Betül Kaçar

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Betül Kaçar
Betul Kacar.jpg
Born1983 (age 38–39)
Alma materEmory University
Marmara University
Known forAstrobiology
Scientific career

Betül Kacar (born 1983) is a Turkish-American astrobiologist. She is an Assistant Professor at the University of Wisconsin. She directs a NASA Astrobiology Research Center. She is known for her works about the origins of life.

Kacar was born in Istanbul.[1] She was the first woman in her family to receive formal education.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. TOA, Admin. "Betül Kacar Invokes the Past in Modern Bacteria". Retrieved 2018-03-30.
  2. NASA Astrobiology (2017-09-08), Early Career Spotlight Series: Dr. Betul Kacar, retrieved 2018-03-30