I like to say when asked why I pursue science, that it is to satisfy my curiosity, that I am by nature a searcher trying to understand. If you haven't found something strange during the day, it hasn't been much of a day.
John A. Wheeler
Janet E. Hurn


Undergraduate:  B.A. Physics, Miami University 1987
Graduate: M.A.T. Science Education 1990

208 Thesken Hall, Miami Middletown
513.727.3341 (office)
Joined Miami faculty in 1990

Senior Instructor

Teaching and Research

I investigate and experiment with effective technology use in the classroom and virtual classroom. I am currently the Director of the Center of Online Learning at Miami and assist and advise other faculty with putting courses or parts of courses online.

Personal Information
I enjoy camping, golfing, and computing. My family includes a bird, a cat, and a dog. I think Physics is fun and everyone should try it!