Bonnie J. Dunbar

Bonnie J. Dunbar

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Nationality American

Date Of Birth 1949-03-03

Status Retired

Type Government


Astronaut Biography

Bonnie Jeanne Dunbar is a former NASA astronaut. She retired from NASA in September 2005 then served as president and CEO of The Museum of Flight until April 2010. From January 2013 - December 2015, Dr. Dunbar lead the University of Houston's STEM Center (science, technology, engineering and math) and was a faculty member in the Cullen College of Engineering.[1] Currently, she is a professor of aerospace engineering at Texas A&M University and serves as Director of the Institute for Engineering Education and Innovation (IEEI), a joint entity in the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) and the Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University.

Bonnie J. Dunbar's Launches

Space Shuttle Endeavour / OV-105 | STS-89

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United Space Alliance
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA
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Space Shuttle Atlantis / OV-104 | STS-71

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Lockheed Martin Space Operations
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA
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Space Shuttle Columbia / OV-102 | STS-50

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Lockheed Space Operations Company
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA
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Space Shuttle Columbia / OV-102 | STS-32

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Lockheed Space Operations Company
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA
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Space Shuttle Challenger / OV-099 | STS-61-A

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Lockheed Space Operations Company
Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA
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