John joined the Open University in 2000 from the University of Kent. He have over 30 years experience of space research spanning a number of space missions, including sounding rockets, Earth-orbiting missions and interplanetary flights.
He is a member of the Planetary and Space Sciences Research Institute (PSSRI), which itself is a part of the Centre for Earth, Planetary, Space & Astronomical Research (CEPSAR) of which he is the Director.
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