Contact Information
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Macalester College
1600 Grand Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55105
Tel: (651) 696-6798
Fax: (651) 696-6122
Email: jcannon[at]macalester[dot]edu
URL: http://www.macalester.edu/~jcannon

Personal Information
Place of birth: Sioux City, IA, USA
Date of birth: July 7, 1976
Citizenship: USA
Education
University of Minnesota:
Ph.D., Astrophysics, 2004 (Dissertation advisor: Prof. Evan D. Skillman)
University of Iowa:
B.S., Physics & Astronomy, 1999
Employment
2013 - Present: Associate Professor
Department of Physics and Astronomy, Macalester College
2007 - 2013: Assistant Professor
Department of Physics and Astronomy, Macalester College
2006 - 2007: Visiting Assistant Professor and Postdoctoral Research Scientist
Astronomy Department, Wesleyan University
2004 - 2006: Postdoctoral Research Scientist
Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie
2001 - 2004: NASA Graduate Student Researchers Program Fellow
Department of Astronomy, University of Minnesota
1999 - 2004: Research Associate
Department of Astronomy, University of Minnesota
1997 - 1999: Undergraduate Research Assistant
Department of Physics & Astronomy, University of Iowa
Fellowships and Awards
NASA Graduate Student Researchers Program Fellowship, 2001 - 2004
Professional Associations
American Astronomical Society
International Astronomical Union
Service
Scientific journal refereeing
Telescope time allocation committees
Funding review panels
Public Outreach
Astronomer, Project Astro public outreach program, Wesleyan University (2006-2007)
Inititated and coordinated Universe in the Park public outreach program, University of Minnesota (2000-2002)
Coordinator of public outreach program, Department of Astronomy, University of Minnesota (1999-2000)
Fields of Interest
Dwarf galaxy formation and evolution
Physics and astronomy education
References
Available upon request