| 2013 NASA Group|
| July 18, 1973 (age 42)
San Diego, California, U.S. (1973-07-18) |
Albion College, University of Rochester
Lieutenant commander, United States Navy
Josh Aaron Cassada (born July 18, 1973) is a NASA astronaut of the class of 2013.
Josh A. Cassada, Ph.D., Commander, U.S. Navy, was born in San Diego, California and raised in White Bear Lake, Minnesota. Cassada is a naval aviator who holds an undergraduate degree from Albion College, and advanced degrees from the University of Rochester, N.Y. Cassada is a physicist by training and currently is serving as co-founder and Chief Technology Officer for Quantum Opus, a superconducting instrument manufacturer located in Plymouth, Michigan.
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