NASA Director of Heliophysics search completed
JDG and NASA are pleased to announce the selection of Steven W. Clarke as the Director of the Heliophysics Division in the Science Mission Directorate at NASA. Previously, he was the Director of the Joint Agency Satellite Division. In that role, he was responsible for managing reimbursable satellite and instrument development activities performed by NASA for partner agencies. The division’s portfolio includes the Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS), GOES-R, DSCOVR, Jason-3, MetOp/POES, and Polar Free Flyer.
Steve recently supported the Deputy Associate Administrator of the Exploration Systems Development (ESD) Division at NASA Headquarters where he was responsible for developing and operating the exploration architecture for human exploration beyond Earth orbit.
He has a BS degree in engineering and a MS degree in engineering management from the University of Central Florida.