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Ramon Antonio Nunez-Centella Edit Profile

chemist , journalist , science educator

Ramon Antonio Nunez-Centella, Spanish chemist, science educator, journalist. Recipient Periodismo Cientifico Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, 1989, 90, 92, Silver medal Spanish National Research Council, 1992. Member AACC, Padres y Maestros, Institute Jose Cornide, A.E. Periodismo Cientifico, International Science Writers Association.

Background

Nunez-Centella, Ramon Antonio was born on August 16, 1946 in La Coruna, Spain. Son of Ramon and Josefa (Centella) Nunez-Centella.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Santiago University, 1969. Master of Arts in Science Education, New York University, 1977.

Career

Teacher science, High School, La Coruna, Spain, 1970-1976; faculty, New York University, New York City, 1976-1977; head department science, High School, La Coruna, 1977-1983; director education, City Council, La Coruna, 1983-1985; director, Casa de las Ciencias, la Coruna, since 1985. Consultant U. de la Coruna, 1990-1991. Director planetarium shows, including This is Astronomy, Moon and Seven Stars, El Zodiaco, Milky Way, others.

Designer, director Domus Interactive Museum, 1994.

Membership

Member AACC, Padres y Maestros, Institute Jose Cornide, A.E. Periodismo Cientifico, International Science Writers Association.

Connections

Married Mercedes Visos, June 28, 1970.

father:
Ramon Nunez-Centella

mother:
Josefa (Centella) Nunez-Centella

spouse:
Mercedes Visos