Prof. Joop Schaye
Leiden Observatory, The Netherlands
Date joined board
Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
After completing his PhD studies at the University of Cambridge, Joop Schaye became a long-term member of the institute for Advanced Study in Princeton and in 2005 he joined the faculty at Leiden University. His research interests range from the interstellar medium to cosmology and span both theory and observation. In recent years he has focused on simulations of galaxy formation and observations of the circumgalactic medium.