Office: Lab I, Room 2008
Phone: 360-867-5262
Lab: Lab II, Room 3241

Education & Experience:
Assistant Professor, Univ. of Nevada Las Vegas, 1997-2004
Postdoctoral Fellow, Calif. Institute of Technology, 1994-97
Ph.D., Chemistry, Montana State University, 1994
B.Sc., Cellular & Molecular Biology, Fort Lewis College, 1989

Teaching Interests:

Organic Chemistry
Spectral Interpretation

Molecule to Organism
Introduction to Natural Science
Undergraduate Research

Research Interests:

Organic synthesis methodology
Synthesis of potential therapeutic agents
Reaction dynamics and intermediate structure
Homogeneous asymmetric catalysis
Organometallic chemistry

Recreational Interests:

Aviation, Sports Cars, Football, Hiking, Biking, Travel & Aviation



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