Dr. Marla Geha
Marla Geha is a professor and astrophysicist at Yale University. She obtained her B.S. in Applied and Engineering Physics from Cornell University in 1995 and her PhD in Astrophysics from University of California Santa Cruz in 2003.
Geha utilizes the world's largest telescopes to study the smallest galaxies in the Universe. Geha's science has been featured in many popular articles in publications including Time Magazine, CNN, The Daily Mail and the John F. Kennedy Legacy Gallery. She has received various honors including Popular Science magazine's ``Brilliant 10" young scientists (2009), an Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow (2010), and a John S. Guggenheim Fellowship (2015).