Doug Johnstone


Doug Johnstone
Senior Research Officer, NRC-Herzberg
Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Victoria
B.Sc., 1989, University of Toronto
Ph.D., 1995, University of California, Berkeley
Phone: +1 250-363-8108
E-mail: Doug [dot] Johnstone [at] nrc-cnrc [dot] gc [dot] ca
Personal Website: http://www.astro.uvic.ca/~johnston/

Areas of Interest: millimetre-wave astronomy (single dish/interferometry), star formation, molecular clouds, pre-stellar cores, proto-stars, circumstellar disks.
Doug Johnstone received his Ph.D. degree in 1995 from Berkeley. He held an NSERC Fellowship at the Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics and then moved up a floor to become a professor at the University of Toronto. In 2001, he joined the National Research Council’s Herzberg Institute of Astronomy as a research astronomer.

Doug is just back from a two year secondment to the Joint Astronomy Centre in Hilo, Hawaii where he was the Associate Director for the James Clerk Maxwell Telescope;.