Biographies of U.S. Astronauts

Burnham

Deniz Melissa

USA

Deniz Burnham

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Personal data

Birthdate:  01.10.1985
Birthplace:  Incirlik Air Base, Adana, Turky
Marital status:  
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Selection date:  06.12.2021
Selection group:  NASA-23
Position:  PLT
Status:  active

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Additional information

Lieutenant, U.S. Navy, calls Wasilla, Alaska, home. A former intern at NASA's Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley, California, Burnham serves in the U.S. Navy Reserves. She earned a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from the University of California, San Diego, and a master's degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. Burnham is an experienced leader in the energy industry, managing onsite drilling projects throughout North America, including in Alaska, Canada, and Texas.

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Last update on November 12, 2022.

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