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 from Ghent University (Belgium) in 1981. He joined FIU’s Department of Physics in 1988 and served as department chair from 2004 to 2011, managing the department’s rapid growth and advocating for teaching reform of introductory physics courses, and the establishment of a physics education research group. He was appointed Associate Director in 2011 and Executive Director in 2016 of the School of Integrated Science and Humanity in the College of Arts, Sciences & Education.