Department Chair

Marc Zimmer, Jean C. Tempel '65 Professor of Chemistry, Chair of the Chemistry Department

Marc Zimmer

Jean C. Tempel '65 Professor of Chemistry, Chair of the Chemistry Department

Computational chemistry • Fluorescent proteins


Faculty

Bruce Branchini, Hans and Ella McCollum '21 Vahlteich Professor of Chemistry

Bruce Branchini

Hans and Ella McCollum '21 Vahlteich Professor of Chemistry

(On sabbatical, Spring 2019)

Firefly bioluminescence • Development of improved reagents for imaging genetic activity • Synthesis of bioluminescent compounds • Protein nuclear magnetic resonance


Stanton Ching, Margaret W. Kelly Professor of Chemistry

Stanton Ching

Margaret W. Kelly Professor of Chemistry

Inorganic materials chemistry • Electrochemistry


Vicki Fontneau, Senior Lecturer in Chemistry

Vicki Fontneau

Senior Lecturer in Chemistry

Protein biochemistry • Laboratory safety • Chemistry education


Timo V. Ovaska, Hans & Ella McCollum '21 Vahlteich Professor of Chemistry

Timo V. Ovaska

Hans & Ella McCollum '21 Vahlteich Professor of Chemistry

Organic chemistry


Tanya L. Schneider, Associate Professor of Chemistry

Tanya L. Schneider

Associate Professor of Chemistry

(On sabbatical, Academic Year 2018-2019)

Biosynthesis of natural products • Antibiotic resistance • Quorum sensing


Jacob Stewart, Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Jacob Stewart

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

(On sabbatical, Spring 2019)

Physical chemistry • Laser spectroscopy • Atmospheric chemistry


Emily Tarsis

Lecturer in Chemistry

Synthetic organic chemistry • General chemistry

Tara Southworth

Senior Research Technician

Katherine Launer-Felty

Visiting Assistant Professor


Staff

 , Academic Department Assistant

Paula Orbe

Academic Department Assistant


David K. Lewis, Margaret W. Kelly Professor of Chemistry, Emeritus, Interim President 2001

David K. Lewis

Margaret W. Kelly Professor of Chemistry, Emeritus, Interim President 2001

Physical chemistry • Gas phase reaction kinetics • Rates and mechanisms of prototype chemical reactions • Ultra-high resolution molecular spectroscopy, using tunable diode infrared lasers • Atmospheric chemistry and physics


Maureen Ronau, Senior Lecturer Emeritus in Chemistry

Maureen Ronau

Senior Lecturer Emeritus in Chemistry

Analytical chemistry • Organic chemistry


David Cullen

Professor Emeritus of Chemistry

Colleen Kaczmarek

Lecturer