The Department of Astronomy, which is part of the greater Five College Astronomy Department, includes the Astronomy Departments of Amherst College, Mount Holyoke College, Smith College, Hampshire College, and UMass. It currently consists of 17 research and teaching faculty (23 total in FCAD), 10 research fellows and associates, 60 undergraduate majors and 25 graduate students.
Email adresses are username @ domain. Domain is astro.umass.edu unless otherwise noted.
The FAX number for the department is: (413) 545-4223.
All ground mail should be directed to:¶
University of Massachusetts
Department of Astronomy
710 North Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01003-9305
Department Head: Stephen E. Schneider¶
Phone: (413) 545-2076
Office: LGRT-B 619J
Main Office: Connie Milne¶
Phone: (413) 545-2194
Office: LGRT-B 619E
Graduate Program Director: Daniela Calzetti¶
Phone: (413) 545-3556
Office: LGRT-B 524
Undergraduate Program Director: Ronald L. Snell¶
Phone: (413) 545-1949
Office: LGRT-B 517K
Business Manager: Pamela Poissant¶
Phone: (413) 545-0909
Office: LGRT-B 619M