Welcome to the Astronomy Department at Berkeley



Chat Hull  1. What's your name?


Chat Hull (full name: Charles L. H. Hull)
 

     2. Where were you working most recently?


As a high school physics teacher at Woodberry Forest School (all-boys boarding school in central Virginia), and as a physics, math, and music teacher in a high school in San Mateo Ixtatán, Guatemala.
 

     3. Are you here as a student, postdoc, faculty member, researcher, admin, or in some other capacity?


I'm a first-year grad student.
 

     4. Are you working closely with a particular group (CIPS, RAL, TAC, ...) and / or on a particular fellowship (Miller, Einstein, NSF, ...)?


I'm currently on Berkeley's Chancellor fellowship and an NSF fellowship.  Not working with a particular group yet.
 

     5. If you're a student or postdoc, who is your faculty mentor? If you're faculty or staff, is there someone with whom you'll be working closely?


I haven't yet settled on a research project (or adviser), but hopefully I will within the next year or so!
 

     6. Which office are you sitting in?


751B.
 

     7. Tell us (in 2 or 3 sentences) a little about what you'll be working on at Berkeley.


Time will tell!  Probably things toward the observational end.
 

     8. Anything else (in 2 or 3 sentences) you'd like to tell us about yourself, your interests, your family, etc.?


I'm into science, languages, and music...astronomer by day, singer (jazz and classical) by night, enjoyer of Spanish-speaking at all times.