Amanda Smith Hackler
Houston, TX 77058
Amanda Hackler is currently the Education and Public Engagement Manager at the Lunar and Planetary Institute (LPI) in Houston, Texas. Previously, she served as the Head of Career Development and Outreach for the National Space Biomedical Research Institute (NSBRI) and was an Assistant Professor in Baylor College of Medicine’s Center for Space Medicine and School of Allied Health Sciences. Additionally, she supported NASA's Human Research Program as the Senior Education Project Scientist. Amanda received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees at Texas Tech University, and graduated from the University of Alabama with her doctorate in higher education. She’s also a graduate of Harvard University’s Management Development Program.