Courses by Instructor



Scott Ritter

Academic Background

Scott is a graduate of IIAS Scientist Astronaut Class 1701. Within IIAS, he instructs the EDU 101 Citizen Science Research Education course and directs IIAS/PoSSUM strategic development initiatives. Scott also holds a masters degree from the International Space University (ISU) in Strasbourg France.

Professional Interests

Human spaceflight


PoSSUM Scientist-Astronaut Candidate

Affiliations with IIAS-Sponsored Organizations

IIAS Space Medicine Working Group, Space for all Nations

IIAS Courses Completed

PoSSUM Scientist-Astronaut Qualification Program, BIO 101: Space Flight Physiology, BIO 103: Microgravity Space Suit Evaluation, BIO 104: Post-Landing Space Suit Evaluation, OPS 101: Systems Engineering for Human Space Missions, OPS 103: Operational Space Medicine


Field of Expertise

Educational Outreach

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