
Advisory Committee
Career Opportunities
See Additional EHR Resources
View EHR Staff
EHR Organizations
Graduate Education (DGE)
Research on Learning in Formal and Informal Settings (DRL)
Undergraduate Education (DUE)
Human Resource Development (HRD)
Proposals and Awards
Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide
Proposal Preparation and Submission
bullet Grant Proposal Guide
  bullet Grants.gov Application Guide
Award and Administration
bullet Award and Administration Guide
Award Conditions
Merit Review
NSF Outreach
Policy Office
Additional EHR Resources
Advisory Committee Meetings
Career Opportunities
Funding Rates
Budget Excerpt
EHR Evaluation Reports
Strategic Re-envisioning For EHR: A report of the EHR Advisory Committee
Advancing Technology-Enhanced Ed: Workshop
Other Site Features
Special Reports
Research Overviews
Multimedia Gallery
Classroom Resources
NSF-Wide Investments

Email this pagePrint this page
Staff Directory

Lee L. Zia

Email:  lzia@nsf.gov
Phone: (703) 292-5140
Fax: (703) 292-9015
Room: 835.01 N
Organization:   (DUE)
Title:  Deputy Division Director

Program Responsibilities:
National STEM Education Distributed Learning (NSDL)

Lee Zia is the Deputy Division Director for DUE. He served as the Lead Program Director for the NSF National Science, Mathematics, Engineering, and Technology Education Digital Library (NSDL) Program from its inception in FY 2000 to its sunsetting in FY 2010. He served as a "rotator" in the NSF Division of Undergraduate Education during calendar years 1995 and 1996 while on leave from the Department of Mathematics at the University of New Hampshire. Zia rejoined the NSF as a permanent staff member in the fall of 1999. From November 2008 to December 2009, he served as a Commerce Science and Technology Fellow in the Office of Senator John D. Rockefeller IV. Most recently he served as the Lead Program Director for the STEM Talent Expansion Program (STEP). Zia holds degrees in mathematics from the University of North Carolina (B.S.) and the University of Michigan (M.S.), and applied mathematics from Brown University (Ph.D.).

Email this pagePrint this page
Back to Top of page