Technical Manager, Fuels and Lubricants (Retired)
 Downstream Technology & Project Development
 Phillips Petroleum Company
 Bartlesville, Oklahoma

 BS ChE 1968, UMR
 MS ChE 1970, UMR
 PhD ChE 1974, UMR

In 1973, Bob joined the Research and Development staff at Phillips Corporate Technology as a research engineer in the Hydrocarbon Processes Branch. He has had a number of assignments in research and development, business units, and is currently Manager of Refinery Processes and Products, where he was responsible for all refining research, development, and product technical support. He has authored and co-authored many technical papers and presentations, including several made for classes at UMR. Dr. Pahl is a member of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, the American Chemical Society, and the Society of Automotive Engineers. He served as a Phillips representative to the American Petroleum Institute, the Petroleum Environmental Research Foundation, the Coordinating Research Council, and the Auto/Oil Air Quality Improvement Research Program. At UMR, Bob served on and chaired the Advisory Council for the Chemical and Biological Department. Bob and his wife Ginny have been members of OGS since 1997 and reside in Bartlesville, Oklahoma. Bob was inducted into the Academy in 1997.