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Faculty/Staff

Thomas Askew
Tom Askew
Phone: 269-337-7097

208C Olds/Upton Hall

  • Professor of Physics, 2007 - present
  • Assistant, Associate, then Professor of Physics, Kalamazoo  College, 1991 - present
  • Director 3/2 Engineering Program, 2009 - present
  • Visiting Research Professor, Argonne National Lab 1992 - 2008
  • Technical Staff, Dupont Research, 1984 - 1991
  • M.S., P.h.D. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1979 - 1984
  • Research and Teaching Assistant, Princeton University, 1977 - 1979
  • B.A. Summa Cum Laude, Physics and Mathematics, Gordon College, 1973 - 1977

Link to Tom Askew's home page 

Arthur Cole
Arthur Cole
Phone: 269-337-5722

210B Olds/Upton Hall

  • Associate Professor of Physics & Chair, Kalamazoo College, 2013 - present 
  • Assistant Professor of Physics, Kalamazoo College, 2008 - 2012
  • Ph.D. The Ohio State University, Physics, 2002
  • M.S. The Ohio State University, Physics, 1999
  • B.A Williams College, 1994
erdi
Peter Erdi
Phone: 269-337-5720

208B Olds/Upton Hall

Henry R. Luce Professor of Complex Systems Studies

 Link to Peter Erdi's home page

Jan Tobochnik
Jan Tobochnik
Phone: 269-337-7098

208A Olds/Upton Hall

Dow Distinguished Professor of Natural Science (2004 - present)

Editor of the American Journal of Physics (2001 - 2011)

  • Ph.D., Cornell University, Physics, 1980
  • B.A., Summa Cum Laude, Physics, Amherst College, 1975

Link to Jan Tobochnik's home page

David Wilson
David Wilson
Phone: 269-337-7096

210A Olds/Upton Hall

  • Assistant Professor of Physics, Kalamazoo College, 2018 - present
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, Kalamazoo College, 2017 - 2018
  • Visiting Faculty of Physics, Grand Valley State University, 2016-2017
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, Albion College, 2015-2016
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, Kalamazoo College, 2014 - 2015
  • Visiting Instructor, University of Michigan, 2014
  • Visiting Instructor, Eastern Michigan University, 2013 - 2014
  • Visiting Instructor, Washtenaw Community College, 2013 - 2014
  • Postdoctoral Research Scientist, University of Michigan, 2010 - 2013
  • Ph.D. Physics, University of Michigan, 2005 - 2010
  • M.S. Physics, University of Michigan, 2002 - 2005
Thomas Massura
Tom Massura
Phone: 269-337-7099

211 Olds/Upton Hall (Physics office)

227 Dow Science Hall (Chemistry office)

Instrument Technician

Tom maintains  all of the Instrumentation for the Science Division along with setting up Physics Labs.

Kristen Eldred
Kristen L. Eldred
Phone: 269-337-7100

203 Olds/Upton Hall

Office Coordinator, Departments of Computer Science, Mathematics, and Physics

  • B.S., Secondary Education Mathematics, Western Michigan University, 1996
  • M.A., Educational Leadership,  Western Michigan University, 2002