Software Engineer, Internshala
And - Citizen Scientist, NASA
You go girl!
WHAT DO YOU DO?
I do lots of coding at Internshala and as a Citizen Scientist I find interstellar particles at NASA.
WHY DID YOU CHOOSE THIS FIELD?
I loved science and technology since I was a little girl. I love to code and study astronomy! I have a professional job as a software engineer 👩🏻💻 and for my hobby which is astronomy I am a research volunteer at NASA. I recently bought a telescope 🔭 too!
WHAT DO YOU LOOK AT & THINK, "I WISH YOUNGER ME WOULD HAVE KNOWN THIS WAS POSSIBLE?"
I wish if I knew that I can be a citizen scientist at NASA very easily!
WHY DO YOU LOVE WORKING IN STEM?
Hustle. Always learning more and more in STEM!
BEST ADVICE FOR NEXT GENERATION?
I would say “You go girl!”
INSPO / FUN FACT
If you’re offered a seat on a rocketship, don’t ask what seat. Just go on!