Walter Van Hamme
Title: Executive Director, Associate Dean, Professor
Office: AHC4 353
Department(s): School of Integrated Science and Humanity
Dr. Van Hamme received his Doctor of Science in Astronomy degree at Ghent University (Belgium) in 1981. He joined FIU’s Department of Physics in 1988 and served as chair from 2004 to 2011, managing the department’s rapid growth and advocating for a number of educational reform projects including studio-based introductory physics courses, programs for current and future physics high school teachers, and the establishment of a physics education research group.