Science Faculty at the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy
Dr. Eric Hawker is Science Faculty at the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy (IMSA). Prior to joining IMSA Eric was an Assistant Professor at Western Illinois University, and a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Cincinnati and Los Alamos National Laboratory. He has a Ph.D. in Physics from Texas A&M University and a Bachelor of Science in Engineering Physics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Peter has a wide range of research interests, including astrophysics, particle physics, engineering, technology, fencing, soccer, science-fiction, and self-paced and proficiency-based education.