Penn State Beaver faculty publication appears in environmental journal

November 07, 2014

Michael T. Hay, associate professor of chemistry at Penn State Beaver, is the co-author of a review article, “Analytical Methods for Pesticide Residues,” which appeared last month in Water Environment Research. The article is the 20th of his career.

Hay joined Penn State in 1999 and is the coordinator of the annual Penn State Beaver Science Challenge, which is open to students from area high schools every spring. He has also taught at Davidson College and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Hay is the recipient of the Penn State Beaver Advisory Board Sky Bank Excellence in Service Award and has conducted research for the American Chemical Society, Ashland Chemical Co. and Bowling Green State University.

He holds a doctorate and a master’s degree in chemistry from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Bowling Green State University. Hay can be contacted at or 724-773-3876.

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