Chemistry Faculty & Staff

We are pleased to welcome the following faculty to our department in August 2014.

Dr. Joshua Melko, Assistant Professor

 

Dr. Ujjwal Chakraborty, Laboratory Lecturer

 

Dr. Jennifer Williams, Laboratory Lecturer

 

Dr. Mahsa Hosseini, Visiting Assistant Professor

 

 

A complete list of Chemistry faculty and staff is below. Click on the names below for more information.

Tenured/Tenure Track Faculty

Dr. Radha Pyati, Associate Professor and Chair

Environmental and Analytical Chemistry

 

Dr. Kenneth Laali, Professor 

Mechanistic and Synthetic Organic/Organometallic Chemistry

 

Dr. Stuart Chalk, Associate Professor

Analytical Chemistry, Chemometrics, and Chemical Informatics

 

Dr. Michael Lufaso, Associate Professor

Inorganic and Materials Chemistry 

  

Dr. Corey Causey, Assistant Professor

Organic and Bio-Organic Chemistry

 

Dr. Jose Jimenez, Assistant Professor

Physical and General Chemistry

 

Dr. Bryan Knuckley, Assistant Professor

Biochemistry and General Chemistry

 

Dr. Christos Lampropoulos, Assistant Professor

Inorganic and Materials Chemistry

 

Dr. Amy Lane, Assistant Professor

Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Bio-Organic Chemistry

 

Dr. Joshua Melko, Assistant Professor

Physical Chemistry

 

Dr. Thomas 'TJ' Mullen, Assistant Professor

Analytical and Materials Chemistry

 

Laboratory Lecturer Faculty

Melissa Bush

Quantitative, Environmental, and Biological Chemistry

 

Dr. Ujjwal Chakraborty 

General and Organic Chemistry

Matt Davies

General and Organic Chemistry

 

Dr. David Nyquist

Organic, Biological, and General Chemistry

 

Dr. Robert Stern

General, Biological, and Organic Chemistry

 

Dr. Rick Troendle

General, Quantitative Chemistry, Physical, and Instrumental Analysis

 

Dr. Jennifer Williams

General Chemistry

 

Visiting Faculty 

Dr. Abdul Fauq

Visiting Laboratory Lecturer

General and Organic Chemistry

 

Dr. Mahsa Hosseini

Visiting Assistant Professor

General and Bio-Organic Chemistry

Support Staff

Dr. Chunqing "Nelson" Zhao

Analytical Instrumentation Facility Manager

 

Steve Shedd

Laboratory Manager

 

Caitlin Bernatt

Laboratory Technician

 

Katie Ovadia

Office Manager

 

Emeritus Faculty

Dr. Kunisi Venkatasubban (Venkat), Professor, currently Part-Time

Organic Chemistry, Past Chair of Chemistry and Physics

 

 Dr. Ray Bowman, Founding Director, UNF Environmental Center (retired)

Environmental and Biochemistry

 

 Dr. Edward Healy, Original Chair of Natural Sciences

Inorganic Chemistry

 

Postdoctoral and Research Associates