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Mr. David Syndergaard

Full-Time Instructor, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math

Education

M.S. in Industrial Engineering
New Mexico State University

Research Interests

Space operations, exploration and research

Positions Held

2003 - 2012
National Security Space Institute
Space Science and Operations Instructor
1985 - 2000
Various, including Air Force Space Command
Development Engineer

Presentations

The APUS Observatory: Engaging Students in Meaningful Astronomical Research

Dupont Summit
December 1, 2017

Media Contributions

The Need for Space Systems Engineering

The Need for Space Systems Engineering
2014
Social Media - Blog

Certifications and Licensure

March 2014
Satellite Took Kit (STK) Certified
Analytical Graphics, Inc. (AGI)

Awards & Honors

June 28, 2019
Outstanding Leadership
APUS
Students for the Exploration and Development of Space (SEDS)
June 27, 2018
Outstanding Leadership
APUS
Students for the Exploration and Development of Space
January 15, 2008
Chennault Award 2007
National Security Space Institute
Instructor of the Year (Contractor category)