Dr. Axup teaches first-year Chemistry courses as well as the upper-level course in Inorganic Chemistry.
His interests include life, the universe, and everything.
He is active in Chemistry Club and community outreach, especially the Kids and Chemistry Summer camp. Beware of marauding pirates, Arrgh!
Education and Training
- PhD, California Institute of Technology, Bioinorganic Photochemistry
- BS, Purdue University, Chemistry
CHEM 105 General Chemistry I
CHEM 106 General Chemistry II
CHEM 108 Intro to Chemical Research - Honors
CHEM 120 Chemistry of Art
CHEM 321 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
CHEM 428/9 Chemical Research I & II
American Chemical Society, Illinois-Iowa section
Midwest Association of Chemistry Teachers at Liberal Arts Colleges
United States Naval Institute
Rotary Club of the Illinois Quad Cities