Ronald Starkey

Ronald Starkey

Adjunct Instructor

LS 429

Ron Starkey joined the UWGB faculty in 1969 and retired in 2005. Ron’s primary focus in his 36 year career was teaching organic chemistry.Ron developed and team taught several interdisciplinary courses including one on air pollution and another on ecology. For several summers, Ron taught a course titled Wilderness Ways, Survival of and Survival in Wilderness. This very popular course included a one week Boundary Water experience and counted to- ward Liberal Education Seminar credits. Ron also developed software to facilitate student access to computer simulations.


B.S. (1963), Augsburg; M.S. (1965); Ph.D. (1968), Michigan State