Working Groups

Working Groups & Leads

  1. Variable Stars: David Ciardi,

  2. Star Clusters: Kevin Covey & Jay Strader,

  3. Magellanic Clouds: Knut Olsen,

  4. Near Field Cosmology: Marla Geha & Carl Grillmair,

  5. The Galactic Bulge: Will Clarkson & Victor Debattista,

  6. The Solar Neighborhood: Adam Burgasser & Todd Henry,

  7. Galactic Structure and ISM: Peregrine McGehee,


Collaboration chairs and Working Group leads are selected in biennial elections.  Only Full Members can participate in elections, as voters and/or as candidates for positions.