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Chuck Wood

Charles A. "Chuck" Wood is executive director of the Center for Educational Technologies® and NASA-sponsored Classroom of the Future.

2005-presentExecutive director, Center for Educational Technologies and NASA-sponsored Classroom of the Future, Wheeling Jesuit University, Wheeling, WV
2004-presentSenior scientist, Planetary Science Institute, Tucson, AZ
2001-2003Director of education, Columbia University—Biosphere 2, Oracle, AZ
1991-2000Director, North Dakota Space Grant & NASA EPSCoR programs, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND
1990-2000Chester Fritz Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Space Studies, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND
1985-1989Chief, Space Shuttle Earth Observations Office, NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX
1980-1985Space scientist, Experimental Planetology Branch, NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX
1979-1980Senior research associate (Rift Tectonics), National Research Council, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD
1978-1979Smithsonian Research Fellow (Volcanology) Mineral Sciences, Smithsonian Institute, Washington, DC
1975-1978Graduate research assistant (Planetary Geology), Department of Geological Science, Brown University, Providence, RI
1973-1975Assistant professor (Research), Geophysical Observatory, Haile Selassie I University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
1969-1973Graduate research assistant (Planetary Science), Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
1967-1968Volunteer teacher, Peace Corps, Kenya
1962-1966Undergraduate research assistant (Lunar Mapping), Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

1965 B.S. (Astronomy); 1972 M.S. (Geophysics), University of Arizona, Tucson
1977 M.S. (Geology); 1979 Ph.D. (Planetary Geology) Brown University, Providence, RI

Wood, C. A. (2007). The Moon Wiki website.
Wood, C. A. (2005). Chuck Wood's Moon: Compendium of Lunar Science and History         website.
Wood, C. A. (2004). Lunar Photo of the Day website.
Wood, C. A. (2003). The New Moon: A personal view. Cambridge, MA: Sky.
Wood, C. A., & Kienle, J. (1990). Volcanoes of North America: United States and Canada. New York:         Cambridge University Press.
Grieve, R., Wood, C. A., et al. (1988). Astronaut's guide to terrestrial impact craters. Houston: Lunar         and Planetary Institute.

Plus 50 peer-reviewed papers, about 300 total papers, conference publications, abstracts, and oral presentations at national and international meetings. More than 100 monthly lunar columns in Sky & Telescope since 1999.