Susan Marine, Ph.D.

Dr. Susan Marine

Affiliate, Justice and Community Studies

Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry

216 Levey Hall


  • Ph.D., Physical Chemistry, Case Western Reserve University
  • M.S., Analytical Chemistry, Case Western Reserve University
  • B.S., Chemistry, John Carroll University


  • College Chemistry I
  • College Chemistry II
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Forensic Science Survey

Professional Affiliations

  • American Chemical Society
  • Iota Sigma Phi (National Honor Society of Women in Chemistry)
  • Two-Year College Chemistry Consortium

Recent Publications

Elisabeth Rukmini Goei, Susan Sonchik Marine, Richard T. Taylor, Angela French, Amanda E. Stewart. “Fluorous Solvents for Slow Chlorination and Bromination of Alcohols;” The Chemical Educator; Vol 19 , pp. 247-251 (2014).  DOI: 10.1007/s00897132565a 

Susan Sonchik Marine. “Designing a Study Abroad Course in Chemistry: Information from Three Different Courses to Europe;” Journal of Chemical Education Vol 90(2), pp 178-182 (2013); Article ASAP DOI: 10.1021/ed.200690.p with publication date Nov 21, 2012.

Jackie G. Webster, Susan S. Marine, Neil D. Danielson.  “Polyimide Polymer Glass-free Capillary Columns for Gas Chromatography;” Journal of Chromatographic Science, Vol. 49(7), pp. 447-456 (2011).

Janet L. Marshall, Susan S. Marine.  “Making Connections:  Linking Experiences in Undergraduate Chemistry Courses;” AURCO Spring Journal, pp. 81-94 (2011).

K. Kittredge, S.S. Marine, R.T. Taylor.  "Combinatorial Partial Hydrogenation Reaction of 4-Nitroacetophenone, an Undergraduate Organic Laboratory;" Journal of Chemical Education, Vol. 81(10), pp. 1494-1496 (2004). 

S.S. Marine. “Building Skills with Reiterative Lab Projects”; Journal of Chemical Education; Vol. 80(4), pp. 366-368 (2003).