Susan Swope

Susan Swope

Professor of Chemistry; Department Chair

BS, Bates College; PhD, University of New Hampshire

About Professor Swope

Dr. Susan K. Swope received her BS in Chemistry from Bates College in Lewiston, Maine.  Prior to receiving her PhD in Chemistry from the University of New Hampshire, she worked in medical research labs at the University of Chicago and Georgetown University, where she began graduate work in physical chemistry.

At the University of New Hampshire, Dr. Swope was a member of the Chasteen research group, where her focus was in the area of physical biochemistry with a specialty in analytical spectroscopy.

Dr. Swope currently teaches courses in General Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Biotechnology as well as Laboratory Techniques and Introduction to Research.  She also directs undergraduate research projects for chemistry and biotechnology majors and serves as coordinator of the Biotechnology program.

Contact Us

Department of Atmospheric Science & Chemistry

Department Chair:
Susan Swope

Boyd Hall
Phone: 603-535-2325
Email: (Marsi Wisniewski, Administrative Assistant)
Fax: 603-535-2723

Mailing Address
17 High Street
MSC #48
Plymouth, NH 03264

Department News

2015 Distinguished Teaching Lecturer Award

Chemistry Spring Cook-out

ACS Student Chapter at PSU

Chemistry Fall Majors Gathering

National Chemistry Week