Richard Calhoun, PhD

Professor of Physics

College of Arts and Sciences

Dr. Calhoun teaches mathematics and physics courses at Concordia. His main research interests stem from his classes, specifically the integration of physics and mathematics.

He also gives presentations for the local chapter of the American Association of Physics Teachers. Dr. Calhoun has been a member of Concordia’s faculty since 1973.     


  • PhD, Mathematical Physics, Indiana University; Bloomington, Ind.
  • MS, Physics, DePaul University; Chicago.
  • BA, Education, Concordia University Chicago; River Forest, Ill.     

Academic and Professional Highlights


  • American Association of Physics Teachers