Chair

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Nils Halverson Nils Halverson
Department Chair
(303) 492-6817

Assoc. Chair

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David Dave Brain David Brain
Associate Chair for Undergraduate Studies
(303) 735-5606
Mark Rast Mark Rast
Associate Chair for Graduate Studies
(303) 492-5348, (303) 735-1038

Faculty

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Daniel Dan Baker Daniel Baker
(303) 492-4509, (303) 492-0591
Johnathan John Bally John Bally
(303) 492-5786
Mitchell Mitch Begelman Mitchell Begelman
(303) 492-7856
Zachory Zach Berta-Thompson Zachory Berta-Thompson
(303) 735-6821
Benjamin "Ben" Brown Ben Brown
(303) 492-8647
Jack Burns Jack Burns
(303) 735-0963
Webster Web Cash Webster Cash
(303) 735-2640
Julia Julie Comerford Julie Comerford
(303) 735-7032
Steven Steve Cranmer Steven Cranmer
(303) 735-1265
Jeremy Darling Jeremy Darling
(303) 492-4881
Jason Dexter Jason Dexter
Douglas Doug Duncan Douglas Duncan
(303) 735-6141
Erica Ellingson Erica Ellingson
Honors Thesis Advising
(303) 492-6610
Robert Bob Ergun Robert Ergun
(303) 492-1560, (303) 492-6944
Lawrence Larry Esposito Larry Esposito
(303) 492-7325
Kevin France Kevin France
(303) 492-1429
Jason Glenn Jason Glenn
(303) 735-5904, (303) 492-6073
James Jim Green James Green
(303) 492-7712
Andrew Hamilton Andrew Hamilton
(303) 492-7833
Paul Hayne in Iceland Paul Hayne
303-735-6399
Seth Hornstein Seth Hornstein
Observatory Director
(303) 492-5631, (303) 492-9105
Maria Kazachenko Maria Kazachenko
303-735-9041
John Keller John Keller
Planetarium Director
(303) 735-7998, (303) 735-8356
Adam Kowalski Adam Kowalski
303-492-9648
Ann-Marie Madigan Ann-Marie Madigan
2-0389
David Malaspina David Malaspina
Nicholas Nick Schneider Nick Schneider
(303) 492-7672
Juri Toomre Juri Toomre
(303) 492-7854, (303) 492-8769

Research Faculty

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Brian Fleming Brian Fleming
303-735-7496
Brad Hindman

Emeritus Faculty

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Frances Fran Bagenal Fran Bagenal
(303) 492-2598
Peter Conti
John Hart
J. McKim Malville
303-492-7022
Richard McCray Richard McCray
J Michael Mike Shull Michael Shull
(303) 492-7827
Theodore Ted Snow Theodore Snow
Johnathan John Stocke John Stocke
(303) 492-1521
Gary Thomas

Office Manager

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Marsha Burch, Office Manager for the Department of Astrophysics and Planetary Sciences Marsha Burch
Office Manager
303-492-2338

Staff

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Jose Aburto, Undergraduate Program Assistant Jose Aburto
Undergraduate Program Assistant
303-492-4408
Daniela Blair Daniela Blair
Academic Advisor
303/492-8915
Philip Bradley, Finance and Operations Manager for the Department of Astrophysics and Planetary Sciences Philip Bradley
Finance and Operations Manager
303-492-8913
Evan Feldman Evan Feldman
Academic Advisor
(303) 735-6123
Gretchen Lang Gretchen Lang
First-Year Advisor
303-735-7571
Troy Latta, Graduate Program Assistant for the Department of Astrophysics and Planetary Sciences Troy Latta
Graduate Program Assistant • Webmaster
303-492-8914
Fabio Mezzalira, Operations Manager of the Sommers-Bausch Observatory Fabio Mezzalira
Sommers-Bausch Observatory Operations Manager
303-492-6732
Francisco "Tito" Salas, Operations Manager of Fiske Planetarium Francisco "Tito" Salas
Fiske Planetarium Operations Manager
303-492-3749

Graduate Students

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piyush agrawal Piyush Agrawal
Tatsuya Akiba Tatsuya Akiba
Brian Alden Brian Alden
(303) 492-7675
Noora Alsaeed Noora Alsaeed
Evan Anders Evan Anders
Nicole Arulanantham Nicole Arulanantham
Neil Bassett Neil Bassett
Connor Bice Connor Bice
Jhett Bordwell during a hike at Sobo Peak Jhett Bordwell
Rachel Bowyer Rachel Bowyer
Elizabeth Butler Elizabeth Butler
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Eryn Cangi in front of Mount Rainier Eryn Cangi
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Kyle Connour Kyle Connour
Imogen Immie Cresswell Imogen Cresswell
George Ellery Hale Fellow
Fernando Cruz Aguirre Fernando Cruz Aguirre
Placeholder graphic - Girish doesn't like his picture taken Girish Duvvuri
Arika Egan Arika Egan
Rodney Elliott Rodney Elliott
Nicholas Nick Erickson Nicholas Erickson
NESSF Research Fellow
Daniel Everding Daniel Everding
Adalyn Addy Fyhrie Adalyn Fyhrie
Hannalore Gerling-Dunsmore Hannalore Gerling-Dunsmore
Justus Gibson Justus Gibson
Christopher Chris Gilly Gilbert Chris Gilbert
706/974-3987
Angi Harke-Hosemann Angi Harke-Hosemann
Joshua Hibbard Joshua Hibbard
Parker Hinton in front of a blackboard Parker Hinton
Ryan Hofmann at the Royal Arch Ryan Hofmann
480-734-3155
Ryan Horton Ryan Horton
6039887379
Perianne "Peri" Johnson Peri Johnson
Garyfallia "Lily" Kromyda Lily Kromyda
George Ellery Hale Fellow
Neeraj Kulkarni Neeraj Kulkarni
George Ellery Hale Fellow
Raven Larson Raven Larson
Aylecia Lattimer Aylecia Lattimer
Ryan Lesser Ryan Lesser
Loren Matilsky Loren Matilsky
303-492-7853
Momchil "Momo" Molnar Momchil Molnar
James "Jimmy" Negus Jimmy Negus
303-735-7693
Ryan Orvedahl Ryan Orvedahl
303-492-8349
Jennie Paine Jennie Paine
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Heshani Pieris Heshani Pieris
Whitney Powers Whitney Powers
Drake Ranquist Drake Ranquist
Hayley Roberts Hayley Roberts
Jessica Roberts holding meteor at Meteor Crater Jessica Roberts
Aimee Schechter Aimee Schechter
Avery Schiff Avery Schiff
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Daniel Sega Daniel Sega
Kya Sorli Kya Sorli
Johnathan "John" Stauffer Johnathan Stauffer
George Ellery Hale Fellow
Aaron Stemo Aaron Stemo
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Andrew Sturner, track athlete Andrew Sturner
Dennis Tilipman Dennis Tilipman
Isaiah Tristan Isaiah Tristan
Samuel Sam van Kooten Sam Van Kooten
William "Will" Waalkes Will Waalkes
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Samantha Sam Walker Samantha Walker
NSF Graduate Research Fellow
Tristan Weber Tristan Weber
(734) 395-6432
Heather Wernke Heather Wernke
Amanda White dressed as the planet Jupiter at New York Comic Con Amanda White
George Ellery Hale Fellow
Andrew Wilcoski Andrew Wilcoski
Emily Witt Emily Witt
Alexander Alex Zderic Alexander Zderic