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

For over 50 years, Geneva’s chemistry department has been approved by the American Chemical Society (ACS)—a distinction achieved by only six other colleges in the CCCU.

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Upcoming Events
Aug25
Fall Semester Begins
The Fall semester of the 2014-2015 school year begins.
 8:00 a.m.

Aug29
MSOL at PNC Park
 7:05 p.m.

ABOUT GENEVA
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ABOUT GENEVA
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June issue of @Geneva
Read about chemistry program grants.