Saint Martin's University

Darrell Axtell

Darrell Axtell

Title and discipline: associate professor, chemistry; chair, natural sciences

Contact information
Office location: Old Main 105
Phone: 360-438-4313
Email: axtell_d@stmartin.edu

Areas of specialization: Dr. Axtell is an inorganic chemist by training, and has an interest in coordination chemistry, ligan synthesis and metallophthalocyanines and metalloporphyrins.


Areas of interest (professional / personal): Dr. Axtell is interested in chemical education at all levels and has worked actively with the International Baccalaureate. He is also knowledgeable in the area of chemical demonstrations and "chemical magic."

Education: B.A., Linfield College; Ph.D., Oregon State University.