Niki Kissinger

Niki Kissinger
Aerospace Engineer for the Federal Aviation Administration

Niki Kissinger certifies fixed-wing and rotorcraft aircraft as an Aerospace Engineer for the Federal Aviation Administration. She also serves part-time as an officer in the U.S. Air Force Reserves as an Acquisitions Manager. In her career, Niki has led a variety of diverse and geographically-separated technical teams to launch rockets, sustain a command & control system, and support a $7B satellite program. Further, she has instructed on a variety of topics for both military and civilian organizations. Niki was also hand-selected to represent the Air Force as a visiting Assistant Associate Professor in the Social Sciences Department at the University of California in Los Angeles. Further, Niki is a currently in her 3rd year as a doctoral candidate at the University of Dallas in Texas with an expected graduation date of December 2017.

Education

United States Air Force Academy / B.S., Systems Engineering

University of Central Florida / M.A., Business Administration

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News

Class of 2023 Plants Roots in Irving

Today the University of Dallas community welcomed the Class of 2023 during Fall Move-In Day. With the help of student volunteers, faculty and staff, 437 incoming freshmen officially began college life at their new home in Irving.

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Meet the Class of 2023: Incoming Drama Major Will Direct, Write

Aspiring drama (and perhaps also English) major Klemens Raab, BA '23, has been hanging around UD his whole life, since he only lives about a mile away from the university's Irving campus, and his parents (Klemens, BA '00 MA '06, and Gina (LeBaron), BA '99) are both alumni. He's already experienced the Rome campus, too, having participated in the summer High School Rome Program Shakespeare in Italy last year.

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Alumna Joins UD Board of Trustees

The University of Dallas Board of Trustees has added another alumna to its ranks: Mary Devlin Capizzi, BA '88 MBA '89, a one-time Spanish major who is now a partner at Drinker, Biddle & Reath, LLP, a national, full-service law firm founded in Philadelphia in 1849.

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