211D Whitmore Laboratory
- Senior Lecturer and Director for Excellence in ECOS
B.S., Utica College, 1984
Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University, 1990.
Postdoctoral Position, The Pennsylvania State University Fuel Science 1990-1991
Honors and Awards:
Dan Waugh Teaching Award - Department of Chemistry, The Pennsylvania State University, 1986
Outstanding Research Award - Energy Institute, The Pennsylvania State University, 1997
Development of Research Projects in Undergraduate Laboratory Courses
introduction of research methodologies in the undergraduate laboratory
provides students with an opportunity to experience independent problem
based learning in a research setting. The projects are designed to
expose the students to the following topics: searching and reading
chemical literature, proposal writing, time management, team building,
laboratory bench techniques, modern chemical analyses, formal report
writing and poster presentations.
Chemical Education: The development of bioorganic laboratory
curriculum, the integration of instrumentation in laboratory
curriculum, and the development of interactive problem based science
curriculum for K-12 students.