Dr. Mary Ettel is a professor of chemistry at Wayne State College. She is one of the Charter members of WSC's Phi Kappa Phi. Before beginning at Wayne State in 1990, she was a research associate and visiting instructor at Utah State University.
She has been a member of the Nebraska Academy of Sciences (NAS) for 24 years, and serves as the Section Chair and Co-Editor of Proceedings of NAS. She has been a member of the American Chemical Society for 36 years and an associate of Sigma Xi for 31 years.
Ph.D., Inorganic Chemistry, Texas Tech University-Lubbock, 1989
B.A., Chemistry (minor in computer science), Central University of Iowa-Pella, 1976
Dr. Ettel's research interests include chemistry and art (materials and methods), novel applications of anodized surfaces, multi-nuclear NMR and polyphenolic metal complexes.