Brooke Owens Fellow, Class of 2017
Harvard University, Earth and Planetary Sciences, ‘17
Host Institution: Bryce Space and Technology
Mentor: Beth Robinson
Caroline Juang received her A.B. with Earth and Planetary Sciences from Harvard University. She is an earth scientist with a keen interest in space, drawn into the space sector after an internship at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) just before starting college.
At Harvard, Caroline completed a senior thesis titled "A Model of 25 Years of Carbon Exchange and its Factors in the Harvard Forest". She was active in the environmental and arts spheres on campus, holding leadership positions in the Harvard Environmental Action Committee and the Harvard College Crunch Magazine. Caroline was also a member of the Harvard Asian American Dance Troupe and the Signet Society. She previously completed internships at NASA GSFC; the Space Studies Board of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine; the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum; the Harvard Forest; and the Joint US-China Collaboration on Clean Energy.
As a Brooke Owens Fellow, Caroline worked at Bryce Space and Technology, conducting and presenting research on SmallSat market trends, which was published as "Smallsats by the Numbers 2018". She also assisted the Business Development team with proposals, research, and the 2017 Start-Up Space report.
Currently, Caroline works as a Landslide Citizen Science Project Coordinator at NASA GSFC. She manages all aspects of Landslide Reporter (https://landslides.nasa.gov) including spatial analysis, data input and validation, website curation, branding, outreach, and publication writing. On the side, she continues to volunteer for the Brooke Owens Fellowship.