Nia Imara is a John Harvard Distinguished Science Fellow at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. She received her PhD in astrophysics from UC Berkeley and her BA from Kenyon College. 

Nia’s research involves studying the structure and evolution of stellar nurseries in both the Milky Way Galaxy and other galaxies.  Her research bridges local and extragalactic star formation, as well as star formation in the cosmological context.

Nia works with the Banneker Institute at Harvard, and she is a member of the Breakthrough Starshot research team.

Nia Imara, PhD
John Harvard Distinguished Science Fellow
nimara ~at~
60 Garden St.
Cambridge, MA 02138