OUR TEAM

Browse to meet our Staff and Faculty!

Staff

Juan de Dalmau
ISU President

Gary Martin
VP, North American Operations

Sylvie Mellinger
Director, Administration and Finance

Chris Welch
Director, Master’s Program
Head of Space Payloads Laboratory

Arif Goktug Karacalioglu 
Director, SHSSP20 & SSP20

Steve Brody
Senior Advisor, North American Operations

Walter Peeters
Special Advisor to the President

Cecile Paradon
Manager, Human Resources

Joel Herrmann
Manager, IT Services

Nicolas Moncussi
Multimedia Assistant, IT Services

Christine Jenck
Assistant, Reception, Travel Services, Conferences

Muriel Riester
Librarian

Geraldine Moser
Head, Business Development Unit

Nassim Bovet
Head of Admissions and Alumni Affairs

Marie Wack
​Executive Assistant

Laurence Heiser
Accountant

Alexandra Ryan
Academic Coordinator, Space Studies Program

Sebastien Bessat
Logistics Coordinator, Space Studies Program

Kristell Bars
MSS Student Affairs Lead

Marzena Kapusta
MSS Program Planning Coordinator

Didier Guillaume
Human Resources Assistant

Yadvender Singh Dhillon
Mission Systems Engineer, Space Payloads Laboratory

Stephanie Rocha
Teaching Associate

Tommaso Tonina
Teaching Associate

CENTRAL CAMPUS FACULTY

Mr. Juan de Dalmau
ISU President​

Prof. Christopher Welch
Masters Director, Head, Space Payloads Laboratory – Astronautics and Space Engineering

Dr. Bertrand Goldman
Research Facilitator – Astronomy

Dr. Hugh Hill
Space Science

Prof. Walter Peeters
Space Business and Management

Ms. Danijela Stupar
Research Associate

Prof. Gongling Sun
Space Systems Engineering – Space Policy

Dr. Tejumola Taiwo
Space Applications, Space Engineering

Dr. Virginia Wotring
Human Performance in Space

Dr. Vasilis Zervos
Economics and Space Policy

ISP20 FACULTY

Dr. François Spiero

Mr. Juan de Dalmau

Ms. Kerrie Dougherty

Mr. Nahum Romero Zamora

Dr. Tejumola Taiwo

Mr. Joseph Pellegrino

Dr. Daniel Garcia Yarnoz

Prof. Walter Peeters

Ms. Natalia Larrea Brito

Mr. Julien Tallineau

Ms. Tanja Masson-Zwaan

Ms. Dimitra Stefoudi

Prof. Graziella Caprarelli

Prof. Pete Worden

Mr. Gary Martin

Dr. Farhan Asrar

Dr. Liang Chen

Dr. Virginia Wotring

Ms. Carol Carnett JD

Faculty

Philippe Achilleas, IDEST, Université Paris Sud & ISU, France
Steve Brody, International Space University, USA
Angie Bukley, The Aerospace Corporation, USA
Carol Carnett, Legal Aid Bureau Inc., USA
Ed Chester, Goonhilly Earth Station, UK
Patrick Cohendet, Université de Strasbourg/HEC Montreal, Canada
John Connolly, NASA Johnson Space Center, USA
Bill Cowley, Institute for Telecommunications Research, Australia
Eric Dahlstrom, International Space Consultants, USA
Juan de Dalmau, International Space University, France
Volker Damann, International Space University, France
Michael Davis, International Space Univeristy, Australia
Emmanouil Detsis, European Science Foundation – ESF, France
Kerrie Dougherty, Australian Space Agency, Australia
George Dyke, Symbios Communications, Australia
Reinhold Ewald, University of Stuttgart, Germany
Jean-Jacques Favier, France
Stefano Fiorilli, European Space Agency – ESA, Spain
Daniel Garcia Yarnoz, Spain
Daniel Glover, NASA Glenn Research Center (retired), USA
Bertrand Goldman, International Space University, France
James Green, NASA Headquarters, USA
Gerhard Haerendel, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik (retired), Germany
Omar Hatamleh, NASA, USA
Hugh Hill, International Space University, France
Jeffrey Hoffman, Massachusets Institute of Technology, USA
Marcello Ingrassia, Italy
Dennis Irwin, Ohio University (retired), USA
Adil Rahim Jafry, Chandah Space Technologies, USA
Ady James, University of South Australia, Australia (ResearchGate profile)

Rüdiger Jehn, European Space Agency – ESA, Germany
Christopher Johnson, Secure World Foundation, USA – (ResearchGate profile)
Joan Johnson-Freese, Naval War College, USA
Tarik Kaya, Carleton University, Canada
David Kendall, Canadian Space Agency – CSA (retired), Canada
Otto Koudelka, Technical University Graz, Austria
Ofer Lapid, Israel
Rene Laufer, Baylor University, USA
John Logsdon, Space Policy Institute, George Washington University (retired), USA
Ruth McAvinia, ATG Europe, The Netherlands
Christopher McKay, NASA Ames Research Center, USA
Bernd Madauss, Project Management Team Madauss, Germany
Gary Martin, International Space University, USA
Joshua V. Nelson, USA
Barnaby Osborne, European Space Agency, UK
Norah Patten, Irish Centre for Composites Research, Ireland
Walter Peeters, International Space University, France
Joseph Pellegrino, One Web, USA
Maria Antonietta Perino, Thales Alenia Space, Italy
Christian Sallaberger, Canadensys Aerospace, Canada
Noel Siemon, Australia
Michael Simpson, International Space University (retired), USA
Robert Shishko, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, USA
François Spiero, CNES, France
Geoffrey Steeves, University of Victoria, Canada
Lucy Stojak, HEC Montreal, Canada
Chris Stott, ManSat LLC, Isle of Man
Danijela Stupar, International Space University, France
Gongling Sun, International Space University, France
Su-Yin Tan, University of Waterloo, Canada
Taiwo Tejumola, International Space University, France
Diego Urbina, Space Applications Services, Belgium
Alain Wagner, Airbus Defence and Space, France
Chris Welch, International Space University, France
Ray Williamson, Secure World Foundation (retired), USA
Pete S Worden, Breakthrough Foundation, USA
Virginia Wötring, International Space University, France
Soyeon Yi, Korean Astronaut, Republic of Korea
Kazuya Yoshida, Tohoku University, Japan
Vasilis Zervos, International Space University, France
Olga Zhdanovich, MODIS, Netherlands

Adjunct Faculty

Andrew Aldrin, Florida Institute of Technology, USA
Heather Allaway, Texas A&M University, USA
Audrey Allison, The Boeing Company, USA
Julio Aprea, European Space Agency – ESA, France
Jacques Arnould, CNES – Headquarters, France
Farhan Asrar, McMaster University and University of Toronto, Canada
Merryl Azriel, Salient CRGT Inc. , USA
Jaime Babb, Canada
Melissa Battler, Mission Control Space Services, Canada
Nelly Ben Hayoun, Nelly Ben Hayoun Studio Ltd, UK
Jon Bergstrom (+), Bergstrom Learning Center, USA
David Bruce, University of South Australia (UniSA)
Francis Chizea, National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA), Nigeria
Eric Choi, AeroScribe Consulting, Canada
Philippe Clerc, CNES, France
Jacob Cohen, NASA Ames Research Center, USA
Ana Diaz, Texas A&M University, USA
Kim Ellis, International Earth & Space Technology Pty Ltd, Australia
Stuart Eves, SJE Space Ltd, UK
Andre Farand, Institut du droit de l’espace et des télécommunications – IDEST, France
Barbara Imhoff, LIQUIFER Systems Group, Austria
Tricia L. Larose, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
Kris Lehnhardt, Baylor College of Medicine and NASA, USA
Zhuoyan Lu, China
Peter Martinez, Secure World Foundation, USA
Tanja Masson-Zwaan, International Institute of Air and Space Law at Leiden University, The Netherlands.
Wallace John McDonald, University of Alberta, Canada
Ioannis Michaloudis, Institute of Nanoscience and Nanomaterials, Greece
Michaela Musilova, International Moonbase Alliance (IMA), Hawaï, USA
Paolo Nespoli, European Space Agency – ESA (retired), Italy
Cory Newman, CAE, Canada
Andrée-Anne Parent, University of Quebec in Rimouski, Canada
Robert Parkinson, Astrium Ltd. (retired), UK
Ewan Reid, Mission Control Space Services Inc., Canada
Daniel Rockberger, NSLComm, Israel
Nahum Romer Zamora, KOSMICA Institute – Nahum Studio, Germany
Claude Rousseau, Northern Sky Research, France
Kai-Uwe Schrogl, International Institute of Space Law – IISL, France
Niamh Shaw, Ireland
Erin Telley (Tranfield), Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência, Portugal
Madhu Thangavelu, University of Southern California, USA
Remco Timmermans, Seventy Media, UK
Robert Thirsk, Canadian Space Agency – CSA (retired), Canada

Associate Faculty

Sheila Bailey, NASA Glenn Research Center, USA
Phillipe Berthe, European Space Agency – ESA, The Netherlands
Isabelle Bouvet, Airbus, France
Milan Cermack, Switzerland
Hansjörg Dittus, German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany
Stacey Falzarano (Solomone), Chandah Space Technologies, USA
Arthur Guest, TreoScope Technologies, USA
Ozgur Gurtuna, Turquoise Technology Solutions Inc., Canada
Douglas Hamilton, KRUG Life Sciences, USA
Wiley Larson, Stevens Institute of Technology, USA
William Marshall, Cosmogia Inc., USA
David Miller, University of Oklahoma, USA
Todd Mosher, Amazon, USA
Annelie Schoenmaker, W.L. GORE & associates, Spain
Isabelle Scholl, Intitute for Astronomy – University of Hawaii, USA
Alexandra Seneta, Department of Industry & Science, Australian Government, Australia

Faculty Emeritae

Oleg Atkov, Russian Medical Academy of Continuous Professional Education, Russia
Alberto Behar (+), NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, USA
Victor Bensimhon, Faculty Emeritus, SNECMA/SEP, France (retired)
Michel Bousquet, Faculty Emeritus, Institut Supérieur de l’Aéronautique et de l’Espace (ISAE), France
James Burke, Faculty Emeritus, Caltech (retired), USA
Gilles Clément, Faculty Emeritus, Lyon Neuroscience Research Center, France
James Dator, Faculty Emeritus, University of Hawaii, USA (retired)
John Farrow, Professor Emeritus, International Space University, France (retired)
Giovanni Fazio, Faculty Emeritus, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, USA
Ben Finney (+), University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA
Yoshinori Fujimori, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency – JAXA, Japan
Henry Hertzfeld, George Washington University, USA
Ram Jakhu, Faculty Emeritus, McGill University, Canada
Valdimir Lytkin, Kaluga State University, Institute of Social Relations, Russia
Scott Madry, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
Mikhail Marov, Faculty Emeritus, Vernadsky Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
Gregg Maryniak, Faculty Emeritus, X Prize, USA
Wendell Mendell, Faculty Emeritus, NASA Johnson Space Center (retired), USA
Yoshiki Morino, Waseda University, Japan (retired)
Chiaki Mukaï, JAXA, Tokyo University of Science, Japan
Junjiro Nakahara, Faculty Emeritus, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency – JAXA (retired), Japan
Michael J. Rycroft, Faculty Emeritus, Cambridge Atmospheric (CAESAR) Consultancy, UK
Didier Schmitt, European Space Agency – ESA, The Netherlands
Hideto Suzuki, Faculty Emeritus, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency – JAXA (retired), Japan
Nikolai Tolyarenko (+), Professor Emeritus, International Space University, France
Paul Henry Tuinder, European Commission, Belgium

Dean Emeritae

François Becker, Dean Emeritus, International Space University, France
Siamak Khorram, Berkeley University, USA
Joseph Pelton, Dean Emeritus, International Association for the Advancement of Space Safety (IAASS), USA

(+): Deceased

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