Amman, Mark

Department: Physical and Life Sciences
Office Location:Physical and Health Sciences Bldg.
Office Phone: 607-587-3694


Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA

MS Nutrition  1983 

"The Influence of Maternal  Zinc Intake on a Subchronic Subclinical Lead Toxicity in the Suckling Rat", 1982

University of Pittsburgh, Johnstown, PA

BS  Biology/Chemistry  1975 

"Water Quality and Fish Populations on the Southfork of the Little Connemaugh River", 1974

Teaching Overview


General Chemistry

Chemical Principles

Applied Chemical Principles

Nutritional Biochemistry

Chemical Instrumentation

Genetic Engineering

Professional Experience

1983 – present                 Professor and Chair, Physical and Life Sciences Department, Alfred State College, Alfred, NY  14802


1981 – 1983                    Research Aide, Department of Poultry Science, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA  16802


1980 – 1981                    Instructor, Department of Nutrition, The Pennsylvania State University


1980 – 1981                    Research Assistant, Department of Nutrition, The Pennsylvania State University


1979 – 1980                    Teaching Assistant, Department of Nutrition, The Pennsylvania State University

Other Information

Additional Coursework

Advanced DNA Science, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1992

Polymer Chemistry, Rennselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1991

Recombinant DNA Techniques, Rochester Institute of Technology, 1990

Theory of Spectroscopy, Alfred University, 1990

Advanced Inorganic Chemistry, Alfred University, 1989

Advanced Analytical Chemistry, SUNY Buffalo, 1988


Professional Organizations

American Chemical Society, 1983

New York State Two-Year College Chemistry Teacher Association, 1985

Two Year College Chemistry Conference, 1986

Visiting Professor/Consultant

Brookhaven National Laboratory, Brookhaven, NY

Instituto Tecnologica Centroamericano, San Salvador, El Salvador

Friendship Dairies, Friendship, NY

Emsber and Woltag law firm, Wellsville, NY

Cosmetology Institute, Alfred, NY

Attica Correctional Facility, Attica, NY

Cornell University NYS Industrial and Labor Relations Institute, Corning, NY