Asmaa Boujibar PhD

Assistant Professor , Planetary Science, Planetary interiors, Experimental Petrology, Cosmochemistry she/her

About

Dr. Asmaa Boujibar is an assistant professor of Planetary Science. She recently joined both Geology Department and Physics & Astronomy Department of Western Washington University. She received her Ph.D. in 2014 from the Université Clermont Auvergne in France. She was a NASA postdoctoral fellow at the Johnson Space Center (2014-2016), then a Carnegie fellow at the Geophysical Laboratory and Earth and Planets Laboratory of the Carnegie Institution (2016-2021). Her research focuses on planet formation, the raw materials from which they form, and the chemical reactions occurring during planetary growth and differentiation.

Educational & Professional Experience

Ph.D. -  Université Clermont Auvergne, Clermont-Ferrand, France (2014)

M.S. - Université Clermont Auvergne, Clermont-Ferrand, France (2010)

B.A. - Université de Rennes 1, Rennes, France (2008)

Specialty
Planetary Science, Planetary interiors, Experimental Petrology, Cosmochemistry