Deborah Haarsma, PhD, Astronomer

Dr. Haarsma with "Heaven's Listening Devices"
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Summary
  • 1991 Bachelor of Science in physics and Bachelor of Music in piano performance from Bethel University in St. Paul, MN
  • 1997 PhD in physics with thesis in astrophysics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, MA
  • 14 years on the faculty of the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, MA
  • Author of several research papers in the Astrophysical Journal and the Astronomical Journal on extragalactic astronomy and cosmology
  • Co-author with Loren Haarsma of Origins: Christian Perspectives on Creation, Evolution, and Intelligent Design (2011, Faith Alive Christian Resources)
  • President of BioLogos since 2013