Graduate

Assistant Prof. Eric Dahl discusses a bubble chamber prototype with a prospective graduate student.

Graduate Study

The Department of Physics and Astronomy offers three advanced degrees:

Chair of PhD Admissions
Professor Mayda Velasco
Phone number: 847-467-7099
Office: Technological Institute F119
Email: m-velasco@northwestern.edu

Director of PhD Study in Physics
Professor Brian Odom
Phone number: 847-467-5452
Office: Technological Institute F411
Email: b-odom@northwestern.edu

Director of PhD Study in Astronomy
Professor Fred Rasio
Phone number: 847-491-7904
Office: Technological Institute F213
Email: rasio@northwestern.edu

Director of the Master's Program and Master's Admissions
Professor Melville Ulmer
Phone number: 847-491-5633
Office: Dearborn 3B
Email: m-ulmer2@northwestern.edu