In the past 3 months, five people have joined the EERC. We welcome them to the team!
Alyssa was hired as a Research Manager, working with the Exploratory Research/IP/Tech Commercialization group. Prior to joining the EERC, Alyssa was an Assistant Staff Scientist for Terracon Consulting. She is originally from Coon Rapids, Minnesota, and enjoys cooking, reading, traveling, and spoiling her cat.
Assistant Director for Budgeting and Finance
Dawn was hired as an Assistant Director for Budgeting and Finance, working with the Business and Finance group. Prior to coming to the EERC, Dawn was the Director of Finance at the UND School of Medicine. Before that, she was the Associate Director of Finance at the UND School of Aerospace and has been working with the University for the past 16 years. Dawn is originally from Grand Forks, North Dakota. When not at work, Dawn and her husband enjoy traveling around the country.
Kyle recently started a full-time position as a Geophysicist after working at the EERC as a temporary Geophysicist since late June. Before coming to the EERC, Kyle worked as a Retail Trading Specialist for Ameritrade. He was also a Geophysicist for Chesapeake Energy for some time. Kyle is originally from Bridgeport, Texas, and enjoys riding his bicycle, hiking, spending time with his family, and brewing.
Postdoc Research Associate
Majid has been hired as a Postdoc Research Associate working with the Energy Systems Development group. Prior to joining the EERC, he was working in France at G2Elab as a Postdoc Researcher. Majid is originally from Iran and enjoys soccer, futsal, and chess.
Nidhal was hired as a Research Scientist, working with the Analytical Solutions group, but has been working as a Graduate Research Scientist at the EERC for the past 2 years. Nidhal is originally from Tunisia and loves playing soccer, table tennis and fishing.