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L. Alan Fossett, Ph.D.

Professor of Chemistry

Office Phone: (951) 343-4265
Office Location: James Building, 460
Office Hours:

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
Ph.D. Chemistry University of California, Davis 1987
B.S. Chemistry Northwest Nazarene College 1982

Courses Taught


* CHE102, Fundamentals of Chemistry
* CHE112, Organic and Biochemistry for the Health Sciences with Lab
* CHE 351 and 352, Organic Chemistry I and II
* CHE 341, Inorganic Chemistry
* CHE 343, Biochemistry
* CHE 115 and 125, General Chemistry I and II
* CHE 321, Analytical Chemistry


* PSC133, Survey of Physical Science
* PSC151, Introduction to the Geosciences


Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

Inorganic Chemistry, especially Transitional Metal Organometallic Chemistry and Chemical Education


Teaching Experience

* California Baptist University, over 25 years
* Northwest Nazarene College, Spring, 1988
* The College of Idaho, Fall, 1987


Church Membership & Activities

* Arlington Avenue Church of the Nazarene, Riverside, CA:
* Worship Leader and Music Coordinator
* Choir member
* Church Board member