Gary Cook

Senior Laboratory Coordinator and Instrumentation Manager

EDUCATION

The University of Southern Mississippi
Master Degree in Department of Science and Math Education (2007)
Emphasis:  Chemistry Education

The University of Southern Mississippi
Bachelor of Science Degree in Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry (1973)
Major:  Chemistry
Minor:  Science

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

The University of Southern Mississippi
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Senior Laboratory Coordinator and Instrumentation Manager (Fall 2009 – Present)

The University of Southern Mississippi
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Organic Laboratory Coordinator (Fall 1980 – Fall 2009)

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Supervise the lab for Analytical Chemistry (CHE 311L)
  • Instructor of the labs for Instrumental Analysis (CHE 411L), Inorganic Chemistry (CHE 431L), Physical Chemistry I (CHE 461L), and Physical Chemistry II (CHE 462L)
  • Maintain and repair major departmental instruments and equipment.
  • Instruct users on the operation of the major departmental instrumentation and equipment.