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Meet: Ken Jezek

Professor at The Ohio State University


Who I am and What I do:
I am a Professor at The Ohio State University.  I collaborate with other NASA scientists.

How did you first become interested in this profession?  
I became interested through the efforts of my high school science teachers.

Career Journey
I received a B.S. degree in physics from the University of Illinois and advanced degrees in geophysics from the University of Wisconsin.

What do I like best about my job? 
The independence to explore interesting ideas.

Advice to kids/students pursuing careers in this area: 
Strive to work on problems you think are important.  Strive to work with people you like.

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Last Updated: May 2005
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