GionMatthias Schelbert

GionMatthias Schelbert is the Astronomy Teacher at Evanston Township High School. In his early twenties, he founded a successful business and sold it to become a teacher. Prior to ETHS, he taught Physics and Environmental Science at Manley Career Academy High School located on Chicago’s west side. He received his bachelor’s degree in physics from San Jose State University in California. While attending school, he assisted in research at NASA’s Ames Research Center to improve exoplanet detection techniques using photometry. He then received his master’s degree in science education from National Louis University. He spends his summers in Switzerland where he hikes, cooks, swims, and prepares for the upcoming school year.