Dr.Stanley 'Stan' Dodds is an associate professor in the physics department at Rice University. Dodds received his B.S. from Harvey Mudd College in 1968 and a Ph.D. from Cornell University in 1975. Dodds is the current faculty sponsor of the Rice Chapter of the Society of Physics Students. Dodds also participated in Wiess College's 2009 Tabletop Theatre performance of West Side Story, where he played the role of "Doc".