Dr. Cynthia Powell

Contact Information:

Foster Science Building Room 256B
Address: ACU Box 28132, Abilene, TX 79699
Email: powellc@acu.edu
Phone: 325-674-2864
Fax: 325-674-6988

Education B.S. Abilene Christian University, 1981
M.S. Texas A&M University, 1984
Ph.D. University of North Texas, 2010

Honors 1980 - Alpha Chi Honor Society, ACU
1981 - Paul C. Witt Award, ACU
1981 - Phi Lambda Upsilon (Honorary Chemistry Society), A&M
1983 - Graduate Teaching Award in General Chemistry, A&M
1984 - Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, A&M
2000 - Outstanding Part-Time Professor, College of Arts and Sciences, ACU


Synthesis of organometallic transition-metal complexes; chemical education; educational technology

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