First Name
Alex
Last Name
Hill
Position
Assistant Professor, UBC Okanagan
Office Room
Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory 250
Tel (Office)
(250) 497-2356
Email
ashill@phas.ubc.ca
Students Wanted
actively recruiting

Preferred Citation Style
Chicago


Bachelor's Degree
Oberlin College

Doctoral Degree
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Employment History

CSIRO Astronomy & Space Science, Marsfield, NSW Australia (2011-2014)

Haverford College, Haverford, PA USA (2014-2017)


Personal Information

I am now an Assistant Professor of Physics at UBC Okanagan. I split my time between the UBC Okanagan campus in Kelowna andĀ NRC's Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory in Penticton, BC.

I work on the CHIME project, focusing on Galactic foregrounds.


Research Area
Astronomy & Astrophysics

Research Field
Interstellar medium

Research Topics
ionized gas, magnetic fields, magnetohydrodynamics, radio astronomy