Biographies of U.S. Astronauts

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Nancy Jane Sherlock

USA

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Personal data

Birthdate:  29.12.1958
Birthplace:  Wilmington / Delaware
Marital status:  widowed
Children:  one
Selection date:  17.01.1990
Selection group:  NASA-13
Position:  MSP
Status:  Ret. ??.??.2005

Spaceflights

No. Mission Position Time Duration
1  STS-57  MSP  21.06. - 01.07.1993 9d 23h 44m 
2  STS-70  MSP  13.07. - 22.07.1995 8d 22h 20m 
3  STS-88  MSP  04.12. - 15.12.1998 11d 19h 18m 
4  STS-109  MSP  01.03. - 12.03.2002 10d 22h 10m 
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Total  41d 15h 32m 
     

Additional information

Bachelor of arts in biological science from Ohio State University, 1980; master of science in safety engineering from the University of Southern California, 1985; doctorate in industrial engineering from the University of Houston in 1997; Colonel, USA, Ret.; unsuccessful application for NASA astronaut group 12; hobbies: Swimming, triathlons, weight lifting, water skiing, scuba diving; 2002 she went to the Clemson University, but returned a week later to the Astronaut Office; later working as Safety and Mission Assurance Manager, Space Shuttle Program, Johnson Space Center; since January 2005 employed by Sverdrup, Houston; in September 2005 she returned to the Johnson Space Center to serve as Senior Technical Advisor, Automation, Robotics and Simulation Division, Engineering Directorate; since August 2006 Engineering Directorate Deputy Director.

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