QEP Contacts

Research that Reaches Out (QEP) Office

Dr. Kathryn D. Kloepper, QEP Director

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Kathy is an Associate Professor of Chemistry in the College of Liberal Arts. She received the Innovations in Teaching Award in 2014 and was recently named the SGA Faculty Member of the Year. Since joining the faculty in 2009, she has worked with 16 undergraduates on analytical chemistry research projects. Recent scholarly work includes the characterization of biosurfactants; she also develops and evaluates strategies for increasing student participation and learning in the chemistry classroom

Contact: kloepper_kd@mercer.edu; 478-301-5308; Newton Hall 115

Ms. Hannah Vann, QEP Associate Director

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Hannah joined the QEP office from Mercer's Center for Community Engagement. She is a 2010 graduate of the College of Liberal Arts, a Fulbright Scholar, and a recipient of the 2010 Mercer University Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award. 

Contact: vann_hf@mercer.edu; 478-301-2887; Newton Hall 114


On-campus Connections

In order to carry out our Research that Reaches Out goals, the QEP office overlaps and regularly interacts with: