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Chemistry Department faculty and staff



Full-Time Faculty


First row (l-r): Drs. Barnes, Kowalczyk, Pang, and Lesley
Second row (l-r): Drs. Coca, Kearns, and Webb
Not pictured: Drs. Ryder and Wang






Dr. M. J. Gerald Lesley
Inorganic Chemistry/

Organometallic Chemistry/General Chemistry

Dr. Greg Kowalczyk
Associate Professor

Environmental Chemistry/
General Chemistry

Dr. Jiongdong Pang
Associate Professor


Dr. Adiel Coca
Associate Professor
Organic Chemistry/Medicinal Chemistry

Dr. Jeffrey A. Webb
Department Chairman

Associate Professor
Chemical Education/General Chemistry

Dr. Ericka C. Barnes
Graduate Coordinator
Assistant Professor
Physical Chemistry/Computational Chemistry

Dr. James Kearns
Assistant Professor
Analytical Chemistry/General Chemistry 

Dr. Todd Ryder
Assistant Professor
Organic Chemistry/Medicinal Chemistry/General Chemistry 


For faculty research interests, please click here.



emeritus Faculty


Dr. William Condon,
Professor Emeritus
Analytical/Instrumental Chemistry

Dr. Nate Lerner,
Professor Emeritus
Organic Chemistry/Biochemistry/Medicinal Chemistry

Dr. Ronald Panicci,
Professor Emeritus
Organic Chemistry

Dr. George P. Puerscher,
Professor Emeritus
Analytical/Quantitative Analysis

Dr. Phillip Horrigan,
Professor Emeritus
Inorganic Chemistry

Dr. James Barrante,
Professor Emeritus
Physical Chemistry/General Chemistry 





Christine Anderson

Office: Academic Science Building 108
Phone: (203) 392-6260



Janet Sanford

Janet Sanford
Stockroom Manager


Office: JE 120
Phone: (203) 392-6274




Dr. Yigui WangDr. Yigui Wang
Laboratory Assistant


Office: JE 327 
Phone: (203) 392-6983