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2019 - Present
Current Position

Associate Vice President for Strategic Information Initiatives and Technology at the University of Houston Clear Lake

1992 - 2016
Former Position

Chief Principal Engineer for the Virtual Reality Laboratory, an Astronaut Training Facility at NASA Johnson Space Center

Human Spaceflight Training

Miralles has a record helping support space training for most of the Space Shuttle and all Space Station program missions

2000 - 2016
Flight Software

Designed and co-wrote the ‘state-of-the-art’ flight software ‘Dynamic Onboard Ubiquitous Graphics’ (DOUG), a unique Virtual Reality ready training tool use to prepare astronauts for every Space Shuttle and International Space Station mission since 2000. 

Silver Snoopy Award

Earned the Space Flight Award, also known as ‘Silver Snoopy Award’ which is the astronauts own award for outstanding performance, contributing to flight safety and mission success.

1992 - 2016
NASA Awards

Earned multiple NASA’s Outstanding Flight Software and Team Awards

BBC Top 100

Named One of BBC’s ‘Top 100 Inspirational Women in the World’ for 2016

Distinguish Alumna Award

Honored with the academic ‘Distinguish Alumna Award’ from the University of Houston Clear Lake

CNET Top 20

Named CNET’s ‘Top 20 Most Influential Hispanics in Technology’ for 2015 and 2016