Geneva College
Kathleen Austin View All Faculty
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Disciplines/Field of Instruction

  • Science Education
  • Chemistry

Degrees Received

  • B.S. 1992 Mount Vernon Nazarene University
  • M. Ed. 1997 University of Cincinnati

Courses Taught

  • SCS110 - Lab Section of Introduction to Natural Sciences
  • SCS404 - Science Teaching Methods for Middle and Secondary Education Majors
  • EDU349 - Science Teaching Methods for Elementary Education Majors
  • CHM100 - Applied Chemistry
  • CHM111 - General College Chemistry


  • 8 years of part time teaching at Geneva College
  • 13 years of teaching at the high school/middle school level

Awards & Distinctions Received

  • National Board Certification for Adolescent and Young Adulthood Science/Chemistry 1998


  • SACP , member since 2008
  • Co-PI for the Noyce Grant entitled Geneva Preparing STEM Teachers. The grant was funded for $1,054,616.

Professional Societies

  • Protein Society
  • Society of Analytical Chemistry of Pittsburgh


  • My hobbies include hiking, kayaking, reading, gardening, reupholstering furniture, and scrapbooking.