2018–2019 Officers and Committees

Departmental Executive Officer (DEO) - Fred Skiff

Director of Undergraduate Studies - Cornelia Lang

Director of Graduate Studies - Vincent Rodgers

Director of Research Operations – Philip Kaaret

Colloquium Coordinator – Scott Baalrud

Outreach Coordinators – Dale Stille & Caroline Roberts

Van Allen Observatory Coordinator – Robert Mutel

Faculty Assembly – Jane Nachtman/Yannick Meurice (2021)

Sciences Library Faculty Liaison – Vincent Rodgers

Society of Physics Students (SPS) Advisor – Jasper Halekas

Honors Director – Cornelia Lang

Research Council – Jane Nachtman (2016-2022)

Executive Committee

  • DEO, Fred Skiff
  • Director of Undergraduate Studies, Cornelia Lang
  • Director of Graduate Studies, Vincent Rodgers
  • Director of Research Operations – Philip Kaaret
  • Marcus Wohlgenannt
  • Yasar Onel
  • Departmental Administrator, Tom Koeppel
  • Administrative Support, Heather Mineart

Undergraduate Affairs and Curriculum Committee

  • Director of Undergraduate Studies, Cornelia Lang
  • Shea Brown
  • John Goree
  • Craig Kletzing
  • Mary (Hallsie) Reno
  • Steve Spangler
  • Administrative Support – CLAS Departmental Advisor, Hannah Whitcomb

Graduate Affairs and Curriculum Committee

  • Director of Graduate Studies, Vincent Rodgers
  • Hai Fu
  • Kenneth Gayley
  • Greg Howes
  • Yannick Meurice
  • Jack Scudder
  • Administrative Support, Jeanne Mullen

Graduate Recruiting and Admissions Committee

  • Director of Graduate Studies, Vincent Rodgers
  • Casey DeRoo
  • Jasper Halekas
  • Allison Jaynes
  • Usha Mallick
  • Craig Pryor
  • Administrative Support, Jeanne Mullen

Qualifying Examination Committee

  • Robert Merlino (2019–2020)
  • Vince Rogers (2019–2020)

Committee on Research Infrastructure & Operations

  • Director of Research Operations, Philip Kaaret
  • Michael Flatte  (2019–2020)
  • Robert Merlino (2019–2020)
  • David Miles (2019–2021)
  • Jane Nachtman (2019–2021)
  • John Prineas (2019–2021)
  • Bill Kurth (2019–2021)​​​​​​​
  • Mike Webb (2019–2021)​​​​​​​
  • Spencer Wikert (2019–2021)​​​​​​​
  • Administrative Support, Tom Koeppel & Heather Mineart