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Harold Geller


Ambassador Since 2012

Burke, Virginia 22015
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Biographical Information:


Photo of Ambassador Harold Geller Harold Geller is currently an Associate Professor and Observatory Director at George Mason University (GMU). He received doctorate and master's degrees from GMU. He has taught astronomy full-time for the past 11 years after having been an adjunct instructor for 8 years. In 2010, Harold shared in four Telly Awards and in 2009 two Telly Awards for a series of online videos with Astrocast.TV. In 2008, he won the GMU Faculty Member of the Year Award and published a book titled Astrobiology: The Integrated Science. His past achievements include award winning tour guide and lecturer with NASA Goddard Space Flight Center; past President of the Potomac Geophysical Society; developer of two educational multimedia CD-ROMs; faculty at Northern Virginia Community College; doctoral fellow of the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia; and, lecturer/operator at the Einstein Planetarium in the National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution. He has contributed to over 40 publications in education, astrophysics, astrobiology, and biochemistry.


Past events hosted by this Ambassador:

TJ STAR Symposium
Thomas Jefferson High School

NOVAC Newsletter
Northern Virginia Astronomy Club

USA Science and Engineering Festival
Washington DC Convention Center

Magazine Article
Arts and Entertainment Magazine

Thomas Jefferson High School


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