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Robert R. Criss

Robert R. Criss

Robert R. Criss
Instructor and Undergraduate Program Coordinator

Contact

Office: ISA 4204
Phone: 813/974-0165
Fax: 813/974-5813
Email:

Bio

Dr. Criss received his Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Texas at Dallas in 1993. He is an experimentalist with a background in applied spectroscopy. He completed a post-doc at the Space Power Institute, taught for a few years in a liberal arts environment, then worked in industry as an engineer. He comes to USF having spent the past 8 years teaching at a local liberal arts college, where he developed an intense interest in pedagogy and physics education research.

Education

Ph.D. physics, 1993, University of Texas at Dallas