Biography

Aaron White is an adjunct professor focusing on science education and outreach, with specialties in physics and astronomy. He’s worked as a science communicator at several museums, produced and hosted science videos for Youtube, been a panelist at Comicon, and done science advising for video games. 

His graduate thesis investigated new approaches for teaching undergraduates cosmology, and how to integrate multimedia tools into instruction. Previous projects involved refining our understanding of planets outside the solar system, identifying distant galaxies, and tracking orbital debris high above Earth's atmosphere.

Education
San Francisco State, MS in Physics (Astronomy), 2019
University of Michigan, BS in Astrophysics, 2011
Experience
Adjunct Instructor of Physics and Astronomy, San Francisco State
Science Communicator, California Academy of Sciences
Chief of Operations, Veritasium
Expertise
Astronomy
Physics
Science Communication
Research
Astronomy education
Extrasolar planets