RESEARCH Associate and director FOR the earth and planetary Image facility
Dr. Maman is currently a research associate in the Homeland Security Institute and director for the Earth and Planetary Image Facility (EPIF), at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. Her main research is in the field of remote sensing and GIS technologies, climate change, and the environmental applications of remote sensing and she is an integral part of the research team leading BGUSAT, Israel's first research nanosatellite. Dr. Maman leads a variety of education and public outreach programs for youth promoting Science Technology Engineering Arts and Mathematics (STEAM) subjects using hands-on research activities including a unique all-girl remote sensing international science program called She-Space. In addition, Dr. Maman serves as a UN-Spider expert and is currently the board director of D-mars.