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Spring 2019

Section 4212 of ASTRON3
Stellar Astronomy -- : Jan 14 - May 15 2019

Section 4213 of ASTRON3
Stellar Astronomy -- : Jan 14 - May 15 2019

Section 4217 of ASTRON4
Astronomy of the Solar System -- : Jan 15 - May 16 2019

Section 4221 of ASTRON12
Astronomy Observational Lab -- : Feb 27 - Mar 15 2019
The first meeting for the above section will be on Wednesday, 2/27 from 4-6pm in Rm 2009, Lark Hall. Attendance is mandatory during the entire first class meeting unless prior arrangements have been made with the instructor. The above section then meets from 3pm-midnight on Thursday, 2/28 and Friday, 3/1 in Rm. 2039, Lark Hall and 4pm-1am on Saturday, 3/2 at a Lake Sonoma observing site. Class will also meet from 3pm-midnight on 3/7-3/9 (Thursday night-Saturday night) at Lake Sonoma observing site. Students are responsible for their own transportation to each class meeting. There will be an optional course meeting on Friday, 3/15 from 12-12:30pm in room 2009.

Fall 2018

Section 0195 of ASTRON3
Stellar Astronomy -- : Aug 20 - Dec 12 2018

Section 0196 of ASTRON3
Stellar Astronomy -- : Aug 20 - Dec 12 2018

Section 0199 of ASTRON4
Astronomy of the Solar System -- : Aug 21 - Dec 13 2018

Section 0204 of ASTRON12
Astronomy Observational Lab -- : Sep 26 - Oct 06 2018
The first meeting for the above section will be on 9/26 from 4-6pm in Rm 2009, Lark Hall. Attendance is mandatory during the entire first class meeting unless prior arrangements have been made with the instructors. The above section then meets from 3pm-midnight on 9/27 & 9/28 in Rm 2039 and 4pm-1am on 9/29 at a Lake Sonoma Observing site. Class will also meets from 4pm-1am on 10/4-10/6 (Thursday night - Saturday night) at a Lake Sonoma observing site. Students are responsible for their own transportation to each class meeting.

Summer 2018

Section 8084 of ASTRON3
Stellar Astronomy -- : Jun 18 - Jul 25 2018

Section 8669 of ASTRON12
Astronomy Observational Lab -- : Jul 03 - Jul 14 2018
The first meeting for the above section will be on 7/3 from 4-6pm in Rm 2039, Lark Hall. Attendance is mandatory during the entire first class meeting unless prior arrangements have been made with the instructors. The above section then meets from 3pm-midnight on 7/5 &7/6 in Rm 2039, Lark Hall, and 5pm-2am on 7/7 at Lake Sonoma Observing site. Class will also meet from 5pm-2am on 7/12-7/14 (Thursday night- Saturday night) at a Lake Sonoma observing site. Students are responsible for their own transportation to each class meeting.

A.S. Degree, Santa Rosa Junior College (1987)
B.A. Degree in Physics, Sonoma State University (1990)
M.S. Degree in Earth & Space Sciences, San Francisco State University (1995)

Academic Experience: 

Instructor of Astronomy, Santa Rosa Junior College (2006 to present)

Adjunct Instructor of Astronomy, Santa Rosa Junior College (1989-2006)

Lecturer in Physics and Astronomy Department, San Francisco State University (1995-2006)

Lecturer in Physics and Astronomy Department, Sonoma State University (2004-2006)

Adjunct Instructor of Astronomy, Mendocino College (2001-2006)

Honors and Awards: 

Community College Teaching Credential in Astronomy and Astral Physics.
Awarded in 1990.