Sanjiv
Jha
PhD
Phone
Office
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Bio

Dr. Sanjiv Jha has joined the East Central University (ECU) in the fall of 2018 as an Assistant Professor of Physics. A native of Nepal, Dr. Jha received his BS and MS degree in Physics from Tribhuvan University (Nepal), and a second master’s degree as well as a Ph.D. in Physics from New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM. Prior to coming to the ECU, he served as an Assistant Professor of Physics at Samford University, Birmingham, AL (2017-2018), and a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS and U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center, Vicksburg, MS (2015-2017). He is very interested in physics education, and enthusiastic towards the implementation of active learning strategies and cooperative learning in his classes.