Andrew Overholt

Andrew Overholt
About This Author

Dr. Andrew Overholt is the Associate Professor of Physics, MidAmerica Nazarene University.


  • PhD, Physics, 2013, University of Kansas
  • MS, Physics, 2010, University of Kansas
  • BS, Physics, 2005, Southern Nazarene University

"I appreciate the opportunity to share my passion for God and His amazing creation with every student with whom I come into contact. God has surrounded us with amazing beauty and given us the minds to comprehend it. I am so glad I get to share that journey of comprehension with my students."

Awards and Honors:

  • Outstanding Poster, University of Kansas Graduate Research Competition, 2013
  • First place, Sigma Xi Research Competition, 2013
  • Awarded Honors for PhD dissertation, University of Kansas, 2013
  • Prize for First Place, PhD Oral Presentation, Kansas Academy of Science, 2012
  • Outstanding Master's Thesis, University of Kansas, 2011