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Education

2009 – Current

2005 – 2009

2001 – 2005

Alaska Pacific University – Current GPA 3.90

  • B.s in Earth Science
  • B.a in Outdoor Studies
  • Concentration in Snow Science
  • Minor in Mathematics

Ornamental Ironworkers Local 580 – New York City

  • Specialized in High end finished work
  • 512 hours in class training during 3 year apprenticeship

Aviation High School – New York City

  • 5 year FAA approved program for aircraft maintenance
  • Comprehensive mechanical repair and fabrication training

 

Work History

  • Math, Statistics, and Physics Tutor, Alaska Pacific University, AK, September 2013 – Current
  • Assistant Instructor, Alaska Avalanche School, AK, September 2012 – Current
  • Website Administrator, Alaska Avalanche School, AK, September 2011 – Current
  • Climbing Wall Technician, Alaska Pacific University, AK, September 2011- April 2013
  • Intern, Alaska Avalanche School, AK, September 2011 – April 2012
  • Climbing Guide, Matanuska Glacier Adventures, AK, Summer 2011
  • Journeyman Ironworker, Ornamental Erectors INC, NY, 2009-2010
  • Apprentice Ironworker, Ornamental Installation Specialists, NY, 2006-2009

 

Publications

2012

Candela S. Latosuo E. Multiple linear regression modeling and the correlation between surface area, snow density and burial depth of improvised snow protection. – Proceedings: 2012 International Snow Science Workshop, Anchorage Alaska p. 650-656

Permanent address: http://arc.lib.montana.edu/snow-science/objects/issw-2012-650-656.pdf

Poster Presentations

2014

2012

Candela S, Loso MG, O’Neel S. Small-scale variability of snow depth on Taku Glacier, AK using ground-penetrating radar. Poster presented at Alaska Space Grant and NASA EPSCoR Education and Research Symposium, Juneau Alaska, April 24, 2014.
View Poster.

Candela S. Water Bottles and Snowshoes: Are they viable as snow protection? Poster presented at International Snow Science Workshop, Anchorage Alaska, September 2012.
View Poster.

Oral Presentations

2014

2013

2013

Exploration Expo – Explorer’s Club, Manhattan, NY

JIRP Research presentation – Atlin Community Center, Atlin, BC

JIRP Research presentation – Mendenhall Visitor Center, Juneau, AK

Honors and Awards

  • Alaska Space Grant Program Award – 2013/2014 School year
  • GSA ExxonMobil Field Camp Scholar Award – Spring 2013
  • Tom Taylor Memorial scholarship – Awarded 2012, 2013
  • President’s Forum Academic Achievement Scholarship – 2013
  • President’s Forum Travel Scholarship – Spring 2013
  • Dean’s List – Alaska Pacific University – Spring 2011, Fall 2011, Spring 2012, Fall 2012, Spring 2013, Fall 2013, Spring 2014
  • “Best in Show” Undergraduate Scientific Poster Presentations – Alaska Pacific University – Spring 2012

Assistantships and Teaching Opportunities

  • Assistantship – Advanced Statistics, Roman Dial Spring 2014
  • Assistantship – Intro to Geographical Information Systems, Jason Geck Spring 2013
  • Assistantship – Applied Statistics for Environmental Scientists, Roman Dial Fall 2012

Memberships

  • American Geophysical Union
  • International Glaciological Society
  • Geological Society of America

 

Coming Soon

Coming Soon

This page documents any place me or my work has been mentioned.

LinkTV Episode made my Jeff Barbee and Mira Dutschke from Allianceearth.org about the Juneau Icefield Research Program and the climate science that happens there. In part 2 starting at 3:45 is a speaking interview with me, about my research on the ice field using Ground-penetrating radar.

http://www.linktv.org/video/9021/juneau-icefield-expedition

http://www.linktv.org/video/9077/juneau-icefield-expedition-ii

http://www.linktv.org/video/9281/climate-science-in-action

http://www.alaskapacific.edu/blog/salvatore-candela-non-traditional-student/

http://juneauicefield.com/blog/2013/7/14/taku-terminus-survey

http://juneauicefield.com/blog/2013/7/29/dr-p-jay-fleisher-scientist-professor-mentor-jirper

http://www.flipsnack.com/alaskapacific/fh321ss5

http://www.alaskapacific.edu/blog/snow-shoe-pretzels/

http://www.alaskapacific.edu/blog/apu-on-the-web-candela-explains-icefield-study-for-linktv-viewers/

http://constructionskills.org/newsletter/2009spring/candela.html

 

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