Dr. David Bradstreet

Professor and Observatory/Planetarium Director

(610) 341-5945


  • Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania: Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • M.A., University of Pennsylvania: Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • B.S., Villanova University and Eastern College: Astronomy,Communications and Secondary Education

In addition to running the observatory and the planetarium for Eastern, Dr. Bradstreet teaches physics and astronomy courses. One of these is the honors course on cosmology, which is taken by all THC students in their third semester.

Dr. Bradstreet is involved with several organizations such as The American Astronomical Society, The International Amateur-Professional Photoelectric Photometry, The International Astronomical Union and Sigma Seta.

Dr. Bradstreet is married to Colleen Bradstreet, who also earned her undergraduate degree at Eastern. She has been serving EU as Music Department Executary since May, 2000. They have two sons, Andrew and Jonathan Bradstreet.

Eastern University THC Media Center
2008 Winner of the NCHC Small College Honors Web Site Competition


Templeton Honors College...

Christian Formation

Dr. Chris Hall Chancellor of Templeton Honors College...

Liberal Education

Dr. Phil Cary Scholar In Residence, Templeton Honors College...

The Great Books

Dr. R.J Snell Eastern University...


Dr. Laura Hartley Associate Dean, Templeton Honors College...


Dr Jonathan Yonan Associate Professor, Templeton Honors College...

THC Faculty

Katie Grisch Student, Templeton Honors College...

Time Management

Redmond Brubaker Student, Templeton Honors College...


Amanda McLaurin Student Templeton Honors College...