Peter R. McCullough is an Associate Astronomer at the Space Telescope Science Institute. He studies transiting exoplanets. Peter obtained his B.S. in Physics in 1986 from UNC Chapel Hill, his PhD in Astronomy in 1993 from UC Berkeley, was a Hubble postdoctoral fellow at, and also taught at, the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, before moving to STScI in 2002.
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