Dr. Jaydeep Mukherjee


Dr. Mukherjee is the Director of the Florida Space Grant Consortium, University of Central Florida.

As the Director of FSGC, Dr. Mukherjee works with his colleagues in Florida universities and space organizations to develop new, exciting opportunities for the recipients of the FSGC grants, fellowships, and scholarships.

Mrs. Lori DeSouza

Program Manager

Mrs. Lori DeSouza is the Program Manager for the NASA Florida Space Grant Consortium (FSGC) at the Florida Space Institute. Her duties include recruiting students who demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in science, mathematics, engineering and technology via e-mails and other marketing collateral pieces, create and coordinate agendas, spreadsheets, and organize and schedule travel arrangements for department sponsored events, and providing administrative support.

Prior to joining FSGC, Ms. DeSouza was an Educational/Informational Specialist for the Educators Resource Center at the Kennedy Space Center.

Phone: 407-823-6324
Fax: 407-823-6359

Ms. Claire Castillo

Communications Coordinator


Ms. Castillo is responsible for updating FSGC’s social media accounts and for communicating with FSGC  awardees to help keep the FSGC website updated with relevant information.

Phone: 407-823-6170

Mr. Harold Donald

Technical Advisor





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