Karl Peterson
Peterson, Karl

Karl Peterson

Chemistry Department Chair, Professor
member of graduate faculty

Office: 253a Centennial Science Hall
Phone: 715-425-3523

Email: karl.peterson@uwrf.edu


BS: University of Wisconsin-La Crosse-1992
PhD: Iowa State University-1997


My specialty is in synthetic organic chemistry.

Courses Taught:

  • Chemistry 110: Introduction to General Chemistry
  • Chemistry 120: General Chemistry 1
  • Chemistry 231: Organic Chemistry 1
  • Chemistry 232: Organic Chemistry 2
  • Chemistry 246: Synthetic and Analytical Techniques in Organic Chemistry 1
  • INTS 370-6: Science and Technology in Great Britain
  • Chemistry 789: Organic Chemistry of Compounds from Natural Source

Research Interests:

  • Natural product organic synthesis.
  • Synthetic methodology development.
  • Undergraduate laboratory experiments.