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Chemists engage in the discovery of matter that forms our universe. Gannon’s chemistry program will enrich your scientific curiosity by exposing
you to the wonders of the properties and transformations of matter, leading you to exciting careers in teaching, preserving the environment,
advocating scientific policies, and even solving crimes.
Gain real-world knowledge through a nationally recognized
curriculum based on American Chemical Society
recommendations. Specialized classes include:
Structural Biochemistry: Study the structure and
function of biologically important compounds including
amino acids, proteins, nucleic acids, enzymes, carbohydrates
Advanced Instrumental Analysis: Examine the major
instrumental methods used in analytical chemistry.
Organic Chemistry Laboratory: Study the reactions
of organic molecules and identify compounds using
Students will experience a high-quality scientific education
and advanced undergraduate research that will enable
success in the rigors of graduate school or their profession.
Gannon’s chemistry students can:
“The chemistry program has several different opportunities to get involved (in). Through my work-study position, I gained experience prepping chemicals, assisting in the laboratories, and grading laboratory reports. I have also gained valuable leadership opportunities through being the president of the Chemistry Club and Gamma Sigma Epsilon. The research opportunities available in the department are plentiful ... I attended the National Conference of Undergraduate Research (NCUR) during my sophomore and senior years.”
Phone: 814-871-7240Toll Free: 1-800-426-6668
Office Location:Gitnik Manse162 W. Sixth St.
Keith KriseAssociate ProfessorDirector, Chem. Engr.Prg.Chairperson
Ria BetushAssociate Professor
Kevin BurridgeAssistant Professor
Betty Jo ChitesterAssistant Professor
Matthew HeerbothAssociate Professor
Timothy LaherAssociate Professor
Christine SaberAssociate Professor
Natalie StanoAssistant Professor
Shawn FeiockAdjunct Lecturer
Mary MullenAdjunct Lecturer
Robert StallbaumAdjunct Lecturer
Cynthia WillisAdjunct Lecturer
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