SGAC welcomes new team members!

SGAC is proud to announce the following appointments to our team.

  • Farah Diya Yasmine – HR Recruitment Lead
  • Sheida Goudarzi  – HR Recruitment Team Member
  • Purvika Mittal – HR Recruitment Team Member
  • Nashide Pelin Kurtaran – HR Co-Coordinator

If you are interested in being part of the SGAC Team, you can find the latest vacancies here.

Farah Diya Yasmine

HR Recruitment Lead

Farah Diya Yasmine is a Madurese Indonesian bachelor of law from Universitas Trunojoyo Madura. In the space sector, she is interested in lunar exploration and space debris management within a legal framework. 

Farah has been an active member of the Human Resources Recruitment Team of SGAC for almost two years. Until now, she has handled around 28 project application packages. Further, she established Farah Law School in July 2023 to familiarize local students with space law.

Apart from space, Farah has participated in more than 50 local and global youth events, including being an official youth delegation of Indonesia at the 2023 Global Youth Summit in Seoul, South Korea. She also loves painting and learning new skills.

Sheida Goudarzi 

HR Recruitment Team Member

Sheida Goudarzi is an industrial engineering student who is interested in space. She is managing editor at Espash Space Research Office and works in the field of news and space content.

Sheida was Vice President at Scientific Association of Industrial Engineering of Alzahra University and has Conducted scientific and educational visits to factories and companies. In addition She was Exhibitor at Gonbad Mina Planetarium in Science Promotion Exhibition. She has participated in NASA space apps challenge 2023 as the team leader. her publication “Evaluating different cementitious mortars for building on the Moon using multi-criteria decision-making analysis” in under preparation.

As an industrial engineering student, she has worked on Locating an automobile factory using multi-criteria decision making and also Redesign of a glass fiber factory.

Purvika Mittal 

HR Recruitment Team Member

Purvika Mittal is an Aerospace and Astrodynamics Engineer with a passion for space, satellite control, navigation, and mission design analysis, and space exploration. An enthusiast who understands the worth of opportunity and when to seize it. An avid learner with skills including research, modeling software, simulation software, and leadership.

Believes “In future space exploration would not be limited to the professionals but also to the amateur Passionist.”

Nashide Pelin Kurtaran 

HR Co-Coordinator

Nashide Pelin Kurtaran is a dynamic and results-oriented professional with a background in Space Law and a Bachelor’s degree in Politics and International Relations. HR team member at the SGAC, Nashide has demonstrated a proven track record of coordinating recruitment efforts, organising interviews, and managing volunteer databases within the space industry. Her skill set encompasses communication, networking, and collaboration, highlighted through her participation as a delegate at the 63rd UN COPUOS Session and various university roles, including Mentor, Course Representative, Student Ambassador, and Co-founder/Vice-President of the International Politics Society.

Nashide’s educational journey includes pursuing an LLM in Space Law at Northumbria University, where she explored interdisciplinary subjects such as Intellectual Property Rights, Cyberlaw, Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, and Telecommunications Law. This comprehensive approach equips her with a nuanced understanding of Space Law’s intersections with emerging technologies, ensuring she is well-versed in navigating complex legal landscapes.