Welcome to the Department of Physics at
Central Washington University
Why major in physics at CWU?
Small classes taught by award-winning faculty
Students participate in a faculty-mentored research experience
Multiple degree options, including the dual-degree physics/engineering program
Nationally recognized physics club that is active in community outreach
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Two new faculty positions available
We are looking for dynamic faculty who enjoy teaching and doing research with undergraduate students to join our growing department starting fall 2015. Interested persons with expertise in the field of experimental solid state physics, experimental biophysics, optics, or observational astronomy are invited to apply online.
Welcome to the newest CWU Physics faculty
Dr. Darci Snowden (Planetary physics, Ph.D. 2010 University of Washington)
Dr. Erin Craig (Biophysics, Ph.D. 2008 University of Oregon)