Dr. Patrick S. Coppock


Dr. Patrick S. Coppock

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Office A-1081
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Dr. Coppock comes to Georgia Gwinnett College after teaching chemistry and physics in a range of venues. Prior to, and during his graduate work, he taught science in a private school and for Kaplan’s MCAT course. Since then, and before coming to GGC, he has taught or tutored general, organic and physical chemistry at Hillsborough Community College in Florida as well as at two Atlanta-area institutions, Oxford College and Emory University. Coppock is an active member of Providence Reformed Presbyterian Church in Covington and enjoys anything outdoors with his wife, children and other friends.


  • Doctorate – physical chemistry – Emory University
  • Master's – biochemistry – University of South Florida

Academic Interests

  • Molecular dynamics
  • Monte Carlo simulations
  • Statistical mechanics