Natasha Sadoff

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Natasha Sadoff

  • SR. RESEARCH SCIENTIST
  • 614.975.2008
  • NASA/GSFC
  • Mail Code: 616
  • LANHAM , MD 20706
  • Employer: SCIENCE SYSTEMS AND APPLICATIONS INC
  • Brief Bio

    Ms. Natasha Sadoff is a geographer and social scientist who works at the nexus of environmental management, governance, and earth science. She has twelve years of experience connecting data users and stakeholders to resources to improve decision-making and governance in areas such as climate change adaptation and resilience; energy management; air quality; solid waste management; and other areas. She facilitates stakeholder needs assessments, user engagement, training and outreach, and capacity building/development, particularly in the usage of Earth observations for societal benefit. She is currently serving as the NASA PACE Project Applications Deputy Coordinator.

    Positions/Employment

    6/2021 - Present

    PACE Project Applications Deputy Coordinator

    NASA GSFC;SSAI, Greenbelt, MD
    6/2009 - 6/2021

    Senior Research Scientist

    Battelle Memorial Institute, Columbus, Ohio
    9/2006 - 5/2007

    Research Associate and Teaching Assistant

    University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont

    Education

    M.A., Human Geography - 2015

    The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA

    Advisor: Kendra McSweeney

    Thesis: Hyper-Development, Waste, and Uneven Urban Spaces in Panama City

     

    B.S., Environmental Studies - 2007

    The University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont, USA

    Advisor: Katharine (Kit) Anderson

    Professional Service

    • Nominated member, World Meteorological Organization Study Group on Energy and Climate, 2020-present
    • Co-lead to the Group on Earth Observations Vision for Energy (GEO-VENER) Initiative, 2019-2020

    Awards

    • Battelle Outstanding Performance Awards, various awards made between 2009-2021
    • Battelle Emerging Scientist and Engineers Council, elected member, 2013–2016
    • Rayner Scholarship for Field Work, Ohio State University, 2015
    • Tinker Scholarship for Field Work in Latin America, Ohio State University, 2015
    • Superior Paper Award, Conference of Latin Americanist Geographers, 2014



    Brief Bio

    Ms. Natasha Sadoff is a geographer and social scientist who works at the nexus of environmental management, governance, and earth science. She has twelve years of experience connecting data users and stakeholders to resources to improve decision-making and governance in areas such as climate change adaptation and resilience; energy management; air quality; solid waste management; and other areas. She facilitates stakeholder needs assessments, user engagement, training and outreach, and capacity building/development, particularly in the usage of Earth observations for societal benefit. She is currently serving as the NASA PACE Project Applications Deputy Coordinator.

                                                                                                                                                                                            
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