Full-time Faculty

Aliaksei Boika, Ph.D,
Assistant Professor
Analytical Chemistry


William Donovan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Chemistry Education


Michael Konopka, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Physical & Biochemistry


David A. Modarelli, Ph.D.
Professor & Director,
Center for Laser & Optical Spectroscopy
Physical Organic Chemistry

George R. Newkome, Ph.D.
Professor Chemistry, Polymer Science & VP for Research and Dean of the Graduate School
Organic and Polymer Chemistry

Pang Photo Yi Pang, Ph.D.
The Lester E. & Kathleen A. Coleman Professor
Organic & Polymer Chemistry

Sailaja Paruchuri

Sailaja Paruchuri, Ph.D.
James L. & Martha J. Foght Assistant Professor

Perry Photo

David S. Perry, Ph.D.
Physical & Analytical Chemistry

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Leah Shriver, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Analytical, Biochemistry, & Biology


Adam W. Smith, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Physical Chemistry


Claire A. Tessier, Ph.D.
Inorganic & Materials Chemistry


Chrys Wesdemiotis, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor
Analytical & Polymer Chemistry


Wiley J. Youngs, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor
Inorganic, Organometallic & Organic Chemistry

Ziegler Photo Christopher J. Ziegler, Ph.D.
Professor & Chair
Inorganic, Bioinorganic & Materials Chemistry



Joint Faculty

Buldum PhotoAlper Buldum, Ph.D.
Associate Professor Physics
Lyuksyutov PhotoSergei Lyuksyutov, Ph.D.
Professor Physics
Jutta PhotoJutta Luettmer-Strathmann, Ph.D.
Associate Professor Physics
Mallik PhotoRobert R. Mallik, Ph.D.
Professor Physics



Jose Abutal 

Chemical Storekeeper

Venkat Dudipala, Ph.D.
Director of NMR Lab
Jean Garcia
Administrative Assistant
Nancy Homa
Administrative Assistant
HAMILTON 1 030113 F4099Bart Hamilton, Ph.D.Chemical Stores Manager Simon Stakleff
NMR Engineer
Todd A. Wagler, Ph.D.
Supervisor Chemical Laboratories

Emeritus Faculty

Kim Calvo, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus

Stephen D. Darling, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus

William G. Kofron, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus

Gerald F. Koser, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Edward C. Lim, Ph.D. 
Goodyear Professor, Emeritus

Ernst D. von Meerwall, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Peter L. Rinaldi, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus
Analytical Chemistry

Daniel Smith, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus

Michael J. Taschner, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus 
Organic Chemistry



EspeMatthew P. Espe, Ph.D. Associate Professor Analytical Chemistry

Faith Wyzgoski, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Dept. of Chemistry, OSU – Mansfield, wyzgoski.1@osu.edu

Ann Wiley, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Biology