Colorado Christian University
Dr. Christa Koval

Dr. Christa Koval

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Degrees and Experience
  • Ph.D. Chemistry (University of Colorado)
  • M.S. Analytical Chemistry (California State University at Fresno)
  • B.S. Chemistry (Hope College)
  • Post-doctoral research in synthesis of ruthenium compounds (University of Colorado at Boulder)
Biography and Professional Achievements

Dr. Christa Koval stresses God as Creator and focuses on the privilege students and faculty have to gain some insight into how He made things work. She also stresses how knowledge in the sciences can be extremely useful and practical in the mission field.

Dr. Koval has written for a general chemistry textbook (Silberberg). She was also a member of the organizational committee for the 2nd FYI Chemistry Conference (ICUC sponsored): First-Year Undergraduate Chemistry Education International Conference; Global Communication for a Substainable World, University of Colorado at Boulder (2007).

Presentations
  • Presented a paper and hosted a symposium at FYI Chemistry Conference (ICUC sponsored): First-Year Undergraduate Chemistry Education International Conference; Global Communication for a Sustainable World, University of Colorado at Boulder, 2007
  • Presented a paper titled "The Crisis of the University: Freedom, Tolerance, & the Pursuit of Truth" at the National Faculty Forum Conference, University of Colorado at Boulder, 2007. This conference was sponsored by the C. S. Lewis Foundation and The Center for Western Civilization, University of Colorado at Boulder