Kathleen McIntyre (She/Her)

7th-year grad student

PhD physics – planetary science track
MSc in Space Studies, University of North Dakota
B.S. in Astronomy, University of Florida
B.A. in Physics, University of Florida

Katie analyzes the atmospheres of exoplanets and simulates instruments for new and future exoplanet observatories. She hopes to detect a potentially habitable atmosphere beyond our solar system. She is interested in NASA mission project management and other industry-related careers. In her spare time, she likes to build random things, currently a network of wall shelves for her three cats.