Cassandra Houston Earns Certified Research Administrator Designation

September 6, 2018

Cassandra Houston, Biophysics Administrative Assistant, became a Certified Research Administrator (CRA) in June 2018. CRA designation is granted by the Research Administrators Certification Council to individuals who have demonstrated the knowledge and experience necessary to serve as an administrator of professional … Continued

Andrew Mann newest faculty member

August 13, 2018

    The Physics & Astronomy Department welcomes Assistant Professor Andrew Mann to the faculty. Andrew did his PhD at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, where his thesis was on the occurrence and habitability of planets orbiting cool stars. … Continued

DataFest 2018 Winners

May 16, 2018

ASA DataFest 2018 @ Duke took place over the April 6-8, 2018 at Penn Pavillion with participation from over 380 students in 84 teams from nine schools (Duke, UNC, NC State, Wake Forest, Appalachian State University, NC A&T, NCSSM, College of William and Mary, Meredith). This … Continued

UNC Science is Awesome Outreach Day

April 26, 2018

    On the morning of Tuesday, May 15th, the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is hosting the 4th grade classes from three schools in the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools district … Continued