Space Policy and Research Center (SPARC)

Co-Founding Director, 2017-Present


SPARC has launched at the University of Washington, Seattle. With an eye on the global context, SPARC aims to draw on the competences of the College of Engineering and the College of Arts & Sciences to advance the next-generation space workforce and to create a UW-centered hub for education, research, and policy outreach. To more holistically serve the UW faculty and the student body, it brings together and elevates both the STEM and Law & Policy aspects of contemporary outer space affairs.

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