Dr. Sam Mason

Dr. Sam Mason
Dr. Sam Mason
Professor (Chair)
Science Center 340

Ph.D., University of Montana

Dr. Mason graduated cum laude from the University of Texas at Austin before completing her PhD in Chemistry at the University of Montana as a NASA Earth System Science scholar.

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Teaching Interests

Environmental Chemistry, Atmospheric Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Chemistry for Non-Majors

Research Interests

Plastic Pollution; Environmental Policy; Synthetic Chemicals in the Environment; Atmospheric Chemistry; Energy Sources; Applied Chemistry

Intellectual Contributions

  • Microplastic pollution is widely detected in US municipal wastewater treatment plant effluent (2016).