Jeff Seela, Ph.D.

Residential Faculty - Chemistry

Physical Science

626-923-8456 (mobile)

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM9:00 AM - 10:30 AM9:00 AM - 10:30 AM9:00 AM - 10:30 AM8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM4:30 PM - 5:30 PM 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM 

Online

Online

Online

Online

Online

    By appointment

I also have office hours from 4:30 -5:30 pm on Thursdays. 

Classes Taught

Fall 2021

CHM130LL Fundamental Chemistry Laboratory 1 Credits
Laboratory experience in support of CHM130.
Prerequisites or Corequisites: A grade of "C" or better in CHM130.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
22952
Live Online
Live Online
Lab
08/27/2021 - 12/17/2021
Fr
11:00 AM - 1:50 PM

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 22952 Students may contact instructor at: jeff.seela@mesacc.edu

CHM151 General Chemistry I 3 Credits
Detailed study of principles of chemistry for science majors and students in pre-professional curricula.
Prerequisites: C or better in [(CHM130 and CHM130LL), or CHM130AA, or 1 yr high school chemistry taken in last 5 yrs] and (C or better in MAT151 or higher level math course, or satisfactory placement), or permission of Instructor/Departmnt/Division Chair
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
22956
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
08/23/2021 - 12/17/2021
MoWe
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at jeff.seela@mesacc.edu

22996
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021
TuTh
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at jeff.seela@mesacc.edu

CHM151LL General Chemistry I Laboratory 1 Credits
Laboratory experience in support of CHM150 or CHM151.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CHM150 or CHM151 or Corequisites: CHM150 or CHM151
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
22966
Live Online
Live Online
Lab
08/25/2021 - 12/17/2021
We
12:50 PM - 3:20 PM

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at jeff.seela@mesacc.edu

22999
Live Online
Live Online
Lab
08/26/2021 - 12/17/2021
Th
7:10 PM - 10:00 PM

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at jeff.seela@mesacc.edu

CHM235 General Organic Chemistry I 3 Credits
Rigorous introduction to chemistry of carbon-containing compounds. Reaction mechanisms and recent methods of synthesis emphasized.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in (CHM152 and CHM152LL), or CHM152AA, or (CHM154 and CHM154LL), or permission of the Instructor, or Department or Division Chair.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
22977
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021
TuTh
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Closed

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at jeff.seela@mesacc.edu

CHM235LL General Organic Chemistry I Laboratory 1 Credits
Laboratory experience in support of CHM235.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CHM235 or Corequisites: CHM235. Completion of prerequisites within the last two years recommended.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
22981
Live Online
Live Online
Lab
08/24/2021 - 12/17/2021
Tu
12:30 PM - 3:50 PM

Class Started

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at jeff.seela@mesacc.edu

Spring 2022

CHM151 General Chemistry I 3 Credits
Detailed study of principles of chemistry for science majors and students in pre-professional curricula.
Prerequisites: C or better in [(CHM130 and CHM130LL), or CHM130AA, or 1 yr high school chemistry taken in last 5 yrs] and (C or better in MAT151 or higher level math course, or satisfactory placement), or permission of Instructor/Departmnt/Division Chair
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29933
Red Mountain Campus
RDM P P108
In Person
Lecture
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022
TuTh
12:30 PM - 1:45 PM

Open

8 of 18
Seats Available

CHM151LL General Chemistry I Laboratory 1 Credits
Laboratory experience in support of CHM150 or CHM151.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CHM150 or CHM151 or Corequisites: CHM150 or CHM151
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29934
Red Mountain Campus
RDM P P113
In Person
Lab
01/20/2022 - 05/13/2022
Th
9:30 AM - 12:20 PM

Open

15 of 18
Seats Available

CHM152 General Chemistry II 3 Credits
A study of the chemical properties of the major groups of elements, equilibrium theory, thermodynamics, electrochemistry, and other selected topics.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in [(CHM150 or CHM151) and CHM151LL], or CHM150AA, or CHM151AA, or permission of the Instructor, or Department or Division Chair.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28637
Red Mountain Campus
RDM P P108
In Person
Lecture
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022
TuTh
8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Open

15 of 18
Seats Available

CHM152LL General Chemistry II Laboratory 1 Credits
Laboratory experience in support of CHM152.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CHM152 or Corequisites: CHM152.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28720
Red Mountain Campus
RDM P P113
In Person
Lab
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022
Tu
9:30 AM - 12:20 PM

Open

15 of 18
Seats Available

CHM236 General Organic Chemistry IIA 3 Credits
Study of chemistry of carbon-containing compounds continued. Structural determination and additional reaction mechanisms and modern methods of synthesis emphasized.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CHM235 and CHM235LL, or permission of the Instructor, or Department or Division Chair.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28645
Red Mountain Campus
RDM P P108
In Person
Lecture
01/19/2022 - 05/13/2022
MoWe
12:30 PM - 1:45 PM

Open

23 of 24
Seats Available

CHM236LL General Organic Chemistry IIA Laboratory 1 Credits
Laboratory experience in support of CHM236.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CHM236 or Corequisites: CHM236. Completion of prerequisites within the last two years recommended.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28646
Red Mountain Campus
RDM P P113
In Person
Lab
01/19/2022 - 05/13/2022
We
8:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Open

14 of 18
Seats Available

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