Graduate Fellowship Alumni

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Last Name First name SG Year Department Degree(s) Graduation date Workforce Placement
Abraham Joseph S. 2004 GEOG PhD GEOG 12/06 UA: Director Office of Sustainability; EPA at the region 9 office (Air Quality Division) as a "cartographer" (GIS, visualization)
Adams David 1997, 1998  ATMO PhD ATMO 8/03 Scripps Institution of Oceanography, Center for Atmospheric Sciences
Alberding Jonathan 1999, 2000 BioMedical Eng PhD BMEG 8/04 Post-Doc in AZ Research Labs Microcirculation Division
Amelin Anders 1991 PTYS      
Balukas Denise 2014 ATMO      
Bayley Timothy 2010, 2011 HWR      
Baynes Cayla 2014, 2013 BME      
Bergmeier Gene 1994 AME MS AEE 8/97 Lockheed-Martin, CO 
Beyer Ross 1999 PTYS PhD PLTY 8/04 NASA Ames Postdoc
Blainey Joan 2003, 2004 HWR PhD HYD 5/08 USGS
Blanchard Jeff 1996, 1997 AME MS MEE 5/98 Raytheon
Blasch Kyle 2000, 2001 HWR PhD HYDR 12/03 USGS
Borden Michael 2008, 2009 ASTR, OPTI MS OPTI 05/11 NOAA among others after thesis complete
Bramson Ali 2012 PLTY      
Brod Steve 1995, 1996 AME MS AEE 12/05   Boeing in LA
Campbell Timothy 2001, 2002 CSC MS COSC 5/03 Raytheon Systems Eng in Guidance, Navagation and Control
Chabot Nancy 1994 PTYS PhD PLTY 12/99 Johnson Space Center (2000-01) National Research Council Postdoctoral Fellowship; 2001-present, Case Western Reserve University, Senior Research Associate: Part time on the Antarctic Search for Meteorites (ANSMET) program - planning, oragnizing, and leading field teams to Antarctica.
Chen Sophia 2014, 2013 PHYS      
Coe Michelle 2014, 2013 GEOG      
Cohen Barb 1997 PTYS PhD PLTY 8/00 University of New Mexico, Research Assistant Professor; Hawai'i Institute of Geophysics and Planetology Postdoc; Univ of Tennessee, Postdoc Geosciences
Crimmins Michael 2002, 2003 GEOG PhD GEOG 12/04 UA Asst Prof, UA Soil, Water and Environmental Sciences
Crockett Richard 1991 MSE MS MEE 12/09 Lockheed-Martin, Denver, CO
Davis Jason 2013 JOUR MA JOUR 05/14 The Planetary Society
Delgado Stephen G. 2007 GEOG GISCRTG 5/10 Senior Country Manager, U.S. Agency for International Development
Diniega Serina 2005 MATH MS APPL 12/05  NASA JPL
Doser Adele 1991 AME MS ECE  5/92 Los Alamos, with post doc or company in CA; University of Texas Asst. Prof
Eatchel Andy 2002 ASTR/ECE PhD ECE 8/04 Consultant
Emery Josh 1995, 1996 PTYS PhD PLTY 12/02 NASA AMES 
Engelbrach Chad 1992 ASTR PhD ASTR 8/97 Steward Observatory, Assistant Astronomer 
Fa Vuna 2006, 2007 MCB/IMB MS MBIM 5/09 Ventana Medical
Finn Rose 1997, 1998 ASTR PhD ASTR 8/03 Sienna College, NY: Astronomy Professor; University of Massachusetts, Astronomy Dept postdoc 
Fischer
 
Mark A 1993 PTYS     Computer software programmer in Bay Area 
Fleenor Stacy A. 2007 Atmo MS ATMO 12/07 WindLogics, Assoc. Production Scientist
Foley Theresa 2008, 2009 ATMO PhD ATMO 12/12 Post Doctoral Fellowship,  White Sands Missile Range
Gardner-Vandy Kathryn 2006, 2007 PTYS UA MS PLTY 05/08 University of Tulsa, GEOS Research Scientist
Garzione Carmala 1999, 2000 GEOG MS GEOS 8/96 University of Rochester, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Earth and Environmental Sciences, 2000
Germain Marvin 1991 PHYS PhD PHYS 8/93 US Naval Observatory
Girdner Kirstin 1990 CE MS CVE 12/91   Nursing
Harlow R. Chawn 1992 PHYS MS PHYS  8/94 Met Office, Exeter, United Kingdom; High School Science Teacher, Pima Co.
Harrington Robert 1995 HWR PhD HWR 5/97 Inyo Co., CA: Research Scientist 
Hattori Maki F 2006, 2007 PTYS MS PLTY 8/08 UA, Applications Systems Analyst
Haverland Arin C. 2007, 2008 Arid Lands, Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy PhD ALRS 12/10 UA: Post Doc ENV
Hogue Terri 1996, 1997 HWR/ISPE MS HWR 12/98 UCLA, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Holmgren Camille 2004, 2005 GEOG PhD GEOS 8/05 Cal State University Long Beach, Geography, Asst. Professor
Hoppa Greg 1994 PTYS PhD PLTY 12/98 Raytheon, Senior Systems Engineer in Ballistic Missile Defense 
House Sally 2003 PTYS     National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration: Spacecraft Engineer
Howlett Isela 2014 OPTI      
Jackson Jennifer 1994 AME     U.S. Navy, Florida
Jones Mike 1993 AME MS AEE 8/96 Lockheed-Martin, Alabama
Kahn-Thornbrugh Casey C 2007, 2011, 2012 GEOG-AISES PhD GEOG 05/13 TOCC Land Grant Office of Sustainability
Keller John M  2002, 2003 PTYS PhD PLTY 12/06 Cal Poly San Luis Obispo Planetary Science Faculty 
Kempf Nicole 2001 ATMO MS ATMO 5/02 National Weather Service, Tulsa OK
Kipple Allison 1999, 2000 ECE MS ECE  12/00 NAU: EE and CS Faculty; US Army Electronic Proving Ground, Ft. Huachuca, AZ.Employeed part-time as an Electronics Engineer / Techincal Investigator at the 
Knierman Karen Ann 2004, 2005 ASTR MS ASTR 12/07 Mesa Community College; ASU Mars Outreach Group
Kolivras Korine 2002,2003 GEOG PhD GEOG 8/04 Assistant Professor Geography, Virginia Tech
Kulesa Craig 1993 ASTR PhD ASTR 12/02 Steward Observatory, Assistant Staff Scientist 
Langer Robert R 1993 PHYS      
Lee Janice 2000, 2001 ASTR PhD ASTR 12/06 Carnegie Observatories, Pasadena; National Optical Astronomy Observatories
Lewicki Christopher 1997, 1998 AME MS AEE 12/00 NASA JPL
Lewis Deanna L 2009, 2010 Eller MBA 12/09  
Lybrand Rebecca 2013 SWES PhD SWES 08/14 UA Postdoctoral Research Associate
Maleszewski Chet 2010 PLTY      
Markoff Sera B 1994 PHYS MS PHYS  12/96 Max-Planck-Institut fuer Radioastronomie, Bonn, Germany 2000-2002, MIT Center for Space Research 2002-2005
Martin Crystal 1991 ASTR PhD ASTR 8/96 UC Santa Barbara (prior: STScI, Caltech)
Massieon Charles 1991 AME MS CHE 8/92 US Borax Chemical
Mau-Crimmins Theresa  2002, 2003 RNR PhD RNR 5/05 National Park Service - 2003: Ecologist for Sonoran Desert Network
Mauz Kathryn 2001, 2002 Arid Lands Resource Sciences PhD ARLR 5/06 Botanical research and consulting
Mayden Shoshana 2005, 2006 GEOG MA GEOG 12/07  
Mazzarella (Leary) Lesley 2009, 2010 ATMO      
McDonald Sarah Elizabeth 2006 Agricultural Resource Economics MS AGRE 12/07  
McGuire Roberta 2004, 2005 RNR MS WSM 12/05  
Merrick Melissa 2010, 2011 SNRE      
Miller Scott 1992 AME MS AE  5/92,  Rockwell then Boeing Company
Misra Ranjeev 1992 PHYS PhD PHYS 8/96 Higher Ed Faculty, Pune India
Molaro Jamie 2009 LPL      
Morrill Carrie 2000, 2001 GEOG PhD GEOS 8/02 National Center for Atmospheric Research/ASP (postdoc)
Murray (Garay) Natalie 2003 ATMO MS ATMO; PhD ATMO 12/07 5/01 Tech college teacher in CA and works for Pearson Publishing
Mutz Kyle J 2007 Rehabilitation MA RHAB 5/08 Lamar University TX,  Director of Services for Students with Disabilities; Pima Community College Disability Services Program Specialists
Nakazny Kostya 2011 EDU MA EDP 05/12 Federal Reserve Board, Computer User Experience Designer; AZ Sonora Desert Museum; Consulting
Narayanan Ajay 1991 PHYS PhD PHYS 8/97 University Professor India
Nolan Peter  1991 MSE MS MSE  8/92 1995 Carbomite Company, Apache Junction, Arizona 8521
Novak Rachael M. 2007 GEOS MS GEOS 12/07 EPA, Washington DC
Ong Lissa C 2012 PLTY      
Osborne Zoe 1992 MSE PhD MSE 5/98 Applied Materials, Santa Clara, California
Osman Ismail 2012 OSE BS OSE 5/14; 12/07 Technical Implementation Consultant EtQ;Raytheon
Pagliarulo Christopher L. 2008, 2009 MCB PhD MCB 08/11 UC Davis: Associate Director of Instruction and Assessment at iAMSTEM
Peacock Sarah 2013 PLTY      
Perin Jodi 2004, 2005 Center for Applied Spatial Analysis; ANTH   Family Literacy Program, Pima Community College
Phillips Cynthia 1995, 1996 PTYS PhD PLTY 5/00 SETI Institute 
Ramirez Monica 2010, 2011 SWES PhD SWES; BS EEB 12/12 Northeastern University
Rattray Nicholas 2006, 2007 BARA PhD ANTH 05/12 UA: Adjunct Faculty
Ratts Steve 1995 AME MS AEE 8/95 Hughes, Raytheon (1996-Hired by in Tucson)
Rech Jason 1998, 1999 GEOS PhD GEOS 12/01 Miami University, Ohio; Asst. Professor, Geology
Sallum Stephanie E. 2012 ASTR      
Schaller Christian 1992 PTYS MS PTYS 5/98 UA LPL,  as an Applications Systems Analyst since 1997, Planetary Imagery
Seymour Nathaniel 1993 AME MS MEE 5/95 TRW, CA 
Shaner Andrew 2005, 2006 EDU MA ED 5/08 Lunar and Planetary Institute; High School Earth/Space Science and Physics Teacher
Snyder Keirith 1997, 1998 RNR PhD RNR 5/01 USDA-ARS
Sommers Pacifica N 2013, 2012 EEB      
Stephens William 1991 AME MS ME 12/92 W.L. Gore, Miravant Medical Technology and TriVascular, Inc
Taft Brett 1992 AME MS MSE 12/92 U.S. Coast Guard
Thomas Joseph 2014 Math      
Thomas_1 Alys C 2008 SWES MS SWES 5/09   
Toth Janos C 1991 CE PhD CVE 12/94 Engineer in Hungary
Turnbull Maggie 1998, 1999 ASTR MS ASTR 5/02 Space Telescope Science Institute; Carnegie Institution (NASA Astrobiology Institute Post Doc Fellow)
Turner Anne 1991 ASTR PhD ASTR 5/98 Raytheon
Tuttle (Blount) Seafha 2011, 2012 SNR, Sloan      
Vaniman Brian 1992 AME MS MEE 5/95 Rockwell in CA
Viola Donna 2011 PTYS-Trade      
Walters Michael 1994 ASTR resigned from UA ASTR PhD program Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Watkins-Hauglie Laura 1993 AME     Rockwell, CA
Weltzin Jake 1995, 1996 RNR PhD RNR 5/98 UA: Executive Director USA National Phenology Network; UA: RNR Visiting Researcher; U of Tenn at Knoxville, 1999 hired EED Faculty
Wilhelm Allison 2000, 2008 MSE PHD MSE 8/09 Materials and Electrochemcal Research Corporation
Williams Cameron 1990 PTYS MS GEOS 8/95 Michigan State University: Ctr For Global Change & Earth Observations
Wisneski Kristin 2009, 2010 Arid Lands Research MS NRS 05/11 UA: Stealth Health Program
Wygle Brian 1993 AME MS MEE 8/94 Rockwell, Manned Space Systems
Zumwalt Michael 1991  PHYS MS Physics 5/92 Psychemedics, Corp, ThermoQuest, Corp, Agilent Technologies