Principal Social Scientist, Eisenhower Center for Space and Defense Studies
PhD, Political Science (Science and Technology Policy), Colorado State University, 1999
MA, International Studies (Technology and International Relations), Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1994
BS, Aerospace Engineering Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder, 1987
PROFESSIONAL AND CAREER INFORMATION
2008 - Present, Principal Social Scientist, Eisenhower Center for Space and Defense Studies, and and Editor, Space and Defense, United States Air Force Academy, CO
Present - President and Founder, Astroconsulting International (Space and Defense consulting and education)
Present - Research Associate, Space Policy Institute, George Washington University
Present - Editor, Astropolitics: The International Journal of Space Politics and Policy (Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group)
Present - Editorial Board, Space Policy (Elsevier Science)
2007 - 2008, Associate Director, Eisenhower Center for Space and Defense Studies, United States Air Force Academy.
2007-2008, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, United States Air Force Academy.
2001-2006, Assistant Professor, Department of Space Studies, Aerospace Sciences, University of North Dakota.
2000-2001, Instructor, Department of Mechanical/Aerospace Engineering, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs.
1998-2001, Instructor, Department of Political Science, Colorado State University.
1997-2001, Assistant Director, Center for Engineering and Sciences in Space, Colorado State University.
1997-1998, Research Associate, Policy Studies Institute, Colorado State University.
1995-1998, NASA Graduate Student Fellow, NASA College Space Grant Program.
1995-1997, Graduate Teaching Assistant, Colorado State University.
1993-1994, Research Fellow, Davis Institute for International Relations, Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
1991-1993, Graduate Teaching Assistant, Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
1987-1990, NASA Space Systems Engineer, Lockheed-Martin Astronautics, Denver, Colorado.
1985-1987, Research Assistant, Aerospace Engineering Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder.
“Earth Observation in the United States,” in National Regulation of Space Activities (Springer, forthcoming, 2009).
“Impacts of the Apollo Program on NASA, the Space Community, and Society,” Historical Studies in the Societal Impact of Spaceflight (NASA SP-2007-4802, Government Printing Office, forthcoming, 2008).
“Space Policy Making Process,” in Space and Defense Policy (Routledge, Taylor and Francis, forthcoming, 2008).
“Spacepower and the Environment,” in Spacepower Theory (National Defense University Press, forthcoming, 2008).
Space Politics and Policy: An Evolutionary Perspective (Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2002).
Dynamics of International Space Cooperation: Evaluating Missions for Exploring Space and Protecting the Earth (Ph.D. Dissertation, Colorado State University, 1999).
Space Economics and Business
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