Aaron J. Celestian
Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • Doctorate of Philosophy in Geosciences, Stony Brook University – Advisor: John B. Parise (August 2006) Time-resolved structural characterization of microporous silicotitanates and niobium silicotitanates

  • Masters of Science in Geosciences, Stony Brook University – Advisor: John B. Parise (2002) Ion exchange of \(K_{8}Al_{8}Ge_{8}O_{32} \centerdot 8H_{2}O\) and \(Na_{24}Al_{24}Ge_{24}O_{96}\centerdot40H_{2}O\) gismondine

  • Bachelor of Science in Geology with Emphasis in Mineralogy, University of Arizona – Advisor: Robert T. Downs (1999)

Current Position

  • Associate Curator, Mineral Sciences, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, 2016 - present

  • Adjunct Assocaite Professor, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Southern California, 2016 - present