He was born on February 13, 1964 in Cohasset, Massachusetts. He earned a B.S., Electrical Engineering, United States Naval Academy, 1986. Degree of Ocean Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1993. Bowen is the first Submarine Officer selected by NASA in July 2000 as a mission specialist. A veteran of three spaceflights, STS-126 in 2008, STS-132 in 2010, and STS-133, Bowen has logged a total of 40 days, 10 hours, 4 minutes and 37 seconds in space, including 47 hours and 18 minutes of EVA in 7 spacewalks.
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