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Ken Coles Associate Professor

  • Office: Weyandt 136
  • E-mail:  kcoles@iup.edu
  • Office Phone: 724-357-5626

Education:

  • B.S. California Institute of Technology - Geology
  • M.S. California Institute of Technology - Geology
  • M.Phil., Columbia University
  • Ph.D., Columbia University - Geology
  • Indiana Teaching Certificate (General/Elementary 1-8, Science 1-8)
  • Massachusetts First Year Teaching License (Earth Science 8-12)

Courses Taught:

GEOS 105 Exploring the Universe
GEOS 106 Exploring the Universe Lab
GEOS 154 Exploration of Space
GEOS 341 Planetary Geology
GEOS 342 Stellar Astronomy 

Professional Interests:

Astrometry of asteroids and Moon by occultation of stars
Eclipses and transits of solar system bodies
Planetarium education

IUP Planetarium 

  • Geoscience Department
  • Walsh Hall, Room 111
    302 East Walk
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-2379
  • Fax: 724-357-6208
  • Office Hours
  • Mon.–Fri.: 8:00 a.m.–noon
  • No afternoon hours