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Fall 2019

Section 0195 of ASTRON3
Stellar Astronomy -- : Aug 19 - Dec 11 2019

Section 0196 of ASTRON3
Stellar Astronomy -- : Aug 19 - Dec 11 2019

Section 0199 of ASTRON4
Astronomy of the Solar System -- : Aug 20 - Dec 12 2019

Section 0204 of ASTRON12
Astronomy Observational Lab -- : Oct 16 - Oct 26 2019
The first meeting for the above section will be on 10/16 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 10/17 and 10/18 in Rm. 2039 Lark Hall, and 3pm-midnight on 10/19 at a Lake Sonoma observing site. Class will also meet from 3pm-midnight on 10/24-10/26 (Thursday night-Saturday night) at an observing site near Lake Sonoma. Students are responsible for their own transportation to each class meeting.

Summer 2019

Section 8084 of ASTRON3
Stellar Astronomy -- : Jun 17 - Jul 24 2019

Section 8085 of ASTRON12
Astronomy Observational Lab -- : Jun 19 - Jul 05 2019
The first meeting for the above section will be on Wednesday 6/19 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 Thursday 6/20 and Friday 6/21 in Rm 2039, Lark Hall, and 5pm-2am on Saturday 6/22 at Lake Sonoma Observing site. Class will also meet from 5pm-2am on 6/27-6/29 (Thursday night- Saturday night) at a Lake Sonoma observing site. Students are responsible for their own transportation to each class meeting. There will be an optional course meeting on Friday 7/5 from 12-12:30pm in Rm. 2039, Lark Hall.

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.

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.