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HISTORICAL LIST OF TEACHING STAFF

DePauw University Physics Teaching Staff 1839 - 2010.

MATTHEW SIMPSON: President, Professor of Mathematics and Natural Science, 1839-40.

WILLIAM CLARK LARRABEE: Professor of Mathematics and Natural Science, 1840-42. A.B., Bowdoin College, 1828.

CHARLES GIBBS DOWNEY: Professor of Natural Science, 1842-49. A.B., Wesleyan University, 1840.

JOSEPH TINGLEY: Professor of Natural Science, 1849-79. A.B., Indiana Asbury University, 1846.

JOHN M. MANSFIELD: Professor of Natural Science, 1879-81; Professor of Physics and Biology, 1881-82. A.B., Iowa Wesleyan.

JOHN BREWER DEMOTTE: Professor of Physics, 1882-91. A.B., Indiana Asbury University, 1874; Ph.D., DePauw University, 1887.

FRANK EDWARD MILLIS: Instructor in Physics, 1890-91.

JOSEPH P. NAYLOR: Professor of Physics, 1891-1925; Professor Emeritus, 1925-38. Adrian College (no degree); M.S., Indiana University, 1884.

HIRAM DOUTHITI AYRES: Assistant in Mathematics and Physics, 1902-03. B.S., DePauw University, 1902.

WILLIAM L. WILLIAMS: Assistant in Mathematics and Physics, 1903-04.

KARL HARTLEY FUSSLER: Assistant in Physics, 1909-10. A.B., Indiana University, 1909.

FRANKLIN HENRY WHEELER: Instructor in Physics and Mathematics, 1910-13. A.B., DePauw University, 1907.

CHARLES H. SKINNER: Assistant in Physics, 1913-15. A.B., Indiana University.

CHARLES LEWIS BRIGHTMAN: Instructor in Physics, 1915-16. Ph.B., Brown University, 1909; A.M., ibid., 1909; Ph.D., Clark University, 1915.

GEORGE WOLLAM GORRELL: Instructor in Mathematics and Physics, 1916-17; Assistant Professor of Physics, 1917-18. A.B., Ohio Wesleyan University, 1903; A.M., Ohio State University, 1914.

MARGERY SIMPSON HUFFERD: Instructor in Physics, 1919-25; Assistant Professor, 1925-30. B.S., Kansas State Normal School, 1917; M.S., Iowa State University, 1919.

ORRIN HAROLD SMITH: Professor of Physics, 1925-52; Professor Emeritus, 1952-73. A.B., Knox College, 1908; A.M., University of Illinois, 1909; Ph.D., ibid., 1914.

GLENN WARD GIDDINGS: Assistant Professor of Physics, 1930-32; Associate Professor, 1932-38; Professor, 1938-42. A.B., Cornell College, 1923; A.M., University of Wisconsin, 1925; Ph.D., ibid., 1930.

JONATHAN STEWART LEE: Instructor in Physics, 1940-44. B.S., Geneva College, 1936; M.S., Syracuse University, 1940.

EARLAND RITCHIE: Professor of Physics, 1943-46. B.S., Ball State Teachers College, 1925; A.M., Columbia University, 1926; Ph.D., Indiana University, 1931.

MELVIN OTTO HEDGE: Assistant in Mathematics and Physics, 1943-44. A.B., DePauw University, 1929; A.M., Indiana State Teachers College, 1936.

FLOYD L. JEFFRIES: Assistant in Physics, 1943-44. A.B., Ohio University, 1927; M.Sc., Ohio State University, 1931.

CLINTON CARSON GREEN: Assistant in Physics, 1944. B.S., University of Illinois, 1934; M.S., ibid., 1937.

WILLIAM AZBELL: Instructor in Physics, 1944-45. Ed.B., Illinois State Normal University, 1933; A.M., University of Illinois, 1934.

JACK WALDO GRAHAM: Assistant in Physics, 1944-45. Special student status.

DALE FAYE KOONTZ: Instructor in Physics, 1944-45. Indiana University (no degree).

OTHEL PHILLIPS MANSELL: Instructor in Physics, 1944-45. B.S., Southern Illinois Teachers College, 1935; M.S., University of Illinois, 1935.

ETHEL M. CHAPIN MORGAN: Instructor in Physics, 1944-45. B.S., University of Chattanooga, 1925; M.S., University of North Carolina, 1930.

MARJORIE D. ROSS: Instructor in Physics, 1944-45. A.B., DePauw University, 1937; B.S. in L.S., University of Illinois, 1938.

JESSE CLARENCE STATEN: Instructor in Mathematics and Physics, 1946. A.B., DePauw University, 1935.

AUSTIN DEVER SPRAGUE: Associate Professor of Physics,
1946-53; Professor, 1954-71; Professor Emeritus, 1971- . A.B., Miami University, 1929; M.Sc., Ohio State University, 1931; Ph.D., ibid., 1936.

CHARLES AMMERMAN, JR.: Instructor in Physics, 1948-51; Assistant Professor, 1952-55. B.A, DePauw University, 1947; M.A, Washington University, 1948.

MALCOLM CORRELL: Professor of Physics, 1952-61. B.A, Indiana University, 1935; Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1948.

RICHARD DODDS MURPHY: Assistant in Physics, 1955-56 B.A, DePauw University, 1954.

FRANCIS TOUSSAINT WORRELL: Associate Professor of Physics, 1955-58. B.S., University of Michigan, 1936; M.S., University of Pittsburgh, 1940; Ph.D., ibid., 1941.

BRUCE RONALD DANNER: Instructor in Physics, 1958-60. B.A, DePauw University, 1956; M.A, State University of Iowa, 1959.

JOHN LUCIUS WARREN: Assistant Professor of Physics, 1959-61. B.A, University of Chicago, 1953; Ph.D., University of Maryland, 1959.

PAUL BERTRAM KISSINGER: Assistant Professor of Physics, 1960-64; Associate Professor, 1964-70; Professor, 1970- . B.S., Albright College, 1952; M.S., Northwestern University, 1954; Ph.D., Rutgers University, 1961.

HUGH FORT HENRY: Professor of Physics, 1961-81; Professor Emeritus, 1981- . B.A, Emory and Henry College, 1936; B.S., ibid., 1936; M.S., University of Virginia, 1938; Ph.D., ibid., 1940.

WALTER GENE STOPPENHAGEN: Instructor in Physics, 1961-64. B.A, DePauw University, 1958; M.S., University of Washington, 1961.

JOHN DAVID SPANGLER: Assistant Professor of Physics, 1964-65. B.S., Kansas State University, 1958; Ph.D., Duke University, 1961.

ROGER LEON PTAK: Assistant Professor of Physics, 1966-68. B.S., University of Detroit, 1960; M.S., Cornell University, 1964; Ph.D., ibid., 1966.

ROBERT LEROY SEVERANCE: Instructor in Physics, 1967-69. B.A, Williams College, 1958; M.A, ibid., 1961.

ERNEST HERMAN HENNINGER: Assistant Professor of Physics, 1968-73; Associate Professor, 1973-81; Professor, 1981- . B.A, Wabash College, 1955; M.AT., Harvard University, 1956; Ph.D., Purdue University, 1966.

HOWARD LUNDGREN BROOKS: Instructor in Physics, 1981-82; Professor, 1982- . AB., William Jewell College, 1977; M.S., University of Missouri (Rolla), 1979; Ph.D., ibid., 1981.

VlCTOR ANTHONY DECARLO: Instructor in Physics, 1981-83; Professor, 1983- . B.A., Southern Connecticut State College, 1974; Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University, 1983.

LASZLO GUTAY: Assistant Professor of Physics, 1982. Ph.D., Florida State University, 1965.

NEIL ABRAHAM : Executive Vice President, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dean of the Faculty, Ph.D, Bryn Mawr College, 1977.

JOHN CARAHER: Instructor in Physics, Assistant Professor since 2005, B.S. 1987, M.S. 1997, Ph.D., 2005, University of Michigan

MARY KERTZMAN: Instructor in Physics, Professor since 1988, B.S 1980, Ph.D. 1987, University of Minnesota.

ALEZANDER KOMIVES: Instructor in Physics, Assistant Professor, B.S. in 1989, M.S. in 1991 and Ph.D. in 1997 Indiana University.

TIMOTHY STILES: Instructor in Physics, Assistant Professor, Ph.D University of Wisconsin-Madison.