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Astronomer

an expert in or student of astronomy

Astronomer
EDUCATIONPh.D
WORK EXPERIENCENone
WORK ENVIRONMENTAt a Lab
STATE AREA DATAExplore resources for employment and wages by state and area for Astronomy
ICONIC PEOPLEAmil Kumar Das
COMPANIESDHRUVA space
HIGHER STUDIESIndian Institute of Astrophysics

An astronomer is a scientist in the field of astronomy who concentrates their studies on a specific question or field outside of the scope of Earth. They look at stars, plants, moons, comets and galaxies, as well as many other celestial objects — either in observational astronomy, in analyzing the data or in theoretical astronomy