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Dr. France A. Córdova

Cordova France
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President Emeritus, Purdue University

C√≥rdova became Purdue University‚Äôs 11th and first female president in 2007, leading it to record levels of research funding while expanding its role as a top research institution on the global stage. A professor of physics and astronomy, she has published more than 200 scientific and public policy journal articles and conference abstracts. She was co-principal investigator for a telescope experiment that is a cornerstone of the European Space Agency. She is the winner of NASA‚Äôs highest honor, the Distinguished Service Medal. 

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