Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Faculty Emeritus: Andrew Jorgensen, Ph.D.

Associate Professor Emeritus

Office: BO 1096F
Phone: (419) 530-4579
Fax: (419) 530-4033

Professional Background:
B.S. 1970, Quincy College
Ph.D. 1976, University of Illinois at Chicago
Visiting Assistant Professor 1976-77, University of
Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Assistant Professor, 1977-81, Associate Professor   
1981-85, University of Southern Indiana
Visiting Researcher, 1983-84, Ecole Polytechnique, France
Assistant Professor, 1985-88, Allegheny College
Washington Fellow, Council of Scientific Society Presidents, 1994-95
Councilor for Toledo Section, American Chemical Society, 2001-2018
Senior Fellow, National Council for Science and the Environment, 2008-Present
Editorial Board Member, Encyclopedia of Earth, 2008-present
American Chemical Society Fellow, 2012-present
Visiting Professor, Leuphana University, Lueneburg Germany, 2014

Research Interests:
Chemical Education
Climate Change Education

Brief Summary of Causes, Consequences and Solutions to Climate Change

"A Comparison of Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Electric Vehicles to Emissions from Internal Combustion Vehicles" Dan Berger, Andy Jorgensen, Journal of Chemical Education, DOI 10.1021/acs.jchemed.5b00125, July, 2015

“Sustainability, Not Just Another Addition To Our Syllabus” Andy Jorgensen. Chapter in Sustainability in the Chemistry Curriculum, Middlecamp and Jorgensen, Co-Editors.  American Chemical Society Symposium Series, December, 2011, p.71-80.

American Chemical Society
National Council for Science and the Environment
Encyclopedia of Earth
Climate Change Education Project

Global Climate Disruption Presentation, January 23, 2018
Global Climate Change Presentation, September 16, 2013

NSF Videos on Climate Change

Last Updated: 6/27/22