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
PUBLICATIONS
September issue of @Geneva
Read about the professors who received the Excellency in Teaching and Excellency in Scholarship awards.
COMMUNITY
Geneva to participate in Disability Mentoring Day
High school students will come to campus for hands-on programs and job shadowing opportunities.
FACULTY
Professor Richard Talbert joins Communication Department
The new member of Geneva's faculty shares his expertise in integrated media.
ARTS & CULTURE
The Geneva Reading Series continues in 2014
Literary talents will be showcased in McCartney Library on the evening of October 8.
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.