STEM Professional / Scientist Profiles
NASA Chief Scientist
Dr. Waleed Abdalati has been selected as Keynote Speaker for the GLOBE Annual Partner Meeting in Washington D.C. Dr. Abdalati, Director of the Earth Science Observation Center of the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES), is currently serving a two year appointment as NASA Chief Scientist.
Drs. Shuji Yamashita and Tomoyasu Yoshitomi
Currently lead The GLOBE Program in Japan.
The two scientists are colleagues at Tokyo Gakugei University that houses the Field Studies Institute for Environmental Education (FSIFEE).
GLOBE's first Chief Scientist
Dr. Barry Rock, a Professor of Natural Resources and the Environment and the Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans, and Space, University of New Hampshire (UNH) i
GLOBE Country Coordinator Thailand
Dr. Waitayangkoon currently serves as GLOBE Country Coordinator of Thailand.
U.S. Partner Coordinator for Alaska
Dr. Elena Sparrow is a soil microbiologist at the International Arctic Research Center in Fairbanks, Alaska. She is also a GLOBE Master Trainer.
Country Coordinator of the Bahamas
Godfrey Burnside is a meteorologist with the Ministry of Environment, Bahamas. He is also Country Coordinator of GLOBE in the Bahamas.