Thomas Burkholder

Biography

Tom Burkholder is a professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Central Connecticut State University. Tom has chaired both the University Information Technology committee and Curriculum committee, where he designed and implemented the online submission forms for program and course changes. Tom is a physical chemist who has been doing computational chemistry on Unix and Linux sytems for almost 20 years. Recently, Tom has extended his experimentation with open source course management software into a 600 student trial to look at the efficacy of using Moodle at CCSU.