Miles Blanton

Miles Blanton, PhD
Instructor, Physics and Astronomy Department
University of Arkansas at Little Rock
2801 S. University
Little Rock, AR 72204
TEL: (501) 569-8967 / E-MAIL: mcblanton@ualr.edu

EDUCATION:
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; Ph.D., Astrophysics; August 2008
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; M.S., Astrophysics; December 2003
Columbia University, New York City; B.A, Physics; May 2000

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
Physics & Astronomy Instructor, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 2014 – present
Astronomy Instructor, Bowling Green State University, 2008-2014
Planetarium Lab Instructor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2006-2008

RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Active Galactic Nuclei
Radio Astronomy
The Galactic Center
High Energy Astrophysics
Astronomy Education Research
Novel Science Education Techniques
The Flipped Classroom

TEACHING EXPERIENCE:
Intro to Astronomy
College Physics I & II and Labs

PUBLICATIONS:
Blanton, Miles C. ; “The Galactic Center Lobe: New 14GHz GBT observations“, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2008, 121 pages; 3315738