Associate Professor of Chemistry & Faculty Fellow - Pew Faculty Teaching and Learning Center
Office: 233 Padnos
BS Chemistry, University of Tennessee at Martin
M.S. Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge LA
PhD Chemical Education, Northern Colorado University
2015 - present Faculty Fellow, Pew Faculty Teaching and Learning Center, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI
2015 - present Associate Professor of Chemistry, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI
2009 - 2015 Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI
2007 - 2009 Science Teaching Fellow, Department of Chemistry and Science Education Initiative, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
1997 - 2007 Professor of Chemistry, Aims Community College, Greeley, CO
1992 - 1995 Chemistry Teacher, Episcopal High School, Baton Rouge, LA
Course design that focuses on conceptual understanding and development of assessment tools that measure student understanding.
Faculty Fellow Interests
Improving instruction in first-year courses through the use of research-based active learning pedagogical techniques.