News from the Chair

P&A Welcomes Three New Staff Members

Anca-Monia ConstantinescuMonia Constantinescu
Teaching Lab Supervisor
Lisa-Marie JohnsonLisa Marie Johnson
Accountant II
Joseph ReichertJoseph Reichert

We recently welcomed three new members of the department staff!

Teaching Lab Coordinator

Anca-Monia Constantinescu is settling in as our new Advanced Teaching Lab Coordinator. She has a wealth of experience with all kinds of lab equipment and is ready to help our education mission.

Accountant II

Lisa-Marie Johnson is our new Accountant.

With over 26 years of accounting experience, Lisa Marie has been with UNM for seven years, previously with the Maxwell Museum of Anthropology department and the Student Financial Aid Office.

In her personal time, Lisa Marie enjoys volunteering with the Arts Ambassadors at Popejoy Hall, and various outdoor non-profit organizations that help improve outdoor trails and facilities for outdoor enthusiasts in New Mexico.


Our new Machinist, Joseph Reichert, comes to us with many years of experience from Los Alamos National Laboratory where he received a Journeyman Prototype Machinist certificate in 2006.

He earned his Juris Doctor from UNM School of Law and graduated with a BA in History/Philosophy from Tulane University in 1978.

Department of Physics and Astronomy
The University of New Mexico
Physics, Astronomy, and Interdisciplinary Sciences building (PAÍS)
210 Yale NE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
505-277-1520 fax