Committee on Professional Concerns

 

Committee Members

Elaine Gwinn, Chair (Term ending after WM2020)
Shenandoah High School
7354 West US 36
Middletown, IN United States 47356
Phone: (765) 354-6640
joyelaine.gwinn@gmail.com

Jennifer Blue (Term ending after WM2022)
Miami University - Oxford
Miami University Department of Physics
500 East Spring Street, Kreger 217
Oxford, OH United States 45056
Phone: (513) 529-1380; Fax: (513) 529-5629
bluejm@miamioh.edu

Kathleen Ann Falconer (Term ending after WM2021)
University of Cologne
Universität Zu Köln
Institut Für Physikdidaktik
Köln, United States 50931
Phone: ++49-(0)221-470-4791
kfalcone@smail.uni-koeln.de

Scott V. Franklin (Term ending after WM2020)
RIT
Dept of Physics
85 Lomb Memorial Dr
Rochester, NY United States 14623-5603
Phone: (585) 475-2536; Fax: (716) 475-5766
svfsps@rit.edu

Jeffrey T. Hengesbach (Term ending after WM2021)
3000 N Dysart Rd
Avondale, AZ United States 85392-1000
Phone: (757) 793-1171
jthengesbach@yahoo.com

Robert C. Hilborn, Ex Officio
AAPT
Office of the Executive Officer
One Physics Ellipse
College Park, MD United States 20740-3845
Phone: (301) 209-3311; Fax: (301) 209-0845
rhilborn@aapt.org

Rachel Sweeney, Staff Liaison
American Association of Physics Teachers
Office of the Executive Officer
One Physics Ellipse
College Park, MD United States 20740-3845
Phone: (301) 209-3304; Fax: (301) 209-0845
rsweeney@aapt.org

Past Chairs

M Colleen Megowan- Romanowicz, PhD (2017)

Eleanor C. Sayre (2018)

Bradley F. Gearhart (2019)

 

Mission Statement

  1. Provide a forum for AAPT members to discuss matters that affect physics educators professionally.
  2. Promote positive and efficient interactions amongst all Areas Committees toward identification and resolution of inefficient or inequitable professional environments.
  3. Make appropriate and effective recommendations to the Executive Board, other committees and the general membership.