Faculty and Staff

Chemistry Faculty; Fall 2019

The faculty within the department of chemistry strive to provide students with a sound background in the fundamental areas of chemistry, coupled with an understanding of and exposure to modern instrumentation, encouraging them to be successful in the academic and career goals.

Dr. Adam Wanekaya

Analytical Chemistry, Nanomaterials in Sensing, Biological and Environmental Applications

Linda M. Allen

Linda M. Allen

Academic Administrative Assistant II

Dr. Gautam Bhattacharyya

Organic Chemistry, Chemistry Education Research Qualitative Research Methods, Representational Competence

Dr. Bryan E. Breyfogle

Electrochemistry of Materials, Chemical Education

Dr. Eric Bosch

Organic Chemistry, Crystal Engineering and Coordination Chemistry

Scott M. Curtis

Scott M. Curtis

Laboratory and Stores Supervisor - Chemistry

Marla D. Fritz

Marla D. Fritz

Administrative Assistant II
Academic Administrative Assistant I for Physics, Astronomy and Materials Science

Dr. Nikolay N. Gerasimchuk

Dr. Nikolay N. Gerasimchuk

Distinguished Professor
Matthew & Patricia Harthcock College of Natural & Applied Sciences Faculty Fellowship

Inorganic/Bioinorganic Chemistry - Oxime-Bearing Ligands and their metal complexes as biologically active compounds

Dr. Gary A. Meints

Physical/Biophysical Chemistry, NMR Spectroscopy of damaged DNA

Dr. Mark M. Richter

Analytical - Photoluminescence and Electrogenerated Chemiluminescence (ECL)

Dr. Cyren M. Rico

Analytical, Environmental, Ecological effects of nanomaterials and fluorinated compounds.

Dr. G. Alan Schick

Physical/Materials Chemistry - Colloid and Surface Chemistry, Organic thin films, Physical Properties of Polymers

Dr. Matthew R. Siebert

Theoretical Organic and Organometallic Chemistry

Dr. Erich D. Steinle

Analytical, Developing Sensors based on Nanotechnology and Electrochemistry

Dr. Fei Wang

Inorganic/Physical Chemistry, High-temperature Solid State Syntheses, Intermetallic Compounds, Thermoelectric Materials, First-principle Band Structure Computation

Dr. Keiichi Yoshimatsu

BIosensing, Fluorescent Sensing, Protein and Peptide Science, Polymer Chemistry