What I Do At NASA: Week 9

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People of the Week:

Photo: Krisstina WilmothName:
Krisstina Wilmoth
 
Job Title: 
Dean of Students
 
What I do for NASA:
I connect students with needed resources at NASA Ames Research Center and represent student concerns to senior management at the center.

What I am reading right now:
Right now, I'm about to begin reading:

Bookcover: The Teenage Brain The Teenage Brain
by Frances Jensen

 
Bookcover: Spaceman: An Astronaut's Unlikely Journey to Unlock the Secrets of the Universe Spaceman: An Astronaut's Unlikely Journey to Unlock the Secrets of the Universe
by Mike Massimino

 

What I am looking forward to this summer:

I'm looking forward to working with a bunch of students from around the world this summer and doing a bit of international travel to the hot beaches of Mexico.
 

Photo: Bernadette LunaName:
Bernadette Luna
 
Job Title: 
Engineering Project Manager
 
What I do for NASA:
I manage deployments of large NASA groups, with multiple aircraft and instruments, to international locations to investigate earth, weather or climate science

What I am reading right now:

Bookcover: Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight: An African Childhood
by Alexandra Fuller

 

What I am looking forward to this summer:

I'm looking forward to working in Africa.
 


Located right here in Silicon Valley, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Ames Research Center contributes to virtually every major NASA mission and initiative via expertise in the following core areas:
  • Entry systems
  • Advanced Computing & IT Systems
  • Aerosciences
  • Air Traffic Management
  • Astrobiology and Life Science
  • Cost-Effective Space Missions
  • Intelligent/Adaptive Systems
  • Space and Earth Science

This incredible research center is one of 10 field centers for NASA and has been a leader in world class development and research for 70 years. 

Over 2500 people work in a variety of roles at Ames from scientists and engineers to educators and inventors.SCCLD’s Reading by Design program celebrates such creativity, inquisitiveness and innovation crucial in these exciting roles. This summer SCCLD in partnership with NASA will spotlight some these amazing people and their work at NASA Ames.
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