Main CRESST site
1000 Hilltop Circle
Center for Space Science and Technology
The Center for Space Sciences and Technology (CSST) is the
administrative unit for UMBC's participation in the
CRESST consortium. The University of Maryland College Park (UMCP)
and the Universities Space Research Association (USRA) are
our partners in the consortium.
CRESST, standing for
the Center for Research and Exploration
in Space Science & Technology, is a cooperative agreement between
the three partner institutions and NASA's Goddard Space Flight
Center (GSFC) in Greenbelt, Md.
CSST maintains close relations with
(and is housed within)
Physics Department at UMBC
via CSST's sister organization, the
Joint Center for Astrophysics.
Combined, JCA scientists
scientists contribute to the
internships) by teaching & mentoringg students..
CSST may have
job openings. Job openings for PhD scientists to work
at GSFC as a member of CRESST
advertised on the main CRESST site
(see also CRESST@UMBC