NCAR Fellows Association Professional Development: Interviewing in the Private Sector


Alicia Karspeck is a Science-Product Lead and Associate Director of Earth System Prediction at Jupiter Intelligence.  Before working at Jupiter, Alicia was a Project Scientist at NCAR, where she specialized in ocean and coupled global ensemble data assimilation and near-term climate prediction. Alicia is also a co-founder at SK Analytics, a company dedicated to influenza forecasting. Alicia has a B.S/M.S. in Mechanical Engineering and a Ph.D. in Climate, Oceanography, Atmospheric Science from Columbia University. She was a recipient of the NOAA Global Change Postdoctoral Fellowship.

Sarah Woods is a Research Scientist at SPEC, Inc. and specializes in cloud microphysical data collection and analysis from in situ cloud probes onboard numerous aircraft platforms. Before joining SPEC Inc., she received the ASEE Postdoctoral Fellowship for her postdoc at the Naval Research Laboratory in oceanic optics and turbulence. She earned her B.S. in Electrical Engineering and Optoelectronics from Colorado State University and her PhD in Applied Marine Physics from the University of Miami.

Time: 9am-10:30am

Date: Thursday, October 24, 2019

Location: ML WOR Board Room

Format: 20 min. presentation, 45 min. Q&A  


Room Number: 
Walter Orr Roberts Board Room

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Will this event be webcast to the public by NCAR|UCAR?: 
Announcement Timing: 
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 to Thursday, October 24, 2019
Calendar Timing: 
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:30am

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