Department of Chemistry

Dr. Len Archer

Professor

B.S., Northwest Missouri State University
M.S. and Ph.D., University of Nebraska

816-271-4468
Agenstein Hall, 332
archer@missouriwestern.edu

Research Interests:

Inorganic Chemistry
Environmental applications of zeolites for waste stream remediation.
Supercritical fluid extraction method development
Presentations
Archer, L., 242nd National ACS Meeting, "Process for Construction of New Academic Chemistry Laboratories: It’s All in the Details," American Chemical Society, Denver, Colorado. (August 29, 2011).

Archer, L., 242nd National ACS meeting, "Process for Planning of New Academic Chemistry Laboratories: Getting all the Parties Involved," American Chemical Society, Denver, Colorado. (August 29, 2011).

Archer, L., Midwest Regional ACS Meeting, "Application of Zeolite Resins for the Remediation of Contaminant Ions in Wastewater," American Chemical Society, Kansas City, MO. (November 12, 2007).

Archer, L., Midwest Regional ACS Meeting, "Remediation of Heavy Metal Contamination from Wastewater Through the Use of Zeolite Resins," American Chemical Society, Kansas City, MO. (November 12, 2007).

Archer, L., 232nd National ACS Meeting, "Methods and Scenarios for Utilizing Digital Resources in the Teaching of Environmental Courses for Chemistry," American Chemical Society, San Francisco, CA. (August 26, 2006).

Archer, L., International Conference for First-Year Undergraduate Chemistry Education, "Dual Credit Chemistry Doesn't Have to be a Dirty Word. Getting the Most from a Dual Credit General Chemistry Course," ICUC, Champaign-Urbanna, IL. (August 26, 2005).

Archer, L., International Conference for First-Year Undergraduate Chemistry Education, "Using Instrumentation in First Year Laboratory-Helping Students Visualize the Practice of Chemistry," ICUC, Champaign-Urbana, IL. (August 26, 2005).

Archer, L. (Presenter & Author), Caldwell, B. (Author Only), Ducey, M. (Author Only), Hiley, S. (Author Only), Zweerink, G. (Author Only), First Year Undergraduate Chemistry Education International Conference, "Using Instrumentation in First Year Chemistry Laboratory - Helping Students Visualize the Practice of Chemistry," International Center for First Year Undergraduate Chemistry Education, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. (May 23, 2005).

Archer, L. (Presenter & Author), 227th National ACS Meeting, "Dual Credit - An Innovative Model for Teaching General Chemistry," American Chemical Society, New Orleans, LA. (March 14, 2003).
Funding and Awards
MWSU Alumni Association Distinguished Faculty Award, 2010