Teaching

Courses taught:

Graduate student supervision:

PhD Dissertation committee member:

MS Thesis committee member:

PhD Prelim exam committee member:

UA undergraduate research supervision:

Undergraduate students supervised as part of the CERN Summer Student programme (8-12 weeks each):

Attended American Association of Physics Teachers Workshop for New Physics Faculty, 27-30 June 2011.

Outreach Activities

Public lecture on elementary particle physics to New Horizons retiree group, 8 April 2015, University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Organized Physics Dept colloquium by Dr. Albert De Roeck (CERN), a leader of the CMS Higgs working group, on the discovery of the Higgs Boson at the Large Hadron Collider, 28 August 2013.

UA Public Night lecture, "Hunting the Higgs Boson at the Large Hadron Collider", UA Physics Dept Public Lecture series, 24 January 2013

Organizing committee for annual UA High School Physics Contest, 2012-15.

Talks with high-school physics students at Lismore Comprehensive School, Craigavon, Northern Ireland (May 2008, September 2009)

Interview with local newspaper (Lurgan Mail, 1 October 2009)

Interviewed for Northern Ireland schools documentary films on CERN, and a career as a physicist (2010)

"Putting the Fizz Back Into Physics", article in Physics World magazine, September 1998.