Dr. Melanie Hauser

Associate Professor of Chemistry

B.S., Pennsylvania State University
M.S., Ph.D.,University of Oregon

Dr. Hauser completed her doctoral research studying selective calcium chelation by alpha-hydroxyketones and alpha-hydroxyamides.  Her current research interests include green (environmental benign) organic chemistry and new chemistry teaching methods.  I




Dr. Hauser teaches a variety of classes for STEM majors including General Chemistry I and II, Organic Chemistry I and II, and upper level research and Chemical Separations classes. In addition, Dr. Hauser is passionate about bringing chemistry to the liberal arts population as a whole, and has developed and taught the general education classes Chemistry in Art and Chemistry in Food.