Chemistry & Biochemistry Faculty
Bancroft, Senetta F., Assistant Professor, Ph.D., University of Akron, 2014; 2016. Chemical eduation; Science teaching methods; Science teacher beliefs; and STEM student persistence in higher education.
Bausch, Mark J., Associate Professor, Emeritus, Ph.D., Northwestern University, 1982; 1987. Organic radical anion basicities, radical acidities, stability of organic cations.
Davis, Joe M., Professor, Emeritus, Ph.D., University of Utah, 1985; 1987.
Deria, Pravas, Assistant Professor, Ph. D., University of Pennsylvania, 2009; 2015. Inorganic chemistry, materials chemistry, synthetic chemistry, spectroscopy of self-assembled materials, chemical and electrochemical catalysis.
Du, Zhihua, Associate Professor, Ph.D., University of TexasAustin, 1997; 2009. Structural biology, NMR and X-ray crystallography, synthetic biology, bioinformatics.
Gagnon, Keith T., Assistant Professor, Ph.D., North Carolina State University,2007; 2014. Biochemistry of nucleic acids, RNA and DNA-protein interactions in biology and disease.
Gao, Yong, Associate Professor, Ph.D., University of Alberta, 1998; 2000. Bio-organic chemistry; medicinal chemistry; biomaterials.
Ge, Qingfeng, Professor, Ph.D., Tianjing University, 1991; 2003. Physical/Materials Chemistry, computational chemistry, surface science, kinetics and catalysis, catalysis for environment and energy.
Goodson, Boyd M., Professor, Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1999; 2002. Structure and dynamics of molecules and proteins, optical/nuclear double resonance, NMR and MRI, quantum computation.
Hinckley, Conrad C., Professor, Emeritus, Ph.D., University of Texas, 1964; 1966.
Hou, Yuqing, Research Assistant Professor, Ph.D., Southern Illinois University Carbondale, 1997; 1998.
Kinsel, Gary R., Professor, Ph.D., University of Colorado Boulder, 1989; 2005. Analytical Chemistry, MALDI and ESI mass spectrometry, RF plasmapolymers, biomaterials, proteomics, microfluidics, surface analysis.
Kohli, Punit, Professor, Ph.D., Michigan State University, 2000; 2004. Bionanoscience, transport through nanotubes, materials and surface chemistry.
Koropchak, John A., Professor, Emeritus, Ph.D., University of Georgia, 1980; 1984.
Koster, David F., Professor, Emeritus, Ph.D., Texas A&M University, 1965; 1967.
McCarroll, Matthew E., Professor, Ph.D., University of Idaho, 1998; 2000. Analytical, molecular spectroscopy, fluorescence sensors, chiral and molecular recognition, capillary electrophoresis.
Moran, Sean D., Assistant Professor, Ph.D., Columbia University, 2008; 2014. Biophysical chemistry, biomolecular dynamics, and ultrafast infrared spectroscopy.
Plunkett, Kyle, Associate Professor, Ph.D., University of Illinois, 2005; 2010. Organic chemistry, polymers, organic electronic materials, surface chemistry.
Shamsi, Mohtashim H., Assistant Professor, Ph.D., University of Toronto, 2012; 2015. Electroanalytical Chemistry; Biosensors; Microfluidics; Printing based device fabrication.
Smith, Gerard V., Professor, Emeritus, Ph.D., University of Arkansas, 1959; 1966.
Suni, Ian I., Professor, Ph.D., Harvard University, 1992; 2013. Electrochemistry, including applications to biosensing, thin film growth, nonomaterials, and corrosion.
Trimble, Russell F., Professor, Emeritus, Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1952; 1954.
Tyrrell, James, Professor, Emeritus, Ph.D., University of Glasgow, 1963; 1967.
Wang, Lichang, Professor and Chair, Ph.D., University of Copenhagen, 1993; 2001. Physical, theoretical/computational chemistry, transition metal nanoparticles, organic photoelectronic materials, polymers, and biomolecules.