International Space Development Conference

Sherry Bell

Featured Speaker: Sherry E. Bell, Ph.D.

Dean of Psychology at Kepler Space Institute

Dr. Sherry E. Bell received her Master of Science degree (2002) and her Ph.D. (2005) from Capella University. She is an Industrial/Organizational Psychologist. Dr. Bell is the Dean of Psychology at Kepler Space Institute. Currently she is an active member of the National Space Society,, and plays several other roles in other space-related organizations.

Dr. Bell has written numerous articles and chapters, edited a book, Living in Space, and frequently presents at space conferences. She is an avid researcher and has been awarded two research grants. She is a lifetime member of both the Golden Key National Honor Society and Psi Chi (the National Honor Society of Psychology).

Her current interests include Consulting, Evolutionary Psychology, Extrasolar Planets, Genetics, Humans Living in Space, and reading and writing both Science and Science Fiction. She can be reached at