Deborah Mason-McCaffrey

Professional Details

Title: Associate Professor
Office: MH-540C
Phone: 978-542-6736
Email: deborah.masonmccaffrey@salemstate.edu

Spring Courses

Cat. # Term Course # Title
2724 01 PHS222 General Physics II with Calculus
2725 D11 PHS222 General Physics II with Calculus
2726 L21 PHS222 General Physics II with Calculus
2727 L22 PHS222 General Physics II with Calculus
2728 01 PHS312 Modern Physics
2729 D11 PHS312 Modern Physics
2730 L21 PHS312 Modern Physics
4044 04 PHS570 Directed Study in Physics
4147 05 PHS570 Directed Study in Physics

Professional Biography

Deborah Mason-McCaffrey graduated from Cornell University with a PhD in theoretical and applied mechanics. She is the secondary education coordinator for chemistry and physics. Prior to teaching at Salem State, she worked as an engineer in product development and as a department manager at Polaroid Corporation, followed by several years as a consultant and trainer. Dr. Mason-McCaffrey’s interest is in understanding the link between mathematics preparation and students’ conceptual gains in introductory physics. This spring she is teaching lecture and lab sections for PHS 222-General Physics II with Calculus and for PHS 312-Modern Physics.

Responsibilities

Fall Semester – PHS 221 – General Physics I with Calculus Lecture & Labs
          and PHS 211 – College Physics Lab

Spring Semester – PHS 222 General Physics II with Calculus Lecture & Labs
          and PHS 312 – Modern Physics Lecture & Lab