B.A., Kalamazoo College; Ph.D., The University of Michigan



General Physics, Physical Science, Astronomy


Dr. Fischer teaches a variety of physics-related courses at the Mount including Physics, Physical Science, Astronomy, The Science of Musical Sound, and Forensic Science. His research at the Mount has focused on the physics of fungal spore production and dispersal, done in collaboration with researchers at Miami University. 

While not teaching, Dr. Fischer plays trumpet in several local bands.