Associate Department Chair, Professor of Chemistry
Chemistry, College of Arts and Sciences
Started at Bethel
- Angelo State University - B.S., 1994
- University of Kentucky - Ph.D., 1999
Mahoney's research is in chemical education, both curriculum development and scholarship of teaching and learning projects. Mahoney is active with the POGIL (process-oriented guided inquiry learning) Project and has co-authored a collection of POGIL activities for the GOB (allied health) classroom available through Wiley. She has also assembled a national consortium of faculty to write inquiry laboratories for introductory courses. Her research projects focus on incorporating various learning styles in the classroom and providing engaging classroom experiences for underprepared students.