Nicole Sandblom

Professor (Teaching)

Department of Chemistry

Contact information


Office: 403.210.9816


Office : SA144J


  • CHEM 209 - General Chemistry For Engineers

Research and teaching

Research interests

  • Chemical Education - How to help students learn about Chemistry, and, in large classes, how can technology help with this?
  • Scientific Writing - Teaching students to write clearly and concisely about a wide variety of scientific topics

Teaching interests

Dr. Sandblom's teaching responsibilities include undergraduate introductory chemistry courses along with the Faculty of Science's writing course. For the Natural Sciences Program, she teaches the introductory class and the capstone courses that include students from all disciplines in science. These courses focus on the nature of science as an endeavour, on the impact of science on society, and on the importance of scientific communication.