Astronomy Department Directory

This is the most recent directory for the Astronomy Department at University of Maryland, College Park. Full e-mail addresses are constructed by adding to the entry in the E-mail column. The area code for College Park is (301).

Links to department and personal webpages are provided if those pages exist. Department members who wish to create their pages may follow these instructions.

Tenured/Tenure-Track Faculty Lecturers

Adjunct and Visiting Profs Research and Specialized Faculty Postdocs and Faculty Assistants Graduate Students Staff

Student Workers Other

FAX Numbers

Tenured/Tenure-Track Faculty

Last, First Title E-mail Room Phone Website
Bolatto, AlbertoProfessorbolattoPSC 1158405-1521 dept page
Deming, L. DrakeProfessorddemingPSC 1116405-8053 dept page
Drake, JimDistinguished University
Earl, JamesProfessor Emeritusjearl  dept page
Gezari, SuviAssistant ProfessorsuviPSC 1160405-6651 dept page
Hamilton, DouglasProfessordphamilPSC 1153405-1548 dept page
Harrington, J. PatrickProfessor EmeritusjphATL 0249 dept page
Harris, AndrewProfessor and ChairharrisPSC 1208D405-7531 dept page
Kempton, ElizaAssistant Professor (July 2018)ekemptonPSC  dept page
Leventhal, MarvProfessor Emeritusml  dept page
Miller, M. ColemanProfessor and Graduate Director and JSI co-DirectormillerPSC 1114405-1037 dept page
Mundy, LeeProfessor and LMA Director and CRESST DirectorlgmATL 0203405-1529 dept page
Mushotzky, RichardProfessorrichardPSC 1111405-6853 dept page
Papadopoulos, K. DennisProfessorkpATL 2307405-1526 dept page
Reynolds, ChrisProfessorchrisPSC 1154405-2682 dept page
Richardson, DerekProfessordcrPSC 1112405-8786 dept page
Ricotti, MassimoAssociate Professor and CTC DirectorricottiPSC 1156405-5097 dept page
Sunshine, JessicaProfessor and SBG DirectorjessATL 1207F405-1045 dept page
Veilleux, SylvainProfessor and Optical DirectorveilleuxPSC 1109405-0282 dept page
Vogel, StuartProfessorvogelPSC 1164405-2134 dept page


Last, First Title E-mail Room Phone Website
Corcoran, MichaelLecturermcorcoranATL 1223 dept page
Dai, Lixin JaneResearch Associate (Physics)ldaiPSC 3129405-3302 dept page
Hamaguchi, KenjiLecturerkhamaguchiATL 1223 dept page
Hayes-Gehrke, MelissaPrincipal Lecturer and Undergraduate Director/AdvisoravondalePSC 1208C405-1562 dept page
Hunt, JamesLecturerchuntATL 1223405-8360 dept page
McIntosh, JenniferLecturerjmcintoshCEN 1217314-9476 dept page
Peel, AlanSenior LecturerpeelATL 1247405-6647 dept page
Teuben, PeterAssociate Research ScientistteubenATL 0223405-1540 dept page

Adjunct and Visiting Professors

Last, First Title E-mail Room Phone Website
Behar, EhudVisting Research ProfessorbeharPSC  dept page
Cenko, BradAdjunct Assistant ProfessorbcenkoPSC 1101 dept page
Dwek, EliAdjunct ProfessoredwekNASA GSFC286-6209 dept page
Joncour, IsabelleVisiting Associate ProfessorjoncouriATL 0207 dept page
Mumma, MikeAdjunct ProfessorNASA GSFC286-6994
Neufeld, DavidVisiting Professorneufeld@jhu.eduATL 1223 dept page
Ruszkowski, MateuszVisiting Associate ProfessormruszkowskiATL 1243 dept page

Research and Specialized Faculty

Last, First Title E-mail Room Phone Website
Achterberg, RichardAssistant Research ScientistrachterbergNASA GSFC286-1550
Allen, AliceFaculty SpecialistaallenATL 0231405-8360 dept page
Arnaud, KeithAssociate Research ScientistkaaNASA GSFC286-5857 dept page
Avanov, LevonPrincipal Research EngineerlavanovNASA GSFC286-8825 dept page
Bai, YanSenior Faculty Specialistybai  dept page
Balachandran, SuchitraAssociate Research Scientistsuchitra  dept page
Barnes, TildenFaculty Specialisttbarnes4ATL 1257405-2081 dept page
Bauer, JamesResearch ProfessorgerbsbATL 1245405-6218 dept page
Bennett, DavidVisiting Principal Research ScientistdbennettNASA GSFC dept page
Bessho, NaokiAssociate Research ScientistnbesshoNASA GSFC286-8751 dept page
Bodewits, DennisAssociate Research ScientistdennisATL 1105405-3733 dept page
Bonnell, JerryVisiting Assistant Research ScientistjbonnellNASA GSFC286-1579 dept page
Bower, DinaVisiting Assistant Research ScientistdbowerNASA GSFC614-5786 dept page
Boyd, PatriciaVisiting Principal Research ScientistpboydPSC 1107286-2550 dept page
Buzulukova, NataliaAssistant Research ScientistnbuzulukovaNASA GSFC286-8961
Caputo, ReginaVisiting Assistant Research ScientistrcaputoNASA GSFC dept page
Carvalho Andrejkovicova, SlavkaVisiting Assistant Research ScientistscarvalhoNASA GSFC614-6585 dept page
Castillo, MarcoFaculty SpecialistmcastilloNASA GSFC286-4492 dept page
Che, HaihongVisiting Assistant Research ScientisthcheNASA GSFC286-5616 dept page
Chen, Li-JenAssociate Research ScientistljchenNASA GSFC286-5358 dept page
Chornay, DennisAssistant Research EngineerdchornayNASA GSFC286-2588 dept page
Connor, HyunjuVisiting Assistant Research ScientisthconnorNASA GSFC286-3802 dept page
Cottini, ValeriaAssistant Research ScientistvcottiniNASA GSFC286-7932 dept page
Edelson, RickVisiting Associate Research Scientistredelson  dept page
Elrod, MeredithAssistant Research EngineermelrodNASA GSFC286-5621 dept page
Eyermann, SarahVisiting Senior Faculty SpecialistseyermannNASA GSFC286-7412 dept page
Farcy, BenjaminFaculty SpecialistbfarcyNASA GSFC dept page
Farnham, TonyPrincipal Research ScientistfarnhamATL 1207E405-3856 dept page
Feaga, LoriAssociate Research ScientistfeagaATL 1207C405-1383 dept page
Ferrara, ElizabethAssistant Research ScientisteferraraNASA GSFC286-7057 dept page
Fixsen, DalePrincipal Research ScientistdfixsenNASA GSFC dept page
Gershman, DanielAssistant Research ScientistdgershmanNASA GSFC286-2441 dept page
Giacintucci, SimonaVisiting Assistant Research Scientistsimona  dept page
Golla, ThejappaAssociate Research ScientistthejappaNASA GSFC286-3390 dept page
Grubisic, AndrejAssistant Research ScientistagrubisicNASA GSFC614-6234 dept page
Hewagama, TilakAssociate Research ScientisttilakNASA GSFC286-9130 dept page
Hicks, BrianAssistant Research ScientistbhicksNASA GSFC286-1927 dept page
Huard, TracyAssistant Research ScientistthuardATL 0227405-2059 dept page
Hwang, UnaVisiting Assistant Research ScientistuhwangNASA GSFC dept page
Immler, StefanAssociate Research ScientistsimmlerNASA GSFC286-0072 dept page
Iping, RosinaVisiting Associate Research ScientistipingNASA GSFC286-4587 dept page
Jaffe, TheresaAssistant Research ScientisttjaffeNASA GSFC dept page
Jian, LanAssociate Research ScientistljianNASA GSFC286-3309 dept page
Kalapotharakos, KonstantinosAssistant Research ScientistckalapotharakosNASA GSFC286-7323 dept page
Keek, LaurensVisiting Assistant Research ScientistlkeekNASA GSFC dept page
Kelley, MikeAssociate Research ScientistmskATL 1207B405-3796 dept page
Knight, MatthewAssociate Research Scientistmmk8aATL 1104405-2629 dept page
Knudson, ChristineFaculty SpecialistcknudsonNASA GSFC286-3526 dept page
Kolokolova, LudmillaPrincipal Research ScientistludmillaATL 1207D405-1539 dept page
Kopparapu, RaviAssistant Research ScientistrkopparapuNASA GSFC286-6245 dept page
Kotsiaros, StavrosVisiting Assistant Research ScientistskotsiarosNASA GSFC286-8241 dept page
Kutyrev, AlexanderAssociate Research ScientistakutyrevNASA GSFC286-2150 dept page
Leamon, RobertVisiting Principal Research ScientistrleamonNASA GSFC286-3011 dept page
Liu, Yi-HsinVisiting Assistant Research ScientistyliuNASA GSFC286-7487 dept page
Livengood, TimAssistant Research ScientisttalivengoodNASA GSFC dept page
Loewenstein, MichaelAssociate Research ScientistmloewensteinNASA GSFC286-3615 dept page
Malhotra, SangeetaVisiting Research ProfessorsmalhotraNASA GSFC dept page
Mattson, BarbVisiting Principal Faculty SpecialistbmattsonNASA GSFC286-1243 dept page
McConnochie, TimAssistant Research Scientistmcconnoc  dept page
McLain, JasonAssistant Research ScientistjmclainNASA GSFC614-6910 dept page
Michell, RobertAssistant Research ScientistrmichellNASA GSFC286-5959 dept page
Milikh, GennadyPrincipal Research ScientistmilikhATL 2301405-1558 dept page
Miller, NealAssociate Research Professornmiller dept page
Mitchell, SaraVisiting Senior Faculty SpecialistsmitchellNASA GSFC286-4598 dept page
Moiseev, AlexanderPrincipal Research ScientistamoiseevNASA GSFC286-5581 dept page
Murphy, KyleVisiting Assistant Research ScientistkmurphyNASA GSFC286-5458 dept page
Olling, RobertVisiting Assistant Research ScientistollingATL 0235 dept page
Petro, NoahVisiting Assistant Research ScientistpetroATL 1223405-6218 dept page
Pound, MarcPrincipal Research ScientistmpoundATL 0225405-1520 dept page
Protopapa, SilviaAssociate Research ScientistprotopapaATL 1102405-2579 dept page
Rauch, KevinAssistant Research EngineerrauchATL 0213405-4967 dept page
Raugh, AnnePrincipal Faculty SpecialistraughATL 1249405-6855 dept page
Ren, XiaoyuVisiting Assistant Research ProfessorxrenATL 2367 dept page
Requena Torres, MiguelVisiting Assistant Research ScientistmrequenaATL 0207 dept page
Rhoads, JamesVisiting Research ProfessorjrhoadsNASA GSFC dept page
Richardson, IanAssociate Research ScientistirichardsonNASA GSFC286-3079 dept page
Sage, LeslieVisiting Principal Research ScientistlsagePSC 1101 dept page
Samuelson, RobertPrincipal Faculty SpecialistrsamuelsonNASA GSFC286-5978
Sankar, ShannonVisiting Assistant Research ScientistssankarNASA GSFC dept page
Sasaki, MakotoAssistant Research ScientistmsasakiNASA GSFC286-0998 dept page
Segura, MarciaPrincipal Faculty SpecialistmseguraNASA GSFC286-6805 dept page
Shao, XiAssistant Research ScientistxshcnATL 2303405-7936 dept page
Share, GeraldVisiting Principal Research ScientistshareATL 1243 dept page
Sharma, SurjalalPrincipal Research ScientistsshATL 2319405-1528 dept page
Shaya, EdwardAssociate Research ScientisteshayaATL 0247405-2040 dept page
Soobiah, YasirVisiting Assistant Research ScientistysoobiahNASA GSFC dept page
Soong, YangVisiting Principal Research ScientistysoongNASA GSFC286-6318 dept page
Statler, TomPrincipal Research ScientisttstatlerNASA HQ358-0272 dept page
Tan, Lun-ChangSenior Faculty SpecialistltanNASA GSFC dept page
Teuben, PeterAssociate Research ScientistteubenATL 0223405-1540 dept page
Timokhin, AndreyVisiting Assistant Research ScientistatimokhinNASA GSFC433-1642 dept page
Tombesi, FrancescoAssistant Research ScientistftombesiPSC 1120405-3615 dept page
Troja, NoraAssistant Research ScientistnoraATL 1246 dept page
Tyler, RobertAssistant Research ScientistrtylerNASA GSFC614-6472 dept page
Uprety, SirishSenior Faculty Specialistsuprety  dept page
Veach, ToddVisiting Assistant Research ScientisttveachNASA GSFC286-3201 dept page
Warner, ElizabethPrincipal Faculty Specialist and Observatory DirectorwarneremATL 1251405-6555 dept page
Wellnitz, DennisPrincipal Faculty SpecialistwellnitzATL 1253405-1546 dept page
Whelley, NicoleFaculty SpecialistnwhelleyNASA GSFC dept page
Whelley, PatrickVisiting Assistant Research ScientistpwhelleyNASA GSFC614-5129 dept page
Wolfire, MarkPrincipal Research Scientist and Computer Hardware ManagermwolfireATL 0229405-1538 dept page
Yamaguchi, HiroyaAssociate Research ScientisthyamaguchiNASA GSFC286-3607 dept page
Zeng, XiangzhaoFaculty SpecialistxzzengATL 2366 dept page

Postdocs and Faculty Assistants

Last, First Title E-mail Room Phone Website
Ballouz, RonPost-Doctoral AssociaterballouzATL 1259 dept page
Bhattacharya, AparnaPost-Doctoral AssociateabhattacharyaNASA GSFC dept page
Dai, Lixin JaneResearch Associate (Physics)ldaiPSC 3129405-3302 dept page
Fang, KePost-Doctoral Associate (JSI Fellow)kefangPSC 1105 dept page
Graham, HeatherPost-Doctoral AssociatehgrahamNASA GSFC614-5490 dept page
Griffin, SeanPost-Doctoral AssociatesgriffinNASA GSFC dept page
Gruesbeck, JacobPost-Doctoral AssociatejgruesbeckNASA GSFC dept page
Gutynska, OlgaPost-Doctoral AssociateogutynskaNASA GSFC286-8436 dept page
Henning, WadePost-Doctoral AssociatewhenningNASA GSFC614-5649 dept page
Hirsch, BenjaminFaculty AssistantbenjhirschATL 1257405-3069 dept page
Kara, ErinPost-Doctoral Associate (Hubble Fellow)ekaraPSC 1105 dept page
Khayat, AlainPost-Doctoral AssociateakhayatNASA GSFC614-5420 dept page
Lynnyk, AndriiPost-Doctoral AssociatealynnykNASA GSFC dept page
Mehrle, NicholasFaculty Assistantnmehrle  dept page
Morsony, BrianPost-Doctoral Associate (TCAN Fellow)morsonyPSC 1120405-3615 dept page
Robinson, DanFaculty AssistantdrobinsonATL 1255 dept page
Roth, NathanielPost-Doctoral AssociatenrothPSC 1103 dept page
Shuster, JasonPost-Doctoral AssociatejshusterNASA GSFC286-8943 dept page
Singer, LeoPost-Doctoral AssociatelsingerPSC 1103286-5439 dept page
Tsang, DavidPost-Doctoral Associate (CTC Fellow)dtsangPSC 1107 dept page
Vulic, NevenPost-Doctoral AssociatenvulicNASA GSFC661-2111 dept page
Wang, ShanPost-Doctoral AssociateswangNASA GSFC352-4676 dept page
Williams, RossPost-Doctoral AssociaterwilliamsNASA GSFC dept page
Yang, Hsiang-Yi KarenPost-Doctoral Associate (Einstein Fellow)hsyangPSC 1122405-6830 dept page
Yarber, Aara'lFaculty AssistantayarberNASA GSFC600-6310 dept page

Graduate Students

Last, First Title Advisor E-mail Room Phone Website
Afrin Badhan, Mahmuda Graduate Student D.Deming afrin20m PSC 1260 405-2339  dept page
Ballouz, Ronald Graduate Student Richardson rballouz ATL 1259 405-2967  dept page
Betancourt-Martinez, Gabriele Graduate Student Reynolds gabriele ATL 1229  dept page
Coleman, Thomas Graduate Student ttcoleman ATL 1239  dept page
Cunningham, Virginia Graduate Student vcunning PSC 1248  dept page
Dhabal, Arnab Graduate Student Mundy adhabal PSC 1260  dept page
Erazo, Jaquelin Graduate Student jerazo ATL 1246  dept page
Frederick, Sara Graduate Student sfrederick PSC 1238  dept page
Fu, Guangwei Graduate Student gfu PSC 1238  dept page
Gatkine, Pradip Graduate Student Veilleux pgatkine PSC 1248  dept page
Harish, Santosh Visiting Graduate Student sharish ATL 0253  dept page
Hartley, Blake Graduate Student Ricotti bth PSC 1238  dept page
He, Chongchong Graduate Student chongchong PSC 1238  dept page
Hogg, J. Drew Graduate Student Reynolds drewhogg ATL 1241  dept page
Holt, Carrie Graduate Student carrieholt PSC 1260  dept page
Hung, Tiara Graduate Student Gezari tiarahung ATL 1235  dept page
Jiang, Tianxing Visiting Graduate Student tjiang PSC 1260  dept page
Kargari Hajiabadi, Shayan Graduate Student skargari ATL 1239  dept page
Lenkic, Laura Graduate Student llenkic PSC 1248  dept page
Levy, Rebecca Graduate Student rlevy PSC 1260  dept page
Li, Jialu Graduate Student jialu PSC 1248  dept page
Liu, Tingting Graduate Student Gezari tingting ATL 1231  dept page
Liu, Weizhe Graduate Student lwz PSC 1260  dept page
Louie, Dana Graduate Student Deming danalouie ATL 1231  dept page
McAdam, Maggie Graduate Student Sunshine mmcadam ATL 1259  dept page
Pharo, John Visiting Graduate Student ATL 0253
Rimlinger, Thomas Graduate Student Hamilton rimlinger PSC 1248  dept page
Roberg-Clark, Gareth Graduate Affiliate Reynolds gareth ATL 1239  dept page
Rogoszinski, Zeeve Graduate Student Hamilton zero PSC 1248  dept page
Sheppard, Kyle Graduate Student D. Deming ksheppard PSC 1248  dept page
Smith, Krista Graduate Student Mushotzky klsmith ATL 1229  dept page
Smith, Robyn Graduate Student rnsmith PSC 1238  dept page
Steele, Amy Graduate Student asteele ATL 1260  dept page
Stone, Myra Graduate Student Veilleux mjstone PSC 1235  dept page
Tarantino, Elizabeth Graduate Student ejtino PSC 1238  dept page
Taylor, Corbin Graduate Student Reynolds cjtaylor PSC 1238  dept page
VanLandingham, Johnny Graduate Student Miller jvanland ATL 1237  dept page
Ventura, Jean-Paul Graduate Student jpventura ATL 1246  dept page
Walker, Christina Graduate Student cwalker ATL 1239  dept page
Wang, Qian Graduate Student Mushotzky qw ATL 0257  dept page
Wilkins, Ashlee Graduate Student D.Deming awilkins ATL 1229  dept page


Last, First Title E-mail Room Phone Website
Cortes, LuisaBusiness ManagerlcortesmPSC 1121405-1542 dept page
Hansborough, BarbaraCoordinatorbarbarahPSC 1208405-1508 dept page
Harrison, EricaBusiness ManagerebentonNASA GSFC286-8370 dept page
Holdridge, DavidCRESST Program DirectordvhNASA GSFC286-7583 dept page
Kimbrell, DorindaDirector of Administrative ServiceskimbrellPSC 1125405-1511 dept page
Lehr, SusanProgram Management SpecialistlehrPSC 1117405-1507 dept page
McKenzie, EricAssociate DirectorericPSC 1208F405-1512 dept page
Newman, AdrienneCoordinatoranewman1PSC 1115405-7123 dept page
Pagan, AlyssaOffice Clerk IIapaganPSC 1125A405-4505 dept page
Phillips, Mary AnnCoordinatormaryannPSC 1208E405-1505 dept page
Rowe, NatalieBusiness ManagernarowePSC 1119405-1560 dept page
Sebok, WilliamComputer Software ManagerwlsATL 0245405-1549 dept page
Susanto, Y. MonaBusiness ManagerysusantoPSC 1123405-6882 dept page
Wolfire, MarkPrincipal Research Scientist and Computer Hardware ManagermwolfireATL 0229405-1538 dept page

Student Workers

Last, First Title E-mail Room Phone
Anthony, NathanTeaching Assistantnanthony@umd.eduATL 1224
Brady, MatthewTeaching Assistantmjb117@umd.eduATL 1224
Carroll, DevinTeaching Assistantdcarrol1@umd.eduATL 1224
Chowdhary, NimartaTeaching Assistantnimarta@umd.eduATL 1224
DeMartini, JoeTeaching Assistantjdema@umd.eduATL 1224
Engle, AnnaTeaching AssistantaengleATL 1224
Garhart, EmilyTeaching Assistantegarhart@terpmail.umd.eduATL 1224
Gatland, ZacharyTeaching Assistantzgatland@umd.eduATL 1224
Gottilla, VeronicaStudent Office Assistantveronicagottilla@aol.comPSC 1113405-3001
Knell, JamesTeaching Assistantjknell@terpmail.umd.eduATL 1224
Koester, KenTeaching Assistantkkoester@umd.eduATL 1224
McGovern, AidanStudent Office Assistantaidanm@terpmail.umd.eduATL 2308
Mishra, DevashishStudent Assistantdmishra@umd.eduATL
Moss, MikeTeaching Assistantmmoss1@umd.eduATL 0253
Olson, HannahTeaching Assistantholson@umd.eduATL 0253
Schwartzman, EmmaTeaching Assistantesch44@umd.eduATL 1224
Shpiece, JacobTeaching Assistantjshpiece@umd.eduATL 1224
Varakian, MatthewTeaching Assistantmvarakia@terpmail.umd.eduATL 1224


Location Room Phone
Conference Room 1PSC 1136405-4068
Conference Room 2PSC 1148405-6540
Conference Room 3ATL 1250
Conference Room 4PSC 1204
High-Frequency LabATL 1228/30
LMA Computer RoomATL 0220
LMA OfficeATL 0205
Mail RoomPSC 1113405-3001
Main Visitor's OfficePSC 1127
Observatory (department use only)Metzerott Rd935-4705
Observatory Information405-6555
Small Bodies Group OfficeATL 1207405-5024
Uco van Wijk LibraryATL 0246
Undergraduate Interaction RoomATL 1220
Visualization LabPSC 1244

FAX Numbers

Location Room FAX
Mail Room FaxPSC 1113314-9067
Space Physics FaxATL 2309405-2929

Phone database revision date: 2017-8-17
This page was automatically updated on 23-Aug-2017.