Dr. Daniel B. Caton, Ph.D.


  • BA-University of South Florida
  • MS-University of South Florida
  • PhD-University of Florida


I mainly teach courses in astronomy, including Introductory Astronomy (AST 1001/1002), Observational Techniques (AST 2001), Techniques in Astronomical Photometry (AST 3001), and Binary and Variable Stars (AST 2400).  I also teach a course in Public and School Outreach in Astronomy (AST 2300), which gives credit for helping with outreach events.



Title: He/Him/His, Director of Observatories, Professor
Department: Department of Physics and Astronomy

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-2446

Office address
Garwood Hall 321