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Dr. Juan Diaz, Jr.

Professor of Science and Mathematics


Ph.D., University of Iowa
M.S., Astronomy, University of Iowa
M.S., Physics, University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez Campus
B.S., Physics and Mathematics, University of Puerto Rico, Rio Pidreas

Areas of Interest

  • Mechanism of Be Stars
  • Stellar Photometry, O and B Stars
  • Sabermetrics - analysis of baseball, especially baseball statistics that measure in-game activity.
  • Science Education - Argumentative Practices - How students learn to do science by using argumentative practices (elaboration, challenges, rebuttals).