National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)Director of Science Mission Directorate’s Planetary Science Division

Dr Lori Glaze is the Director of NASA’s Science Mission Directorate’s Planetary Science Division. Before coming to NASA HQ, Dr Glaze served as the chief of the Planetary Geology, Geophysics and Geochemistry Laboratory at Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, MD, and as the Deputy Director of Goddard’s Solar System Exploration Division. Her research interests include physical processes in terrestrial and planetary volcanology, atmospheric transport and diffusion processes, and geologic mass movements. Dr Glaze was a member of the Inner Planets Panel during the 2013 Planetary Science Decadal Survey and had a role on the Executive Committee of NASA’s Venus Exploration Analysis Group (VEXAG) for several years, serving as the group’s Chair from 2013–2017. Dr Glaze was a member of the Planetary Science Subcommittee from 2011 to 2013. Dr Glaze graduated from the University of Texas, Arlington with a BA and MS in Physics and received a PhD in Environmental Science from Lancaster. She also previously worked at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and at Proxemy Research as Vice President and Senior Research Scientist.


The Global Space Exploration Conference 2021

14-18 June 2021

St. Petersburg, Russia


International Astronautical Congress 2020

12-14 October 2020

Cyberspace edition