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

In the past four years, on average, 90% of Geneva students are working or in grad school within six months after graduation.

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Upcoming Events
PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS
Johnstown Open House for Master's in Organizational Leadership
The event will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Johnstown Industrial Development Inc. on July 30.
PUBLICATIONS
July issue of @Geneva
Read about Proactive Stewardship.
COMMUNITY EVENTS
Beaver Falls Community Crime Watch Day
On Sat., Aug 2, this popular annual event kicks off in a new way.
PUBLICATIONS
June issue of @Geneva
Read about chemistry program grants.
INCOMING STUDENTS
Freshman Expedition registration is open
First-year students can meet new friends and prepare for the college transition prior to Welcome Week through outdoor adventure activities.