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- Part-time Professor
Ph.D., M.Sc., M.Phil, astrophysics: Cambridge University & International School for Advanced Studies, Trieste, Italy
B.A. cum laude (and with Honors), physics: University of Colorado, Boulder
Joe Pesce is an Astrophysicist primarily interested in the external environments of the galaxies hosting supermassive black holes. Dr. Pesce is a Program Director in the Division of Astronomical Sciences, National Science Foundation, a Part-time Professor at George Mason University; and a Visiting Professor at the University of Colorado, Boulder. He is an expert in critical & creative thinking, analytic methodology, STEM issues, interdisciplinary research, and leadership issues. He is a Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society. Dr. Pesce’s other interests include interspecies communication, non-human intelligence, and psychology, art, history, Star Trek, and all things British!
General Ed Astronomy courses
Astrophysicist Joseph Pesce discusses significance of first-ever black hole photo
Dr. Pesce is interviewed on Rising with Krystal & Buck on Hill.TV