Kathleen provides a high level of administrative support for the Marine Science and Physics Department Chairs, Director of the MA Marine Science program, 14 full-time faculty members, and up to 12 part-time faculty members. She is the liaison between faculty, department staff, students, other departments, and the public. She is a main source of information for both departments in promoting and advancing curricula.
Laboratory Technician I
Jessica Hoffman is the laboratory technician for the Physics Department. Jessica is responsible for providing technical support for the experimental activities undertaken by the Physics Department in its teaching and research laboratories. Support includes oversight of the preparation of experiments conducted during laboratory classes, supervision and training of student workers, serving as the Departmental Safety Representative, managing the Physics inventory and hazardous waste, ordering equipment, supplies and chemicals, and managing the Machine Shop.