Dougal Maclise is the current manager of the Commercial Reusable Suborbital Research (CRuSR) Program. He also leads the ISHM Technology Maturation Group within the Intelligent Systems Division at Ames Research Center. He has a Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Masters degree in BioMedical Engineering. Over the nineteen years that he has worked at NASA, he has managed a wide variety of projects such as physiology experiment payloads for the Shuttle, the consolidation of seven resource tracking databases, a real-time imaging payload for the Solar-Powered Pathfinder UAV and the development of the Advanced Diagnostics and Prognostics Testbed. For the last five years he has focused on the systems engineering and application aspects of Integrated Systems Health Management while working on the Second Generation Reusable Launch Vehicle, Orbital Space Plane and the Constellation vehicles -- the Ares I and V rockets, the Orion crew vehicle and Altair lunar lander.
Manager, Commercial Reusable Suborbital Research Program, NASA