Jacob Lustig-Yaeger Earns Dual-Title PhD in Astronomy & Astrobiology

Jacob Lustig-Yaeger (Astronomy) successfully defended his dissertation on Wednesday July 15th via Zoom! Please join the Astrobiology Program in congratulating Jake for his momentous achievement!

Jake has accepted a Postdoctoral fellowship with the Applied Physics Laboratory at John Hopkins University working with Kathleen Mandt, Kevin Stevenson, and Noam Izenberg focusing on comparative planetology using exoplanet and solar system planetary science. Jake will also be working with the Dragonfly team on their recently announced mission to Saturn’s moon Titan!