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

Geneva was named a Christian College of Distinction, affirming the school’s dedication to high quality academics founded on the inerrant truth of God’s word.

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Upcoming Events
Apr23
Chapel
Geneva chaplain Rutledge Etheridge
Metheny Fieldhouse 10:10 a.m.

Apr23
Networking & Etiquette Dinner
Presidents Dining Room 5:00 p.m.

SUMMER CLASSES
Advance your degree through May@Geneva
Running May 12 through June 6, May term offers key courses as well as electives and travel options.
COMMUNITY
Geneva to host National Day of Prayer breakfast
Faculty, staff, students and the community are invited to campus for prayer and breakfast on Thu., May 1 at 7:30 a.m.
ALUMNI
Celebration Weekend for the classes of ’54 and ’64
Special events for 50- and 60-year alumni are planned to coincide with Commencement.
ARTS & CULTURE
Geneva Reading Series IV: "A New, New Hope"
The final event in the series for the 2013-14 academic year will be on Apr. 23 at 7 p.m.
ARTS & CULTURE
Symphonic Band to present Spring Concert
The 68-member ensemble will perform on Apr. 26 at 7:30 p.m.