JORDAN GERTON portrait
  • Director, Center for Science and Mathematics Education
  • Associate Professor, Physics And Astronomy

Current Courses

Fall 2018

  • PHYS 2015-001
    General Physics Lab I
    Location: CSC 22 (Crocker Sci Ctr at George Thom)
  • PHYS 2015-002
    General Physics Lab I
    Location: CSC 22 (Crocker Sci Ctr at George Thom)
  • PHYS 2015-003
    General Physics Lab I
    Location: CSC 22 (Crocker Sci Ctr at George Thom)
  • PHYS 2015-004
    General Physics Lab I
    Location: CSC 22 (Crocker Sci Ctr at George Thom)
  • PHYS 2015-005
    General Physics Lab I
    Location: CSC 22 (Crocker Sci Ctr at George Thom)
  • PHYS 2015-006
    General Physics Lab I
    Location: CSC 22 (Crocker Sci Ctr at George Thom)
  • PHYS 2015-007
    General Physics Lab I
    Location: CSC 22 (Crocker Sci Ctr at George Thom)
  • PHYS 2015-008
    General Physics Lab I
    Location: CSC 22 (Crocker Sci Ctr at George Thom)
  • PHYS 2015-009
    General Physics Lab I
    Location: CSC 22 (Crocker Sci Ctr at George Thom)
  • PHYS 2015-010
    General Physics Lab I
    Location: CSC 22 (Crocker Sci Ctr at George Thom)
  • PHYS 2025-001
    General Physics Lab II
    Location: CSC 22 (Crocker Sci Ctr at George Thom)
  • PHYS 2025-002
    General Physics Lab II
    Location: CSC 22 (Crocker Sci Ctr at George Thom)
  • PHYS 2025-003
    General Physics Lab II
    Location: CSC 22 (Crocker Sci Ctr at George Thom)
  • PHYS 2210-021
    Phyc For Scien & Eng. I
    Location: CSC 205 (Crocker Sci Ctr at George Thom)
  • PHYS 6810-005
    Graduate Seminar: Ms
  • PHYS 6859-010
    Instrumentation Project
  • PHYS 6950-004
    Special Reading Topics:
  • PHYS 6950-030
    Research Hours
  • PHYS 7810-005
    Graduate Seminar: Phd
  • PHYS 7910-004
    Special Reading Topics:

Summer 2018

Spring 2018

Professional Organizations

  • American Association for the Advancement of Science. 01/01/2015 - present. Position : Member.
  • Optical Society of America. 01/01/2012 - present. Position : Member.
  • American Association of Physics Teachers. 05/01/2005 - present. Position : Member.
  • American Physical Society. 01/01/1996 - present. Position : Member.

Student Projects

  • Applications of super-resolution fluorescence microscopy. Nina Filipova (REU from Princeton). 06/01/2017 - 08/04/2017
  • Monte Carlo Simulations of Super-Resolution Optical Microscopy. Timothy Allen. 01/04/2016 - 09/01/2017

Teaching Projects

  • Integrating Computation and Biology into Introductory Physics. Project Lead: Jordan Gerton. University of Utah - John R. Park Fellowship 07/01/2018 - 12/31/2018. Total Budget: $10,000.00.
  • Development of practical tools for an inclusive STEM learning environment based on student views and recommendations. Project Lead: Linda Columbus (University of Virginia). 09/01/2017 - 06/30/2019. Total Budget: $25,000.00.
  • Learning to Build Authentic Minority Serving Institution/Primarily White Institution Partnerships. Project Lead: Lisa Manning (Syracuse University). Research Corporation for Science Advancement 09/01/2017 - 06/30/2019. Total Budget: $31,000.00.
  • Promoting Adoption of Research and Inquiry-Based Lab Curricula. Project Lead: Jen Heemstra (Emory University). Research Corporation for Science Advancement 09/01/2016 - 06/30/2018. Total Budget: $25,000.00.
  • Mobilizing the Forgotten Army: Improving Undergraduate Science Education via Professional Development of Graduate Teaching Assistants. Project Lead: Jordan Gerton. Collaborators: Michael Schatz, Georgia Institute of Technology. Research Corporation for Science Advancement 10/2012 - 09/2016. Total Budget: $32,000.00.