Clare Bar, M.S.

Clare Bar

Clare Bar, M.S.

Space Operations

Biographical Information

Clare Bar is an accomplished space studies instructor, both in the academic setting as well as through her career in the U.S. Air Force. Ms. Bar has abundant work experience resolving space system issues and leading a team in a dynamic environment. She holds a M.S. in Space Studies from American Public University and is a graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy, with a B.S. in Space Operations.

Areas of Interest

  • Space Systems
  • Global Positioning System


  • M.S., Space Studies (Planetary Focus)
    American Public University
  • B.S., Space Operations
    U.S. Air Force Academy


  • Instructor, Summer SPACE Program, U.S. Air Force Academy

Courses Taught

  • Spacecraft Dynamics 

Professional Experience

  • Chief, Global Positioning System Payload Analysis, U.S. Air Force
  • Training Officer, GPS Payload Analyst, U.S. Air Force
  • Academic Officer, Undergraduate Space Training, U.S. Air Force


  • GPS Officer Operator of the Quarter