Aisling O'Connor

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
Biology & Chemistry School of Health and Natural Sciences
Aisling O'Connor, Ph.D., Biology and Chemistry
978.665.3401 Office: Antonucci Science Complex 330
Office Hours
Fall 2020

TBA

Courses Taught

General Chemistry I (CHEM 1300)
General Chemistry II (CHEM 1400)
General Analytical Chemistry (CHEM 2400)
Forensic Chemistry (CHEM 4400)
Pre-Biochemistry I
Analytical Chemistry

Background

Graduate Certificate, UMass Lowell (Business), 2007
Ph.D., University of Limerick (Industrial Chemistry), 1998
BSC, University of Limerick (Industrial Chemistry), 1994

Green Chemistry Education
K–12 STEM Education
High Performance Liquid Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry
Environmental and Food Safety Analysis
Industrial Adoption of Green Chemistry
Heterogeneous Catalysis

Recent Presentations:

O'Connor, A. M. (2007, July). Analysis of Nerve Agent Degradation Products by UPLC/MS/MS. The Florida Pesticide Residue Workshop. St. Pete Beach, Florida.

O'Connor, A. (2007, August). Analysis of Perfluorinated Compounds by UPLC/MS/MS: Contamination Reduction Strategies. The National Environmental Monitoring Conference (NEMC). Cambridge, Massachusetts.

O'Connor, A. M. (2006, August). Enhancement of EPA Method 535: Resolving Alachlor and Acetochlor ESA Metabolites. The National Environmental Monitoring Conference. Arlington, Massachusetts.

O'Connor, A. M. (2011, July). A Green Chemistry Curriculum for Science Club for Girls. ChemEd 2011. Kalamazoo, Michigan.

O'Connor, A. M. (2007, February-March). Sample Screening Using LC/MS and LC/MS/MS Libraries. The Pittsburg Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy. Chicago, Illinois.

O'Connor, A. M. (2010, August). Service Learning in Chemistry for Non Majors. Biennial Conference on Chemical Education 2010. University of North Texas, Denton, Texas.

Graduate Certificate, UMass Lowell (Business), 2007
Ph.D., University of Limerick (Industrial Chemistry), 1998
BSC, University of Limerick (Industrial Chemistry), 1994

Graduate Certificate, UMass Lowell (Business), 2007
Ph.D., University of Limerick (Industrial Chemistry), 1998
BSC, University of Limerick (Industrial Chemistry), 1994