SOAR Staff

SOAR Direction and Administrative Support
Jonathan (Jay) Elias, Astronomer, Director (also
SPARTAN)
Marcela Urquieta, Administrative Assistant
 
SOAR Support Scientists
César Briceño (SAM, Goodman, SOI), Telescope Scientist, CTIO/SOAR Associate Scientist
Sean Points (Goodman and SOI), CTIO/SOAR Associate Scientist
Bruno Quint (Goodman, SAM, SOI, SPARTAN, OSIRIS), SOAR Brazilian Resident Astronomer
Andrei Tokovinin (SAM), CTIO Astronomer

 
SOAR Telescope Operations (TELOPS):
Esteban Parkes, CTIO TelOps Manager, Senior Electronics Engineer
Fabián Collao, SOAR Site Manager, Mechanical Engineer
Eduardo Aguirre, Telescope Mechanic
Mauricio Araya, Telescope Mechanic

Ian Ordenes, Electronics Technician
Manuel Torres, Electronics Technician
Patricio Ugarte, Observer Support
Sergio Pizarro, Observer Support
Juan Espinoza, Assistant Observer
Carlos Corco, Assistant Observer
Rodrigo Hernández,
Floating Assistant Observer
 
SOAR Software Development and Support
Simón Torres, Data Analyst