My complete C.V. is available as a pdf file

  • Undergraduate: B.S. Physics,  1975, California Institute of Technology. My undergraduate mentor was Tom Tombrello.
  • Graduate: Ph.D. in Physics, 1982. Thesis supervisor and mentor: Kenneth M. Crowe.
  • Post-doctoral position: 1982-84, University of Pennsylvania. My post-doctoral mentor was Sherman Frankel. 
  • Faculty positions: 
    1984-1986: Assistant Professor, University of Pennsylvania
    1986-present: Faculty, Department of Physics, Columbia University.
    • I came to Columbia as an Assistant Professor and rose through the ranks to my current position as the I.I. Rabi Professor of Physics. During my first decade at Columbia, Shoji Nagamiya was my faculty mentor.