The faculty physicists of Elmhurst College are top-notch professionals with wide-ranging areas of expertise, representing an excellent cross-section of diverse fields of study.

Their research interests, coupled with a scrupulous commitment to high-quality teaching, help students develop into fine scientists in their own right. Approachable and energetic, our faculty love to teach—in a friendly environment where they can work with their students as individuals.

Our exceptionally small classes and our convivial family atmosphere guarantee that you will get the personal attention you need to develop your full talents.

Full-Time Faculty

Brian C. Wilhite, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Physics; Interim Associate Dean of the Faculty
Department of Physics


Corey Shaffer

Lab Coordinator, Departments of Biology, Chemistry and Biochemistry, and Physics
Department of Biology

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