Dr. Jason Best
Professor of Astronomy and Astrophysics
Director, Shepherd University Observatory
I am a Professor in the Institute of Environmental and Physical Sciences
at Shepherd University, and the university's
astrophysicist overseeing the Shepherd University Observatory.
I teach numerous courses in astronomy, physics, and physical science. My primary research areas are the large-scale structure of the Universe, galaxy evolution,
and the history of astronomy/astronomy education.
I currently serve in a number of additional capacities, including: