Latest Space News
Mon, 20 May 2019 04:18:45 +0000
In order to meet the goal of landing humans on the moon in 2024, NASA needs to get one element of its proposed lunar Gateway on contract in the near future so it will be ready in time. SpaceNews.com
Sun, 19 May 2019 21:42:23 +0000
The HAC notes that the decision to not back the $72 million request should not be read as a complete rejection of the idea of establishing a Space Force. SpaceNews.com
Sat, 18 May 2019 20:38:45 +0000
Thornberry is proposing legislation that would make it easier for startups like Capella Space to continue to get private funding and compete for DoD small business awards. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 17 May 2019 21:10:32 +0000
A House appropriations subcommittee approved a spending bill May 17 that provides NASA with more than $22.3 billion but largely ignores an administration request for an additional $1.6 billion to support plans for a 2024 human return to the moon. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 17 May 2019 11:17:01 +0000
NASA announced May 16 it has selected 11 companies to begin studies and initial prototype development of portions of lunar landers the agency hopes can help it meet its 2024 human landing goal. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 16 May 2019 20:34:56 +0000
Under the proposed system, space officers would only compete against space officers for promotions. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 16 May 2019 19:48:28 +0000
The House Appropriations Committee released a spending bill May 16 that adds more than $1 billion to NASA’s original request but offers little in the way of additional funding for exploration priorities included in the agency’s recent budget amendment. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 16 May 2019 13:14:20 +0000
Chinese private launch firm LandSpace has completed assembly of a liquid methane-liquid oxygen rocket engine for its new Zhuque-2 launch vehicle. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 16 May 2019 08:57:32 +0000
While most of the debate about establishing a Space Force within the Defense Department has centered on its national security implications, a recent Senate hearing examined how it could bolster growing commercial activity in space. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 16 May 2019 03:13:56 +0000
SpaceX shared details about its largely secretive Starlink constellation program March 15, providing updated targets for commercial service, details about satellite design and the thought process behind why the company’s upper target is 12,000 satellites. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 15 May 2019 21:35:20 +0000
The European Space Agency gave contracts to ArianeGroup and MT Aerospace on May 14 to develop a prototype upper stage that could lead to an advanced carbon-composite upgrade for the Ariane 6 rocket. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 15 May 2019 21:01:18 +0000
Fifty years after man’s first steps on the moon, the future of human exploration in the final frontier is at a critical turning point, ULA CEO Tory Bruno writes. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 15 May 2019 17:45:44 +0000
Singtel reported its lowest profit in 16 years, citing increasing competitive pressure in India and Indonesia. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 15 May 2019 15:10:10 +0000
Engineers are continuing to work to free an instrument on NASA’s InSight Mars lander that remains stuck just below the surface. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 15 May 2019 13:00:48 +0000
Asia Pacific Satellite Inc. and Iceye, the Finnish company that launched the first synthetic aperture radar microsatellite, announced a memorandum of understanding May 15 to deliver radar imagery to government and commercial customers in South Korea. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 15 May 2019 03:14:52 +0000
Eutelsat executives said the challenges getting Konnect Africa off the ground since 2016 are now largely in the rearview, but have nonetheless pushed any material revenue from the growth initiative out to the company’s next fiscal year. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 14 May 2019 22:20:52 +0000
A day after NASA unveiled an amended budget request to support a human landing on the moon in 2024, the agency’s leader warned that if Congress provided less than the request it increased the risk of missing that deadline. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 14 May 2019 17:12:11 +0000
House appropriators would block funding for the Space Development Agency pending a report on SDA's future projects and roles. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 14 May 2019 15:58:33 +0000
The Air Force announcement that it is paying ULA $449.8 million for three Delta 4 Heavy launches is only half the story. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 14 May 2019 14:56:30 +0000
We've compiled all our Satellite 2019 coverage into to a special digital edition brought to you with support from Ball Aerospace. SpaceNews.com
More space news...
19226 cvs - 780 jobs

LOOKING FOR A JOB?

  • HOME
  • POST YOUR CV
  • JOB SEARCH
  • LOOKING FOR STAFF?

  • HOME
  • REGISTER
  • CV SEARCH
  • POST JOBS
  • CV: Ph. D. Astrophysics (assistant professor of physics)

    Printer Friendly

     


    << BACK

    Personal information
     Name:<withheld>
     Age:<withheld>
     Country:<withheld>
     Location:<withheld>
    Contact information
     Email:<withheld>
     Phone:<withheld>
     Mobile:<withheld>
    Candidate Profile
     Date Submitted:18-11-2011
     Last Modified:20-11-2011 (04:15)
    Job information
     Current job:Ph. D. Astrophysics (assistant professor of physics)
     Employment Term:Permanent
     Job location:Europe only
     Date available:
     Industry:
     Keywordsorganized, motivated, energetic, team player, programming, coding, data analysis, presenting data, optical, infrared, radio, ultraviolet, photometry, physics, astronomy
    CV

    Education:

    Georgia State University; Atlanta, GA                        Ph. D. Astrophysics 

    Georgia State University; Atlanta, GA                        M.S. Physics

    East Carolina University; Greenville, NC      M.S. Medical Physics

    Illinois Wesleyan University; Bloomington, ILB.A. Physics

     

    Professional Experience:

    Georgia Gwinnett College: Lawrenceville, GA

    Assistant Professor of Physics,  8/2010 – present

    Prepare and lecture physics survey courses.  Responsible for preparing laboratory equipment and laboratory exercises.  Volunteer at Enhanced Academic Center as a tutor.  All duties associated with committee work.

     

    Louisiana State University: Baton Rouge, LA

    Instructor of Astronomy, 8/2004 –  5/2010

    Prepare and lecture astronomy and physics survey courses. Responsible for writing astronomy laboratory exercises, obtaining and maintaining the laboratory equipment and manual.  All duties associated with being a Planetarium Director, which include maintenance and calibration of the AP3 projector and writing proposals for updating to digital equipment.

    Volunteer as an REU mentor. Volunteer as Telescope Operator for local observatory.

    Committees: Laboratory Equipment Committee (4 yrs), Introductory Course Committee (5 yrs).

     

    Baton Rouge Community College: Baton Rouge, LA

    Adjunct Faculty of Astronomy and Physics, 1/2010-present

    Prepare and lecture astronomy and physics survey courses for non-majors.

     

    Great River Technologies: Dubuque, IA

    Author of electronic astronomy supplemental course material, 4/2007 – present

    Creating introductory astronomy power point presentations, test banks and student tutorials that is a resource for a two semester introductory astronomy course.

     

    Louisiana State University: Baton Rouge, LA

    Postdoctoral Position in Extragalactic and Galactic Astronomy, 05/2007 – 08/2007

    Adviser: Geoffrey Clayton

    Researching extragalactic supernova and low magnitude standard stars in optical and infrared wavebands. Duties included installing and writing IRAF processing and photometry scripts and packages, standard aperture photometry of object and comparison sequence, and producing light curves for publications.

     

    Louisiana State University: Baton Rouge, LA

    Postdoctoral Position in Extragalactic and Galactic Astronomy, 05/2005 – 08/2005

    Advisers: Arlo Landolt and Geoffrey Clayton

    Researching extragalactic supernova and low magnitude standard stars. Duties included writing IRAF processing and photometry scripts that form a data pipeline, standard aperture photometry on object and comparison sequence, and producing long-term light curves for publications.


    Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA

    Graduate Research Assistant, 6/1998 – 8/2004

    Research active galactic nuclei's microvariability characteristics for the Program of Extragalactic Astronomy.

    Graduate Teaching Assistant, 6/1998 – 8/2004

    Responsible for preparing and teaching astronomy laboratories.

     

    Clayton College & State University; Morrow, GA

    Adjunct Instructor, Fall 2000

    Prepare and teach algebra based introductory physics course and oversee the laboratory exercises.

     

    East Carolina University; Greenville, NC

    Graduate Research Assistant, 12/1996 – 5/1998

    Researched the cross sections of Auger electrons in fluorocarbons.

    Graduate Teaching Assistant, 8/1996 – 5/1998

    Taught algebra based physics laboratories. Created and taught astronomy laboratory exercises.

     

    Publications:

     

    Marshall, Kevin; Miller, H.R.; Campbell, A.; Eggen, J.; Ferrara, E.; Gudkova, D.; Maune, J.; McFarland, J.; Osterman Meyer, A.; Ryle, W.  (2010)  GSU’s PEGA Light Curve Database: 20+ Years of Blazar and AGN Monitoring, American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #215, #434.04.

    Andrews, Jennifer E.; Clayton, G.; Welch, D.; Campbell, A.; Barlow, M. J.; Sugerman, B. E. K.; Meixner, M. (2007) Dust Production in Type II Supernovae, American Astronomical Society, AAS Meeting #211, #105.23.

    Welch, D. L.; Clayton, Geoffrey C.; Campbell, Amy; Barlow, M. J.; Sugerman, Ben E. K.; Meixner, Margaret; Bank, S. H. R. (2007) An Extremely Bright Echo Associated with SN 2002hh, The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 669, Issue 1, pp. 525-533.

    Welch, D.L.; Clayton, G.C.; Campbell, A.M.; Barlow, M.J.; Sugerman, B.E.K.; Meixner, M.; Gordon, K.D.; Bank, S.H.R. (2006) Late Time Spectra of SN 2002hh: No New Dust? Osterman, M.A.; Miller, H.R.; Campbell, A.M.; Marshall, K.; McFarland, J.P.; Aller, H.; Aller, M., Fried, R.E.; Kurtanidze, O.M.; Nikolashvili, M.G.; Tornikoski, M.; Valtoajo, E. (2006)  Multiwavelength Observations of the Extreme XRayselected BL Lacertae Object PG 1553+11 (1ES 1553+113), The Astronomical Journal, Volume 132, Issue 2, pp. 873882.

    Maune, J.; Carini, M.; Simms, N. (WKU); Campbell, A. (LSU) (2006) The Long Term Multiwavelength Behavior of TeV Blazars. Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, 37 #4. Campbell, A.M. and Miller, H.R. (2004) The Character of Optical Variability of XRay Selected Blazars. American Astronomical Society Meeting (AAS) HEAD, meeting #33.

    Campbell, A. M.; Miller, H. R. (2004) The Character of Optical Variability for X-Ray Selected Blazars, American Astronomical Society Meeting 205, #167.06; Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, Vol. 36, p.1621. 

    Williams, A.M.;Gies, D.R.;Bagnuolo, W.G.; et al (2001) Detection of the Faint Comparison in the Massive Binary HD 199579. Astrophysical Journal, 548,425.

    McFarland, J.P.; Miller, H.P.; Williams, A.M.; et al (2001) An Investigation of the Optical Microvariability for the Blazar 3C 446. American Astronomical Society (AAS) Meeting 199,#98.05.

    Miller, H.R.; Ferrara, E.C.; McFarland, J.P.; Williams, A.M.; et al (2001) Blazar Microvariability. Probing the Physics of Active Galactic Nuclei, Astronomical Society of the Pacific Conference Proceedings, Vol 224, p.63.

    Ferrara, E.C.; Miller, H.R.; McFarland, J.P.; Williams, A.M.; et al (2001) A Search for Optical Microvariability in a Sample of NarrowLine Seyfert 1 Galaxies. Probing the Physics of Active Galactic Nuclei, Astronomical Society of the Pacific Conference Proceedings, Vol 224, p.319.

    Miller, H.R.; Ferrara, E.C.;Noble, J.C.; McFarland, J.P.; Williams, A.M., (2000) The Rapid Variability of BL Lac. AAS HEAD meeting #32, #05.09.

    Williams, A. M.;Gies, D. R.; Berger, D. H.; Erling, P. A.; Harvin, J. A.; Huang, W. J.; Jao, W. C.; McFarland, J. P.; Wallace, D. J.; Fallon, T (1999) A New Orbit for the Massive Binary HD 199579, American Astronomical Society, 195th AAS Meeting, #76.10; Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society, Vol. 31, p.1484.

    Toburen, L.H., Williams, A. M., Moreau, C. R.,  Shinpaugh, J. L., and Justiniano (1999) E., Molecular Effects in K-Shell Ionization by Charged Particles, in Applications of Accelerators in Research and Industry , Proceedings of the Fifteenth International Conference held in Denton, TX, November, 1998, Duggan, J. L., and Morgan, I. L., eds., American Institute of Physics Conference Proceedings 475, Woodbury, NY. pp. 3-6.

    Williams, A.M.; Moreau, C.; Shinpaugh, J.L.; Toburen, L.H. (1997) Relative Cross Sections for K-Shell Ionization of the Atomic Constituents of Fluorocarbons by 2 MeV Protons Using Rutherford Scattering to Determine Atomic Density,  American Physical Society, Southeastern Section Meeting, November 6-8, 1997, abstract #AD.04.

    Moreau, C.; Williams, A.M.; Shinpaugh, J.L.; Toburen, L.H. (1997) K-Shell Ionization of Fluorocarbons Constituents by 2.0 MeV H+,  American Physical Society, Southeastern Section Meeting, November 6-8, 1997, abstract #AD.05.

    Presentations:

    The Character of X-Ray Selected Blazars (2005), AAS Ph.D. talk

    Invited Presentations:

    High Energy Astrophysics (2006) Georgia Southern University, Department of Physics

    Variable Study of AGN (2005) Western Kentucky University, Department of Physics and Astronomy

    Characteristics of MKN 421 and MKN 501 (2005) Eastern Kentucky University, Department of Physics and Astronomy


    Registering is the only way of posting vacancies and obtaining contact details of candidates in our CV database.

    All it takes is a few minutes and a credit card (Visa or American Express). To sign-up to this service, simply click on the Register link and fill in the form. You will then have instant access to our system after on-line payment where you will be able to complete the transaction in either US Dollars, UK Pounds or Euros.

    All online credit/debit card transitions are handled through our secure third party payment processors at WorldPay. Worldpay are part of The Royal Bank of Scotland Group, the 5th biggest banking group in the world, WorldPay payment solutions are trusted by thousands of businesses, big and small worldwide. 

    Pricing starts at €450 (approx £400 or US$500 - use the convert tool for an exact conversion) for one month unlimited job postings and unlimited CV database access (for one user), with package discounts available if you have more permanent recruiting needs. For example, a Gold subscription will give you unlimited jobs posting and unlimited CV database access for one year at just over €250 per month!

     

    2019 Pricing Structure (excluding VAT):

    1 month - Discovery 450 euros convert
    3 months - Bronze 1150 euros convert
    6 months - Silver 1950 euros convert
    12 months - Gold 3200 euros convert

     

    If online payment is not convenient, give us a call at +33(0)622757477 or send us an email at sales@space-careers.com. We will set up an account for you and invoice you. Note that you can also pay through PayPal.

     

    Subscriptions

     

    Please note that the posting of academic positions is free of charge. All you need to do is email us your job description and we will post it for you.

     

    VAT:

    Spacelinks is based in France so the following European Union regulations regarding electronic commerce apply:
    - if your business is located outside the EU, VAT does not apply to you
    - if your business is located in France, you will be charged a 20% VAT
    - if your business is located in the EU and you don't have a valid VAT registration number, you will be charged a 20% VAT
    - if your business is located in the EU and you do have a valid VAT registration number, you won't be charged VAT provided you give us your VAT number (mandatory for invoicing)

     

    Support:

    For sales enquiries and general information, you can call us on +33(0)622757477.
    Support is available Mon-Fri on +33(0)622757477 or via email. Out-of-hours support is provided only via email.

    Please also note that we are located in France. Our normal office hours are 09:00 to 18:00 Monday to Friday. France timezone is GMT+1.

     

    Warning:

    We are very serious about our job seekers privacy so only legitimate recruiters and employers are eligible for a recruiter account. All subscriptions requests will be manually approved and recruiter accounts constantly monitored. Users who enter inaccurate or incomplete information will not gain access to post jobs or search resumes. Sharing of login details with a third party will result in the suspension of the recruiter's account with no subscription refund.
    Recruitment agencies are only eligible for a Gold package and recruitment agencies recruiting for companies already using Space Careers will not be accepted.

    To ensure you are approved, please include the following on your application:
    * The website address of your Company. Under construction websites will be rejected.
    * Email - Must end in @yourcompany.com. Applications using free email accounts such as Hotmail, Yahoo or Gmail will be rejected.

    Individual exceptions can be made on a case by case basis by emailing sales@space-careers.com. Accounts found not to be in compliance will be deleted.

     
    Terms & ConditionsCopyright ©2019 Spacelinks
    Web Analytics