Megan L. Nagel, PhD

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Office Phone: 412-675-9476
Office Location: Ostermayer Building 208
Mailing Address:
Penn State Greater Allegheny, 4000 University Drive, McKeesport, PA 15132

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Professor Nagel earned her doctorate studying Polymer Chemistry at Penn State University in 2006.  Since this time, she has become passionate about teaching undergraduate chemistry, research in chemical education and chemical analysis, and participating in outreach for aspiring scientists.

Professor Nagel was the recipient of the 2016 George W. Atherton Award for Excellence in Teaching.

Teaching Interests:

General chemistry I & 2 with lab, organic chemistry 1& 2 with lab, quantitative analysis, introductory forensic science

Class Class Title Days & Times Room
CHEM 112-001 (20825) Chem Princ II Mo We Fr 10:10AM - 11:00AM Ostermayer Laboratory 103
CHEM 113-001 (20865) Exper Chem II Tu 2:30PM - 5:30PM Ostermayer Laboratory 203
CHEM 212-001 (20954) Organic Chemistry II Mo We 11:15AM - 12:05PM Ostermayer Laboratory 103
    Fr 8:00AM - 10:50AM Ostermayer Laboratory 103
  Office Hours Mo Tu We Fr 1:15 - 2:30 or by Appt Ostermayter Laboratory 208
Research Interests
Development of interdisciplinary understanding of energy, metacognitive practices in the chemistry classroom, chemical analyis of everyday products