Renée Hlozek

I am a Professor of Astrophysics at the Dunlap Institute in the Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics at the University of Toronto in Canada.

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Tel: +1 (416) 978-4971

Email: hlozek at dunlap dot

utoronto do ca


I am involved in a few projects that I'm excited about:


- I organised the Venus Transit Open House event at Princeton Astrophysics - check out the photos from that event here!


- SpaceTime , a radio podcast presented with Sarah Miller!


- PubAstronomy, a video podcast presented with Chris


- Prison Teaching Initiative with Princeton University and New Jersey State Community Colleges


- Project AstroNOVA with Raritan Valley Community College



Other Outreach events include


* a blog with David Marsh on Statistics, Space, Strings and Stuff

* BBC appearance explaining Type Ia supernovae and how to find one!

* A podcast on Symmetries in the Universe with David Marsh

* A podcast on Careers in Astrophysics with Sarah Miller

* A podcast on AGN with Olaf Davis

* Astronomy for All Lecture: Green Templeton College, 8 February 2010

* Member of the Astronomy Question Time panel with Roger Davies, Chris Lintott and Colin Wilson during the 2009 Oxford Alumni Weekend

* Guest speaker at the Spring 2009 Oxford Women in Science Residential

* Contributor of research summary for the Oxford From the Earth to the Universe exhibition as part of the IYA 2009 celebrations

* Cape Times article on Dark Energy