I am currently a laboratory director for the Analytical Sciences Division in the Department of Chemistry at UW-Madison. I am responsible for the laboratories associated with the analytical chemistry instrumentation courses at the advanced undergraduate and graduate levels. I have experiences with the use, maintenance and repair of a variety of analytical instruments including: FTIR, HPLC, NMR, GCMS, ICP-OES, UV-Vis, CE, Raman, fluorimeter, polarimeter and electrochemical potentiostats for CV and impedance spectroscopy. I am also the supervisor of the departmental electronics shop and I serve on the Department of Chemistry Safety Committee.
Awards and Honors
|Mentor Award, Graduate Student Faculty Liaison Committee||2012|
|Mid-Career Award, College of Letters & Science||2011|
|Exemplary Teaching at a Methodist Institution, The General Board of Higher Education and Ministry of the United Methodist Church||1998|
|Robert M. Brooker Teaching Award (Division of Science and Mathematics), University of Indianapolis||1997|