Douglas Goddard
Medical Physics Graduate Program

Doug Goddard, Student


  • Russell, KS


  • MS: Medical Sciences; University of Florida; Gainesville, FL
  • MS: Physics; Pittsburg State University; Pittsburg, KS
  • BS: Physics; Fort Hays University; Hays, KS

Doug became interested in medical physics when he learned about the underserved hospitals in the western high plains, the place he calls home.

Doug has previously worked for the Department of Defense as a civilian research scientist developing high energy laser weapons systems, laser sensors and instrumentation, and enhancing the understanding of laser bio-effects.

Leveraging his background in sensors and instrumentation. Doug plans to refocus his career into Diagnostic Imaging with intentions to serve the communities in his home state of Kansas and surrounding areas.

In Doug’s free time, he enjoys competitive shooting sports, flying with his wife and two boys in their Cessna, and cattle ranching.