PDP Teams

ISEE mobilizes many teaching teams each year through the Professional Development Program (PDP), so that ISEE simultaneously has two major impacts: 1) the PDP participants – primarily graduate students and postdocs – who have a transformative professional development experience that they will draw on throughout their careers; and 2) the students that they teach – primarily undergraduates – who gain an immersive inquiry experience in an inclusive environment.

Beginning with the most recent cohort of PDP teams, the team pages summarize how many people are impacted by ISEE each year.


Select year of interest - 2017     2016     2015      2014      2013      2012      2011      2010      2009      2008-2001


PDP 2017 Teams

 

2017-01

Location: Santa Cruz

Approximate Date: Fall Quarter 2017

Team Lead: Esra Mescioglu

Members: Esra Mescioglu, Eva Lyon, Pamela Rittelmeyer

Disciplinary area: Earth and Planetary Sciences

Teaching venue: Research Saturday (EPS)

Design Institute: Santa Cruz

2017-02

Location: Santa Cruz

Approximate Date: September 2017

Team Lead: Grace Lin

Members: Grace Lin, Ivo Jimenez, Suzanne da Camara

Disciplinary area: Computer Science, Computer Engineering 

Teaching venue: WEST Computer Science

Design Institute: Santa Cruz

2017-03

Location: Santa Cruz

Approximate Date: June 26-27, 2017

Team Lead: Caitlin Clausen

Members: Caitlin Clausen, Ana Gallego-Hernandez, Gabriel Mednick, Ian Colinas

Disciplinary area: Chemistry, Biochemistry 

Teaching venue: MARC/IMSD SRI PREP

Design Institute: Santa Cruz

2017-04

Location: Santa Cruz

Approximate Date: September 2017

Team Lead: Susanna Honig

Members: Susanna Honig, Kelley Voss, Regina Spranger, Sabrina Shirazi

Disciplinary area: Ecology, Evolutionary Biology 

Teaching venue: WEST Bio

Design Institute: Santa Cruz

2017-05

Location: Santa Cruz

Approximate Date: September 2017

Team Lead: Caitlin Johnson

Members: Caitlin Johnson, Asher Wasserman, Kat Feng

Disciplinary area: Physics, Engineering, Astronomy

Teaching venue: WEST Physics/Astro

Design Institute: Santa Cruz

2017-06

Location: Santa Cruz

Approximate Date: September 2017

Team Lead: Matt Naylor

Members: Matt Naylor, Ana Kareh, Eaindar Soe, Kevin Schilling

Disciplinary area: Chemistry, Biochemistry

Teaching venue: WEST Chem

Design Institute: Santa Cruz

2017-07

Location: Santa Cruz

Approximate Date: October 2017

Team Lead: Bradley Thompson

Members: Bradley Thompson, Abdulazaz Albalawi, Shubham Goel

Disciplinary areaComputer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering 

Teaching venue: Demo Lab CE/EE

Design Institute: Santa Cruz

2017-08

Location: Santa Cruz

Approximate Date: Winter Quarter 2018

Team Lead: Stephen Martin

Members: Stephen Martin, Colin West, Sarah Mechbal

Disciplinary areaPhysics

Teaching venue: Physics demo lab

Design Institute: Santa Cruz

2017-09

Location: Hawaii

Date: June 10-16, 2017

Team Lead: Kimberley Bitterwolf

Members: Kimberley Bitterwolf, Cynthia Carrion, Britt Henke

Disciplinary areaGeneral Interest in Renewable Energy, including: Ocean Science, Environmental Science, Earth Science, Engineering, Physics

Teaching venue: Akamai PREP

Design Institute: Santa Cruz

2017-10

Location: Hawaii

Date: June 10-16, 2017

Team Lead: Stacey Sueoka

Members: Stacey Sueoka, Chris Gilbert, Gwen Musial

Disciplinary areaOptics

Teaching venue: Akamai PREP

Design Institute: Santa Cruz

2017-11

Location: Hawaii

Date: Summer 2017 tba

Team Lead: Heather Flewelling

Members: Heather Flewelling, Conor McPartland, Eva Lilly

Disciplinary areaPhysics, Astronomy

Teaching venue: tba

Design Institute: Santa Cruz

2017-12

Location: Santa Cruz or Pasadena, CA

Date: Fall 2017

Team Lead: Megan Ansdell

Members: Megan Ansdell, Donal O'Sullivan, Lu Shen

Disciplinary areaAstronomy, Engineering, Computer Science 

Teaching venue: TMT International Training Workshop

Design Institute: Santa Cruz

2017-13

Location: Toronto

Date: May/June 2017

Team Lead: Alysa Obertas

Members: 

Disciplinary areaAstronomy, Astrophysics, Physics

Teaching venue: PREP for SURP

Design Institute: Toronto

2017-15

Location: NYC

Date: May/June 2017

Team Lead: Steven Mohammed

Members: Steven Mohammed, Adrian Lucy, Zephyr Penoyre

Disciplinary area: Astronomy, Physics

Teaching venue: CCA PREP

Design Institute: Toronto

2017-16

Location: San Diego, CA

Date: June 2017

Team Lead: Andrey Vayner

Members: Andrey Vayner, Gregory Walth, Xinnan Du

Disciplinary area: Astronomy, Physics

Teaching venue: UCSD PREP

Design Institute: Santa Cruz

2017-17

Location: University of California, Los Angeles

Date: tba

Team Lead: Michelle Consiglio

Members: Michelle Consiglio, Kevin Stahl

Disciplinary area: Astronomy, Physics, Mathematics

Teaching venue: UCLA PREP

Design Institute: Santa Cruz

2017-18

Location: Pasadena, CA

Date: June 2017

Team Lead: Johanna Teske

Members: Johanna Teske, Marja Seidel, Nicholas Timmons

Disciplinary area: Astronomy

Teaching venue: Carnegie Observatories summer student program (CAMPARE PREP)

Design Institute: Santa Cruz

2017-19

Location: Houston, TX

Date: June 2017

Team Lead: Ayeswarya Ravikumar

Members: Ayeswarya Ravikumar, Santoshi Ramachandran, Sudan Puri

Disciplinary areaOptometry, Bioengineering 

Teaching venue: TEXACOP

Design Institute: Santa Cruz

2017-20

Location: Austin, TX

Date: June 2017

Team Lead: Chao-Ling Hung

Members: Chao-Ling Hung, Briana Indahl, Keely Finkelstein, Raquel Martinez

Disciplinary areaAstronomy, Physics 

Teaching venue: TAURUS PREP

Design Institute: Santa Cruz

2017-21

Location: Texas A&M

Date: June 2017

Team Lead: Daniel Nagasawa

Members: Daniel Nagasawa, Andrew Quick, Peter Chi

Disciplinary area: Astronomy, Physics 

Teaching venue: Texas A&M PREP

Design Institute: Santa Cruz

2017-22 andromeda

Location: Lansing, Michigan

Date: Fall 2017

Team Lead: Devin Silvia

Members: Devin Silvia, Austin Edmister, Nate Watwood

Disciplinary area: Physics, Astronomy

Teaching venue: Lyman Briggs Physics Lab

Design Institute: Toronto

2017-23 super nova

Location: Lansing, Michigan

Date: Fall 2017

Team Lead: Saul Beceiro Novo

Members: Saul Beceiro Novo, Adam Jacobs, MacKenzie Warren

Disciplinary area: Physics, Astronomy

Teaching venue: Non Majors Physics Lab

Design Institute: Toronto

2017-25 cosmic rays

Location: Boulder, CO

Date: July 2017

Team Lead: Austin Barnes

Members: Austin Barnes, Ben Forrest, Evan Anders, Samantha Walker

Disciplinary area: Science (astronomy, physics, etc.) 

Teaching venue: MASP PEAC at CU Boulder

Design Institute: Toronto

2017-26

Location: Santa Cruz

Date: Fall Quarter 2017

Team Lead: Rafael Palomino

Members: Rafael Palomino, Marcela Cely-Santos, May Roberts, Melissa Cronin

Disciplinary area: Biology

Teaching venue: Research Saturday MCD

Design Institute: Santa Cruz