Department of Physics

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Sangho Nam

  • Adjunct Instructor
  • Phone: 401.874.9439
  • Fax: 401.874.9452
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  • Office Location: Rhode Island Nuclear Science Center / University of Rhode Island
    16 Reactor Road
    Narragansett, RI 02882


2014-present:  Assistant Director for Radiation and Reactor Safety, Rhode Island Nuclear Science Center.

2014-present: Radiation Safety Officer, University of Rhode Island.

2011-2014:  Assistant Radiation Safety Officer, University of Houston.

2000-2011:  Health Physicist, Radiation Safety Services, Inc.



2002:  Master’s degree in Health Physics (MHP), Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL

1999: B.E. in Nuclear Engineering, Chosun University, Kwangju, South Korea.



2013-present: Registered Radiation Protection Technologist
2012-present: Certified Laser Safety Officer
2000-present: DOT certified to ship Radioactive Materials
1999-present: Licensed in South Korea to handle Radioisotopes (RI licensee)

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