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Adam Lark

Adam Lark
Adam Lark

Assistant Professor of Instruction in Physics

Taylor Science Center G066

Adam Lark is the director of the observatory, the laboratory director, and the head technician of the science center shop. Lark is currently researching exoplanets by doing photometry using the telescope at Peter’s Observatory. He earned his doctorate at the University of Toledo researching discovery based learning in physics laboratories.  

Recent Courses Taught

Introductory Physics Laboratory  
Learning Assistant Training 

Research Interests

Astronomy: Exoplanet Detection
Physics Education: Discovery Based Laboratories 


Society of Physics Notable Chapter Award, 2020
Donald W. Bowman Undergraduate Physics Research Award, 2005 

Professional Affiliations

The American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT)
The American Association of Variable Star Observers (AAVSO)
Advanced Laboratory Physics Association. (ALPhA)

Educational Background

Ph.D., University of Toledo
M.S., Bowling Green State University
B.S., Bowling Green State University 

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