About Us

Dr. Corinne Lehr

Associate Professor

Specialty

Analytical/Environmental Chemistry

Education

B.S. Chemistry -University of Calgary
Ph.D. Chemistry - University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
Post-doc - Montana State University

Office: Baker Center - Bldg 180 - 306C

Phone: (805) 756-1274

E-Mail: clehr@calpoly.edu

Website: http://chemweb.calpoly.edu/clehr/

Research Interests

  • Biogeochemistry of the toxic metalloids arsenic, antimony, selenium, and tellurium
  • Development of trace analytical methods such as HPLC-AAS to measure organometalloid species
  • Field measurements of organometalloid compounds in environments such as oceanic
    phytoplankton mats, hypersaline lakes, and hot springs
  • Isolation and investigation of microbes which can methylate metalloids