Madeleine Chang

Space Junior Fellow, Think Tank Track

Madeleine Chang is doing a think tank fellowship with the Aerospace Security Project at the Center for Strategic and International Studies.


Previously, she worked at Lockheed Martin as a satellite software engineer within the National Security Space business area. In the past, Madeleine has worked in liquidity risk management at Goldman Sachs and galaxy evolution research at the American Museum of Natural History. Her research interests include de-escalation and deterrence, norm-setting, and public international law. Outside work, she leads the Space Futures Initiative, a 501c(3) research nonprofit for long-term space governance, and publishes, a space law comic blog. Madeleine holds a Master of Engineering Management and a dual BA in Computer Science and Astronomy from Cornell University.