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Past Member

Jo Bovy

John N. Bahcall Fellow; additional funding provided by the W. M. Keck Foundation Fund

Affiliation

Natural Sciences

Field of Study

Cosmology, Astrophysics

Home Institution

University of Toronto
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Jo Bovy works on various topics in astrophysics and cosmology. He is particularly interested in the formation and evolution of galaxies. While at the Institute, he will study the dynamics and structure of the Milky Way.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Natural Sciences

Degrees

New York University
Ph.D.
2011

Honors

2019
Helen B. Warner Prize for Astronomy, American Astronomical Society
2019
Vera Rubin Early Career Prize, Division on Dynamical Astronomy (AAS)

Appointments

University of Toronto
2020
Associate Professor
University of Toronto
2015–2020
Assistant Professor