Michael Kilburn

Math & Physical Science
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My Background

  • Hometown: Multiple Midwest towns
  • High School: IMSA in Aurora, IL
  • Professional Experience: Trained as a nuclear physicist, I've spent the last decade teaching physics and science literacy to people of all ages through a variety of formal and informal settings.
  • Academic Degrees: Ph.D. Michigan State University, B.S. Northern Michigan University, A.S. Moberly Area Community College
  • Classes Taught: PHYS 203L&L, PHYS 204L&L, MATH 115A, ENG 202

More About Me

  • I enjoy camping, hiking, and other outdoor activities
  • I like to geocache, especially when I’m in new areas
  • My favorite demos usually include fire
  • I once spent the summer herding sheep and goats on the Navajo Reservation