Get to know the incredibly talented and diverse senior staff members of The Intergalactic Astronomical Union!
Our leadership comes from all across the bubble, from different walks of life.
Some come from Federation systems, some hail from Imperial systems, and some hail from from Independent systems.
Click on the link at the top of each bio, and you'll be directed to the personal "Inara" page of each senior staff member.
You can also contact us through the IGAU Discord: https://discord.gg/2Qq37xt
Ph.D, Astrophysics (Federal Science and Flight Academy, 3305)
Area(s) of expertise: Radio Astronomy, Exobiology, Theoretical Cosmology
Python, Krait Phantom, Fer-de-lance, Imperial Courier
Hobbies / Likes: Antique radio restoration, Earth "Hot Dogs", Hawaii Atoll
Ph.D, Astrophysics (Federal Science and Flight Academy, 3303)
Area(s) of expertise: Galaxies and Cosmology, Stellar Evolution
Publications: Spectral Class Distribution of Galactic Phenomena
Ship(s): Anaconda, Krait MK II, Krait Phantom, Python, Fer-De-Lance, Imperial Courier
Hobbies / Likes: Swimming, Kamitra Cigars, Centauri Mega Gin, Eranin Pearl Whisky
Dislikes: Warm beer, pirates, and bureaucrats
Area(s) of expertise: Stellar cartography
Ships(s): Imperial Courier, Imperial Clipper, Imperial Cutter, Anaconda, DBX, DBS, Vulture, Krait Phantom, Krait Mk II, Mamba, FdL, Viper Mk III, Viper Mk IV, Imperial Eagle, Eagle, Dolphin, Orca, Beluga Liner, Asp Scout, Asp Explorer, Cobra Mk III, Cobra Mk IV, Alliance Challenger, Type-6 Transporter, Type-10 Defender
Likes: Earth-like worlds, Photography, Goman Yaupon Coffee, CD-75 Kitten Brand Coffee
Dislikes: Terraforming, Federation, Bad Coffee
M.Sc, Biology (Argent Academy, Garden City, 3293)
Area(s) of expertise: Exobotany/Exozoology, Geology
Ship(s): Beluga Liner, Asp Explorer, Imperial Eagle, Sidewinder
Hobbies / Likes: Gardening, Hiking, History, Coffee
Dislikes: Terraforming, Imperials, Bad Coffee
M.Sc, Economic Engineering (Imperial Engineering University, Achenar)
Areas(s) of expertise: Economics / Trade / Exploration
Ships(s): Anaconda, Type-7, Diamondback Explorer, Sidewinder
Hobbies / Likes: Photography, Hiking, Exploration, Books, Honesty
Dislikes: Corruption, Lies, Dishonesty, Aggression
M.Sc, Astrophysics (John Conway School of Applied Mathematics, LTT 4961)
Area(s) of expertise: Orbital Mechanics, Trade, Filtered Spectrum Scanning
Ship(s): Krait Phantom, Cobra Mk.III
Hobbies/Likes: Life, Honesty, Profits, Exploration, Cool-Looking Ships
Dislikes: All Coffee, Licorice, Imperials, Crashing into Celestial Bodies by Mistake, Politics
Area(s) of expertise: "A jack of all trades, a master of none"
Ship(s): Asp Explorer, Python, Type-7, Anaconda, Sidewinder
Hobbies/Likes: Follower of 'The Way', Good Coffee, Good Cheese
Dislikes: Religion, Licorice, Iced Tea, Crash landing onto remote Hi-G planets,