My work in Astronomy & Astrophysics:
- Teach Astro 401, Fundamentals of Planetary Science & Astronomy
- Co-teach Sci Ed / Astro 116, Introduction to Astronomy for Educators
- Serve on the outreach committee and the development & alumni relations committee
- Mentor graduate students interested in discussing careers, particularly in outreach or as a primarily teaching-focused faculty member
- Meet with undergraduates on any topic
As a recent project, I have been trying to document the early history and creation of the Department of Astronomy & Astrophysics at Penn State along with my collaborator, emeritus faculty member Prof. Richard Wade.