Chemistry Professor

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Taela Cogman | (206) 781-7504 | 8372 SE Maple St


As an experienced Chemistry professor with over 8 years of teaching experience, I am adept in developing engaging lesson plans, developing and administering examinations, and providing feedback to students. I am experienced in developing and leading laboratory experiments, designing educational materials, and utilizing technology in the classroom to enhance student learning. I have extensive knowledge of chemistry principles and concepts, enabling me to effectively teach students of all levels. I have worked in both traditional and online classroom environments, allowing me to be comfortable with a variety of teaching and learning styles. I take great pride in my ability to build relationships with students, colleagues, and administrators, and to foster a positive learning environment.


Chemistry Professor at University of Washington, WAMar 2022 - Present

  • Authored over 50 peer-reviewed articles in prestigious chemistry journals.
  • Led research teams of up to 12 students at a time.
  • Presented findings at national and international conferences.
  • Actively participated in departmental committees.
  • Wrote successful grant proposals totaling over $2 million dollars in funding.
  • Taught undergraduate courses including General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, and Physical Chemistry.

Associate Chemistry Professor at Washington State University, WASep 2018 - Mar 2022

  • Authored over 50 peer-reviewed journal articles.
  • Presented research at over 30 national and international conferences.
  • Co-authored a book on analytical chemistry.
  • Led a team of 4 graduate students in original research projects.
  • Actively participated in departmental committees, including serving as chair of the Curriculum Committee for 3 years.
  • Taught 12 different undergraduate and graduate courses.

Assistant Chemistry Professor at Pacific Lutheran University, WAJul 2015 - Jul 2018

  • Led a research team of 4 graduate students and 2 undergraduate students that resulted in 3 peer-reviewed journal articles.
  • Wrote successful grant proposals to the National Science Foundation and the American Chemical Society totaling $250,000 in funding for my research program.
  • Taught General Chemistry to 400 undergraduates per year while maintaining a student evaluations rating of 4.5/5.0 (out of 5).
  • Advised 8 chemistry majors who all went on to graduate school or professional programs within 6 months of graduation.
  • Served as departmental liaison to industry, coordinating internships and job opportunities for our students with local employers.


PhD in Chemistry at University of Washington, WAAug 2011 - May 2015

In my PhD I have learned how to do independent research, how to think critically about scientific problems, and how to communicate my findings to others.


  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Biology
  • Engineering
  • Computer Science

Belle Kiesel | (614) 791-2057 | 1005 W. 7th St. Anderson, IN 46016


I am an experienced Chemistry Professor with over 8 years of teaching and research experience. I have a track record of success in developing and delivering innovative, rigorous and engaging lectures, labs, and seminars. I have a strong interest in working with students to develop their understanding of chemistry, and to increase their appreciation for the relevance of chemistry in their everyday lives. I am also experienced in developing and delivering innovative and engaging online course materials. I have a deep understanding of the importance of chemistry in our ever-changing world, and I strive to bring this knowledge to my students.


Chemistry Professor at Purdue University, INMay 2022 - Present

  • Authored a textbook on advanced inorganic chemistry that is used by universities across the country.
  • Developed a new method for synthesizing organic compounds that has been adopted by major chemical companies.
  • Presented papers at international conferences on my findings in the field of physical chemistry.
  • Wrote over 50 peer-reviewed articles published in leading scientific journals.
  • Was awarded tenure and promoted to Full Professor at XYZ University.
  • Served as Department Chair for 5 years.

Associate Chemistry Professor at , INSep 2019 - Mar 2022

  • Authored or co-authored over 50 peer-reviewed journal articles.
  • Led or co-led 3 major research projects, resulting in over $1 million in grant funding.
  • Delivered over 20 invited lectures at national and international conferences.
  • Served on the editorial board of 2 journals.
  • Chaired or served on 5 conference organizing committees.
  • Mentored 10 undergraduate students, 4 graduate students, and 2 postdoctoral fellows.

Assistant Chemistry Professor at Indiana University, INSep 2015 - Jul 2019

  • Wrote and published 4 papers in well-respected peer-reviewed journals.
  • Presented research at 3 national conferences.
  • Actively involved in the departmental curriculum development process, resulting in 2 new courses being added to the chemistry program.
  • Mentored 5 undergraduate students through independent research projects.
  • Awarded tenure and promoted to Associate Professor.


PhD in Chemistry at Indiana University BloomingtonAug 2011 - May 2015

I have learned how to effectively communicate research findings, how to work independently on long-term projects, and how to troubleshoot experiments.


  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Biology
  • Engineering
  • Computer Science