Bio


Melanie Ester is Stanford Biodesign's Course Manager and Academic Projects Coordinator. She actively manages all logistics for the Stanford Biodesign core course offerings. She is the primary point of contact for all student inquiries and manages student information on behalf of the faculty and the university. She also participates in course redesign activities to take action on top priority improvement opportunities. Melanie monitors student enrollment trends, adjust course marketing plans to attract desired student types, and tracks results.

Current Role at Stanford


Course Manager and Academic Projects Coordinator, Stanford Biodesign

Education & Certifications


  • M.Ed, University of Texas at Arlington (2016)
  • BA, Texas A&M University (2005)