Alumni

Rika Anderson [email]
Assistant Professor (Biology), Carleton College
Dual-Title Ph.D., Oceanography & Astrobiology, UW (2013)
John Armstrong [email]
Associate Professor (Physics), Weber State University
Ph.D., Astronomy, UW (2003)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Giada Arney [email]
Research Scientist (Planetary Studies), NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Dual-Title Ph.D., Astronomy & Astrobiology, UW (2016)
Loren Ballanti [email]
freelance marine biologist, Boise, ID
Ph.D., Biology, UW (2011)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Jeff Bowman [email]
Assistant Professor, Scripps Institute of Oceanography, Integrative Oceanography Division, University of California, San Diego
Dual-Title Ph.D., Oceanography & Astrobiology, UW (2014)
William Brazelton [email]
Assistant Professor (Biology), University of Utah
Ph.D., Oceanography, UW (2010)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Regina Carns [email]
Research Associate, UW Future of Ice Program & Polar Science Center
Science Communication Fellow, Pacific Science Center
Dual-Title Ph.D., Earth & Space Sciences and Astrobiology, UW (2015)
Michele Cash [email]
Space Plasma Physicist, NOAA Space Weather Prediction Center
Ph.D, Earth & Space Sciences, UW (2012)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Mark Claire [email]
Research Fellow, University of St. Andrews, UK
Ph.D., Astronomy, UW (2008)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Wolf Clifton [email]
Executive Director, Animal People, Inc
M.A., Museology/Meseum Studies, UW (2015)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Jesse Colangelo–Lillis [email]
Research Associate (Geological Sciences), University of Colorado, Boulder
Ph.D., McGill University
M.Sc., Oceanography, UW (2012), Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
R. Eric Collins [email]
Assistant Professor (Biological Oceanography), Institute of Marine Science, University of Alaska, Fairbanks
Ph.D., Oceanography, UW (2009)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Kyle Costa [email]
Postdoctoral Scholar (Biology & Biological Engineering), California Institute of Technology
Ph.D., Microbiology, UW (2013)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Nicolas Cowan [email]
Assistant Professor (Physics and Earth & Planetary Sciences), McGill University, Canada
Ph.D., Astronomy, UW (2009)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Jeremy Dodsworth [email]
Assistant Professor, California State University-San Bernardino
Ph.D., Microbiology, UW (2006)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Marcela Ewert Sarmiento [email]
Instructor (Biology), Edmonds Community College
Dual-Title Ph.D., Oceanography & Astrobiology, UW (2013)
Clara Fuchsman [email]
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Oceanography, UW
Ph.D., Oceanography, UW (2010)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Aaron Goldman [email]
Assistant Professor (Biology), Oberlin College
Ph.D., Microbiology, UW (2010)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Jelte Harnmeijer [email]
Partner, Scene Connect Ltd., Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation, Scotland
Ph.D., Earth & Space Sciences, UW (2010)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Kelly Hillbun [email]
Project Manager and Geologist, Directed Technologies Drilling
Dual-Title Ph.D., Earth & Space Sciences and Astrobiology, UW (2015)
Julie Huber [email]
Associate Director, Josephine Bay Paul Center, Marine Biological Laboratory, University of Chicago
Ph.D., Oceanography, UW (2004)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Nathan Kaib [email]
Assistant Professor (Physics & Astronomy), University of Oklahoma
Ph.D., Astronomy, UW (2010)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
John Kirkpatrick [email]
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Rhode Island
Ph.D, Oceanography, UW (2011)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Amit Misra [email]
Data and Applied Scientist, Microsoft
Dual-Title Ph.D., Astronomy & Astrobiology, UW (2014)
Randall Perry [email]
Chair & Founder, Space Science & Engineering Foundation
Ph.D., Earth & Space Sciences, UW (2004)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Nicolas Pinel [email]
Associate Professor (Biological Sciences), Universidad EAFIT, Colombia
Ph.D., Microbiology, UW (2009)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Tyler Robinson [email]
Sagan Fellow, University of California, Santa Cruz
Dual-Title Ph.D., Astronomy & Astrobiology, UW (2012)
Jaci Saunders [email]
Postdoctoral Research Associate (Oceanography), University of Washington
Dual-Title Ph.D., Oceanography & Astrobiology, UW (2016)
Matt Schrenk [email]
Assistant Professor (Earth & Environmental Sciences, Microbiology & Molecular Genetics), Michigan State University
Ph.D., Oceanography, UW (2005)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Eddie Schwieterman [email]
NASA Postdoctoral Program Fellow, University of California, Riverside
Dual-Title Ph.D., Astronomy & Astrobiology, UW (2016)
Aomawa Shields [email]
Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor (Physics and Astronomy), University of California, Irvine
Dual-Title Ph.D., Astronomy & Astrobiology, UW (2014)
David J. Smith [email]
Assistant Branch Chief (Acting), Space Biosciences, NASA Ames Research Center
Dual-Title Ph.D., Biology & Astrobiology, UW (2012)
Meg Smith [email]
The Aerospace Corporation
M.Sc., Earth & Space Sciences, UW (2015)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Darci Snowden [email]
Assistant Professor (Physics), Central Washington University
Ph.D., Earth & Space Sciences, UW (2010)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Sanjoy Som [email]
Co-Founder & Director, Blue Marble Space Institute of Science
Ph.D., Earth & Space Sciences, UW (2010)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
G. Wayne Stewart [email]
M.Sc., Earth & Space Sciences, UW (2013)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Eva Stueeken [email]
University Research Fellow, University of St. Andrews, UK
Dual-Title Ph.D., Earth & Space Sciences and Astrobiology, UW (2014)
Thomas Tobin [email]
Assistant Professor (Geological Sciences), University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa
Dual-Title Ph.D., Earth & Space Sciences and Astrobiology, UW (2014)
Steve Vance [email]
Research Scientist, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Ph.D, Earth & Space Sciences, UW (2007)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Llyd Wells [email]
Professor, St. John's College, Santa Fe, NM
Ph.D, Oceanography, UW (2006)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW
Ken Williford [email]
Deputy Project Scientist, Mars 2020; Director, Astrobiogeochemistry Laboratory (abcLab), NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Ph.D., Earth & Space Sciences, UW (2007)
Certificate, Astrobiology, UW