John Radzilowicz-Public Communication for Researchers - Carnegie Mellon University

John Radzilowicz

Director of Professional Development, ASSET STEM Education


John G. Radzilowicz is the Director of Professional Development at ASSET STEM Education, where he leads the team that creates, develops and implements professional development training for STEM teachers. Previously, he served as Director of Outreach and Education at the Carnegie Science Center.

Radzilowicz is a frequent public lecturer and media spokesperson on the topics of science, education and the role they play in society. He has written dozens of newspaper and magazine articles on astronomy and space science.

Radzilowicz has taught at both the high school and college level for more than twenty years. Currently he is an adjunct faculty member in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Pittsburgh, where he teaches undergraduate courses in introductory astronomy and the basics of spaceflight.


John taught our first seminar, "So You Want to Be a Science Communicator?", both in 2012 and in 2013. He also co-taught our Landscape of Science Communication seminar in Fall 2014 and Fall 2015