Geneva College

 

 

John Stein

John SteinOffice Phone: 724-847-6720
jstein@geneva.edu

Disciplines/Field of Instruction

  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Astronomy

Degrees Received

  • Ph.D., Astronomy, 1978, University of Pittsburgh
  • B.A., Astronomy, 1972, Case Institute of Technology

Presentations/Publications

  • 34 Scientific papers in astronomy
  • Numerous public lectures on astronomy
  • Wrote astronomical software library for Astronomical Consultants and Equipment, Tucson, AZ

Current Projects

  • Design, fundraising and construction of a new astronomical observatory for Geneva College. The facility will house a 16-inch RC telescope to be used for college classes, scientific research and for public outreach.

Affiliations, e.g., membership in professional organizations, etc.

  • American Astronomical Society member
  • International Astronomical Union member

Miscellaneous

  • Family: married with two grown children
  • Attends Chippewa United Methodist Church
  • Hobbies: reading, fishing and woodworking

 

Point of Excellence

Music education and music business graduates have a 95-100% job placement in the first year.

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Upcoming Events
COMMUNITY
Red Cross presents Geneva the College of the Year Award
The campus community was honored for its support of the Red Cross Blood Program.
ATHLETICS
Super Fans bring back GT Victory Bell ring
The tradition was restored in honor of the volleyball win against Chatham.
ACADEMICS
Geneva leaps ahead in U.S. News 2015 Best College rankings
This year, Geneva climbs even higher in the Best Value, Best Regional College and Best Engineering lists.
STUDENT LIFE
Alexander Dining Hall completed
After a summer of renovation, the changes to Alexander Dining Hall are finished.
CAMPUSWIDE EVENTS
Academic Convocation officially opened the fall semester
First-year students were welcomed and faculty achievements were honored during the traditional ceremony.