Astronomy

Thomas M. Bania
Professor of Astronomy, College of Arts & Sciences
AB, Brown University; MS, PhD, University of Virginia

Elizabeth Blanton
Associate Professor of Astronomy, College of Arts & Sciences
AB, Vassar College; MA, MPhil, PhD, Columbia University

Tereasa Brainerd
Chair and Associate Professor of Astronomy, College of Arts & Sciences
BSc, University of Alberta (Canada); PhD, The Ohio State University

Kenneth Brecher
Director, Science & Mathematics Education Center; Professor of Astronomy and Physics, College of Arts & Sciences
BS, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

John T. Clarke
Associate Chair and Professor of Astronomy, College of Arts & Sciences; Director, Center for Space Physics
BS, Denison University; MA, PhD, Johns Hopkins University

Dan Clemens
Director, Undergraduate Studies; Professor of Astronomy, College of Arts & Sciences
BS, BS, University of California, Davis; MS, MS, PhD, University of Massachusetts

Nancy Crooker
Research Professor of Astronomy and Space Physics, Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
BA, Knox College; MA, PhD, University of California, Los Angeles

Catherine Espaillat
Assistant Professor of Astronomy, College of Arts & Sciences
BA, Columbia University; MS, PhD, University of Michigan

Theodore A. Fritz
Professor of Astronomy, College of Arts & Sciences
BS, Virginia Polytechnic Institute; MS, PhD, University of Iowa

W. Jeffrey Hughes
Associate Dean of the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences; Director, Center for Integrated Space Weather Modeling; Professor of Astronomy, College of Arts & Sciences
BSc, PhD, University of London (England)

James M. Jackson
Associate Dean for Research and Outreach; Professor of Astronomy, College of Arts & Sciences
BS, Pennsylvania State University; PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

John Lyon
Research Professor of Astronomy and Space Physics, Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
ScB, Brown University; PhD, University of Maryland

Alan P. Marscher
Professor of Astronomy, College of Arts & Sciences; Director, Institute for Astrophysical Research
BS, Cornell University; MS, PhD, University of Virginia

Carlos Martinis
Research Assistant Professor of Astronomy, College of Arts & Sciences
BS, Universidad Nacional de Tucumán (Argentina); MA, PhD, Boston University

Michael Mendillo
Professor of Astronomy, College of Arts & Sciences
BS, Providence College; MA, PhD, Boston University

Merav Opher
Associate Professor of Astronomy, College of Arts & Sciences
BS, PhD, University of Sao Paolo

Meers Oppenheim
Director of Graduate Studies; Professor of Astronomy, College of Arts & Sciences
BS, PhD, Cornell University

Andrew West
Assistant Professor of Astronomy, College of Arts & Sciences
BS, Haverford College; MS, PhD, University of Washington

Paul Withers
Director of Graduate Admissions; Assistant Professor of Astronomy, College of Arts & Sciences
BA, MS, Cambridge University; PhD, University of Arizona

Affiliated Faculty

William L. Oliver
Associate Professor of Electrical, Computer & Systems Engineering, College of Engineering
BS, Georgia Institute of Technology; MS, Auburn University; PhD, University of Illinois

Nathan Schwadron
Adjunct Associate Professor of Astronomy, College of Arts & Sciences
BA, Oberlin College; PhD, University of Michigan

Joshua Semeter
Director, Center for Space Physics; Assistant Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering, College of Engineering
BS, PhD, Boston University

Harlan Spence
Adjunct Professor of Astronomy, College of Arts & Sciences
BA, Boston University; MS, PhD, University of California, Los Angeles

Emeriti

Kenneth A. Janes
Professor Emeritus of Astronomy, College of Arts & Sciences
AB, Harvard College; MS, San Diego State University; MA, MPhil, PhD, Yale University

George Siscoe
Professor Emeritus of Astronomy, College of Arts & Sciences
BS, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology