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Physics Department Faculty & Staff

Tenure-Track Faculty
Name Position Department Areas
Dr. Lev Gasparov Terry Presidential Professor, Associate Dean Physics, College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Jason T. Haraldsen Associate Professor Physics
Dr. John Hewitt Associate Professor, Advisor Physics, Astronomy Club
Dr. Chris Kelso Associate Professor, Advisor Physics, Society of Physics Students
Dr. Jane MacGibbon Associate Professor Physics
Dr. Thomas Pekarek Terry Presidential Professor, Director Physics, Helium Liquifier Faculty
Dr. Daniel Santavicca Associate Professor Physics
Dr. Maitri Warusawithana Assistant Professor Physics
Dr. Gregory Wurtz Associate Professor, Chair of Department Physics


Faculty Lecturers
Name Position Department Areas
Dr. Barry Albright Associate Lecturer Earth Science
Dr. Grace Bossé  Associate Instructor and Lab Manager Physics
Dr. Michael R. Johnson Lecturer Earth Science
Mr. Jim Montgomery Lecturer Physics
Dr. Nirmal Patel Associate Lecturer, Director Physics, SEM Facility


 Faculty Emeritus


Dr. John Anderson

Associate Lecturer Physics
Dr. James L. Garner  Professor Physics
Dr. Dennis L. Gay Associate Professor Physics
Dr. Jay Huebner Professor Physics



Visiting Faculty
Name Position Department Areas
Dr. Antoine Bedard Visiting Lecturer Physics
Ian Crawford-Goss Visiting Lecturer Physics
Dr. Mohammadjavad Farrokhi Visiting Lecturer Physics
Dr. William "Brian" Lane Visiting Lecturer Physics
Dr. Samana Shrestha Visiting Instructor Physics
Dr. Devki Talwar Visiting Lecturer Physics


Part-Time Faculty
Name Position Department Areas
Ms. Felicia Boyd Adjunct Physics
Mr. Dan Legett Adjunct Physics
Mr. Richard W. Lombardi Adjunct Physics


Office Staff
Name Position Department Areas
Mrs. Loraine Morgan Office Manager Physics
Mrs. Casey Zender Academic Adviser Physics, Chemistry, Math, and Statistics