jjhermes [at] bu.edu
JJ Hermes, Dept. of Astronomy
725 Commonwealth Ave.
Boston, MA 02215, USA
I am an assistant professor in the
Department of Astronomy at Boston University
, focused on high-precision observations of the endpoints of stars, planets, and binary systems.
Please visit the
BU White Dwarf group
page for more information.
Before moving to Boston in 2019, I was a
UNC Chapel Hill
, an ERC postdoctoral fellow at the
University of Warwick
in central England, and completed a Ph.D. at the
University of Texas at Austin
. I have also worked as a journalist, serving as editor-in-chief of
The Daily Texan
in 2007 and as a reporter for
The Chronicle of Higher Education
in Washington, D.C.