Piers Sellers
#13153 Overall Influence

Piers Sellers

British astronaut

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Piers John Sellers OBE was a British-American meteorologist, NASA astronaut and Director of the Earth Science Division at NASA/GSFC. He was a veteran of three space shuttle missions. Sellers attended Cranbrook School, Cranbrook, Kent, United Kingdom, until 1973, and achieved a bachelor’s degree in ecological science from the University of Edinburgh in 1976. In 1981 he gained a doctorate in biometeorology from the University of Leeds. In 2011, Sellers retired from the NASA Astronaut Corps.

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University of Maryland
University of Maryland

Public research university in the city of College Park in Prince George's County, Maryland

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University of Leeds
University of Leeds

University in Leeds, United Kingdom

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University of Edinburgh
University of Edinburgh

Public research university in Edinburgh, Scotland

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Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#128 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#4732 World Rank
Biology