March David Baumann Spaceport Lecture

Event Date:

Thursday, March 2nd

7:00pm - 8:00pm (CST)

Keck Hall Rm. 100

Reception: Valhalla, 6 PM


Link To Lecture:



Mr. David Baumann is the Director of NASA's Human Research Program (HRP). HR is responsible for mitigating the effects of the space environment on the health and performance of crewmembers aboard current and future space flight exploration missions. Mr. Baumann has been with NASA since 1994 and has focused his career on Science Program Management at the Johnson Space Center and NASA Headquarters. From 2019 to 2020, Mr. Baumann served as the Chief Health and Performance Officer for the Human Landing System Program, which will return humans to moon. Mr. Baumann earned a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering from Valparaiso University.