Dr. Ronald R. Oetgen

Professor Emeritus of Chemistry

 

Professor Emeritus of Chemistry
Ph.D. Organic Chemistry, Case Western Reserve University
Teaching areas: Biochemistry, Organic, General Chemistry for non-scientists, Nutrition
Joined Roanoke College faculty in 1967, retired in 2006.
e-mail:  broetgen@comcast.net  


TEACHING AREAS

CHEM 101, The Chemical Science
CHEM 140, Nutritional Chemistry
CHEM 222, Organic Chemistry II
CHEM 341, Biochemistry I
CHEM 342, Biochemistry II  

PROFESSIONAL INTERESTS
Revising and developing laboratory experiments in general and biochemistry
Enzyme studies, including isolation, purification, and enzyme kinetics studies
Analysis of nutrients in foods  

PERSONAL
My wife and I have lived in Salem for 30+ years. She is a retired kindergarten teacher for the Salem City Schools. I have two grown children who live and work in Ohio. My outside interests are reading and gardening.

 
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