Dr. Daniel D. Clark

DEGREES EARNED / CERTIFICATIONS / PROFESSIONAL TRAINING

  • B.S. Ed. Chemistry, Secondary Education –Clarion University of Pennsylvania
  • Ph.D. Chemistry – The Pennsylvania State University

PRIMARY COURSES TAUGHT

  • Chemical Principles (& labs)
  • General Chemistry (& labs)
  • Organic Chemistry (& labs)
  • Undergraduate Research

RESEARCH INTERESTS

     Chemical Education Topics

  • Development of practical approaches and improvements to established undergraduate laboratory exercises
  • Investigations towards original undergraduate laboratory exercises

    Organic & Bioorganic Chemistry

  • Routine small molecule synthesis and reaction analysis
  • Protein-protein and protein-small molecule interactions

MOST RECENT PUBLICATIONS / PRESENTATIONS

  • Clark, D. D  "Convenient and Inexpensive Insulation for Fractional Distillation Columns" World Journal of Chemical Education 2016, 4, 49-51.
  • Clark, D. D;  McFadden, P. D.; and Wilson, E. S. "An Improved Resolution of (±)-1-Phenylethylamine" The Chemical Educator, 2015, 20, 265–267
  • Clark, D. D. "In-T-Endo': A Mnemonic for Predicting the Relative Stereochemistry of Diels–Alder Reaction Products" The Chemical Educator 2011, 16, 281.
  • Clark, D. D. "Analysis and Identification of Acid-Base Indicator Dyes by Thin-Layer Chromatography" Journal of Chemical Education 2007, 84, 1186-1187.
  • Google Scholar Profile:    https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=QxNPk0oAAAAJ&hl=en

CURRENT PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • Pennsylvania Academy of Sciences (PAS)
  • Association of Pennsylvania State College University Faculties (APSCUF)
Last Updated 6/22/17