Dr. Kathleen Brunke, Professor

Office: Forbes 3032                                                       
Phone: 757.594.7063
Email: kbrunke@cnu.edu

General Chemistry
Introductory Chemistry
Instrumental Analysis
Organic Chemistry,
Environmental Chemistry

Dr. Kathleen Brunke

B.S.    Portland State University
Ph.D.  Montana State University

Kathleen Brunke is a professor of chemistry. She teaches organic chemistry, introductory chemistry, environmental chemistry and advanced organic chemistry. Her research is related to the chemistry of wetland plants and ion and gas chromatograph and other environmental areas.

Research Areas
  • Monitoring of the USS Monitor Artifacts at the Mariner's Museum using Ion Chromatography
  • Analysis of atmospheric nitrates and sulfates
  • Analysis of environmental samples
  • Projects involving Gas chromatography:
  • Data Analysis of Atmospheric Aerosol Measurement from a Airborne Platform