FAU Lifelong Learning Society, Jupiter
Robin Jordan, Ph.D.

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Robin Jordan, Ph.D., graduated from the University of Sheffield, England in 1967 with B.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Physics. After three years as a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Ames Laboratory, Iowa State University, he joined the University of Birmingham, England. He joined FAU as a Professor of Physics in 1989. In 1994, he was selected by the student body as the Distinguished Teacher of the Year; in 1998, he was selected as the FAU Researcher of the Year; in 1999, he received an Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award; and, in 2003, he was selected as one of the Master Teachers in the FAU Charles E. Schmidt College of Science. Dr. Jordan retired from FAU in 2009 but was awarded the rank of Emeritus Professor and still teaches part-time.