Scott Rudolph Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis
Brad Jolliff is the Scott Rudolph Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis. His research focus is on the Moon and Mars, the materials that make up their surfaces, and what they tell about the planet’s history. Jolliff is a member of the Mars Exploration Rovers team and the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera science team. He is the principal investigator of the “MoonRise” sample-return mission proposal, which is competing in NASA’s New Frontiers Program. Jolliff has served as a member of the National Academy of Sciences Decadal Survey for Solar System Exploration, on the Science Committee of the NASA Advisory Council, and on the committee that advises NASA on the curation and allocation of Extraterrestrial Materials.