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Beth Willman Pictured here, astronomer Beth Willman’s role as an inspiring scholar-educator was recognized with a CAREER Grant from the National Science Foundation.

Physics and Astronomy at Haverford

Virtually all Haverford Physics and Astronomy majors engage in cutting-edge research, working closely with faculty in fields such as biophysics, quantum computers, cosmology, quantum gravity, fluid dynamics, nanoscience, and extra-galactic astronomy.

Alexander Norquist with students Alexander Norquist in his lab with some of the students on his research team.

Faculty Profile: Alex Norquist

Associate Professor of Chemistry Alexander Norquist helped develop an introductory chemistry curriculum and has published 16 research papers with 15 different students as co-authors. Read the Winter 2011 Faculty Profile in HAVERFORD magazine »

Haverflock: flocking research at Haverford Alyssa Mayo '13 & Marjon Zamani '13 collect flocking data outside Roberts Hall for their research with Prof. Suzanne Amador Kane.

Flocking research at Haverford

Each summer, approximately 75 students gain invaluable hands-on experience by assisting faculty with original scientific research in the seven departments of the Koshland Integrated Natural Sciences Center.

Sea Turtle Hatchling Thanks to a KINSC Summer Stipend, Elizabeth learned about different approaches to conservation of the Loggerhead Sea Turtle while in Greece.

Sea Turtle Conservation

“I gained insight into the ways in which veterinary science can be combined with conservation biology. Since these are potential career paths and ideas for graduate school, my summer research was a great help in solidifying my desire to explore … Continue reading

Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Research Follow the Helen K White blog this summer as her lab group returns to the Gulf to research effects of the Deepwater Horizon spill.

Return to the Gulf

Through funding from the KINSC’s travel stipend program, Katie Sheline ’13 was able to join Environmental chemist Helen White as part of a team of scientists on a research cruise that studied the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf … Continue reading

Haverflock: flocking research at Haverford Alyssa Mayo '13 & Marjon Zamani '13 collect flocking data outside Roberts Hall for their research with Prof. Suzanne Amador Kane.

Flocking research at Haverford

Each summer, approximately 75 students gain invaluable hands-on experience by assisting faculty with original scientific research in the seven departments of the Koshland Integrated Natural Sciences Center.

Sea Turtle Hatchling Thanks to a KINSC Summer Stipend, Elizabeth learned about different approaches to conservation of the Loggerhead Sea Turtle while in Greece.

Sea Turtle Conservation

“I gained insight into the ways in which veterinary science can be combined with conservation biology. Since these are potential career paths and ideas for graduate school, my summer research was a great help in solidifying my desire to explore … Continue reading