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Jennifer Wiseman


Dr. Jennifer Wiseman is a senior astrophysicist at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, where she serves as the senior project scientist for the Hubble Space Telescope. She previously headed Goddard’s Laboratory for Exoplanets and Stellar Astrophysics. She studies star-forming regions in our galaxy using a variety of tools including radio, optical and infrared telescopes, and co-discovered comet 114P/Wiseman-Skiff as an undergraduate. Dr. Wiseman enjoys giving talks on the excitement of astronomy and scientific discovery and has appeared in many science and news venues including The New York Times, The Washington Post, NOVA, and National Public Radio. She grew up in the Ozark Mountains of rural Arkansas and loves animals, forests, night skies, and exploring nature.

Past Programs Featuring Jennifer Wiseman

Saturday, June 1, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm