Iryna joined CCA as a Research Analyst in September, 2019. She earned her Ph.D. and Masters in Astronomy from the University of Washington, and her B.S. from CalTech. Iryna won the Blue Waters Allocation Renewal from 2018-2019 and the Hubble Space Telescope Cycle 25 Theory Grant (Funded) from 2017-2018. Previously, Iryna worked as a Research Assistant at SLAC/Stanford. She also worked as a Undergrad Research Fellow at both Caltech and MPIA.