Ed Naessens

Ed Naessens is the upper school physics and engineering teacher. He has a BS degree in Nuclear Physics from the United States Military Academy (Class of 1981), an MS degree in physics from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), and earned his PhD in Nuclear Engineering and Science from RPI in 1999. Naessens is a retired Brigadier General from the US Army, retiring after 38 years of service with his last 12 years serving as the Head of the Department of Physics and Nuclear Engineering at West Point. Naessens also serves as an assistant coach for the CFA Middle School Lacrosse team.