Rafael is the program manager for the Akamai Internship Program, overseeing program announcement, recruiting, evaluation, and providing support for the mentors, in addition to instructing the communications course. Rafael is also a core member of ISEE’s Professional Development Program instructional team, as a developer, instructor, and consultant. In addition to supporting programs, he is involved in other ISEE projects and initiatives, particularly those aimed at educational development for graduate students and post-docs at UC Santa Cruz. firstname.lastname@example.org
Program and Event Coordinator
Cynthia Nelly Carrion
Cynthia is an ISEE Program Manager and works on the team that runs the Akamai Internship Program. She was an instructor in the Akamai PREP course in 2017, as part of ISEE’s Professional Development Program (PDP), and will build on that experience to serve on the instructional team in coming Akamai programs. Cynthia is involved in managing Akamai in a range of ways, including application and selection, communication, and evaluation of program outcomes. In addition to Akamai, Cynthia is also the program manager for the Workshops for Engineering and Science Transfers (WEST) program at UC Santa Cruz and the new AstroTech Summer School, as well as being a supporting member of ISEE’s Professional Development Program team and other ISEE programs and intiatives.
Information Technology & Management
Akamai Communication Course Instructor
Stacey Sueoka has been involved with the Akamai Program since 2016. She is a former Akamai alumni from Kauai who now works as an optical systems engineer for the Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope. She has primarily served as an instructor for the PREP course and has also supported the mid-point check-ins and final symposia coaching.