Casey Berger

  • Program Years: 2015-2019
  • Academic Institution: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
  • Field of Study: Theoretical and Computational Physics
  • Academic Advisor: Joaquin Drut
  • Practicum(s):
    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2017)
  • Degree(s):
    Ph.D. Physics, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2020; B.S. Physics, The Ohio State University, 2015; B.A. Philosophy, and B.S. Film and Television, Boston University, 2010

Current Status

  • Status: Assistant Professor, Bates College Department of Physics and Astronomy
  • Research Area: Theoretical and Computational Physics
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List of publications available at my website:


William Neal Reynolds Fellow, The Royster Society of Fellows, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Fall 2015-Spring 2020

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program - honorable mention, Spring 2015

Fulbright finalist, Spring 2015

Arts and Sciences Undergraduate Research Scholarship, The Ohio State University, Spring 2015

Blue Chip Award, Boston University College of Communications, Spring 2010

Matchette Prize for Excellence in Philosophy, Department of Philosophy, Boston University College of Arts and Sciences, Spring 2010

National Merit Scholar Spring 2006

National AP Scholar Spring 2006