Mark Wathen

Faculty Member

Dr. Mark Wathen


Dr. Wathen is an Associate Professor of Science Education and Chemistry and is the program director of the Robert Noyce Teaching Scholarship Program at UVU. Dr. Wathen provides programmatic oversight and coordination on the scholarship program. He works closely with all science education majors as an instructor the Science Methods course and assists in the placement and supervision of science student teachers/interns and in monitoring and tracking new teachers. Dr. Wathen also oversees participant tracking and coordination with the external evaluator.


Ph D, University of Northern Colorado, 2008

Major: Chemical Education

MS, Utah State University, 2000

Major: Organic Chemistry

BS, Utah State University, 1996

Major: Chemistry

AS, Snow College, 1992


CHEM 1225

Principles of Chemistry II Laboratory, Spring 2024

EDSC 4850

Student Teaching Secondary, Spring 2024

EDSC 4850

Student Teaching Secondary, Spring 2024

SCIE 4220

Teaching Methods in Science II, Spring 2024


Graduate Dean’s Citation of Excellence

University of Northern Colorado - December, 2008