George Tuthill

George TuthillGeorge Tuthill
Graduate Teaching Lecturer, Educational Leadership
Phone: (603) 535-3267(603) 535-3267


George Tuthill came to Plymouth State University in 2007. Previously, he was a member of the faculty of Montana State University, where he taught physics and conducted research in statistical mechanics for over 30 years. He also served as the associate dean and interim dean of MSU’s College of Letters and Science. Tuthill is a frequent publisher, with work appearing in the Journal of Applied Physics, Mechanics of Materials, and the Journal of Computers in Mathematics and Science Teaching.

Degrees and Education
  • PhD, Theoretical Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • BA, Williams College

Research Interests
  • Statistical mechanical systems
  • Ferroelectric, piezoelectric, magnetic, polymer, and liquid crystalline systems

Awards and Distinctions
  • Chamber of Commerce Teaching Excellence Award, 1999
  • NASA Faculty Fellow, Lewis (now Glenn) Research Center, 1995
  • Chamber of Commerce Teaching Excellence Award, 1991
  • Phi Kappa Phi Distinguished Teaching Award, 1985
  • Danforth Graduate Fellow
  • Phi Beta Kappa
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