Dr. Jordin Kare was a Manticoran citizen and the chief astrophysicist of the Royal Manticoran Astrophysics Investigation Agency.
He belonged to the Jewish faith. His team at Valasakis University did much of the work that resulted in the discovery of the Lynx Terminus of the Manticore Wormhole Junction in the early 20th Century PD. (HH10)
- The character was named for physicist and filk singer Jordin Kare.