Jo Bovy is an assistant professor and Canada Research Chair in galactic astrophysics in the astronomy and astrophysics department at the University of Toronto and a consultant with CCA’s statistical astronomy group. Currently, his research is mostly focused on understanding the dynamical structure, formation and evolution of the Milky Way. Bovy was a Bahcall fellow and long-term member of the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, N.J., after earning a Ph.D. from New York University and masters degrees in mathematics and physics from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in Belgium.
New York University, New York, NY
M.S., Mathematics and Physics
atholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium