Faculty & Staff

Chemistry Statistics

  • Ratio of majors to full-time department faculty: 4:1
  • Average class size, introductory: 60
  • Average class size, advanced: 15



Selected Faculty Publications and Achievements

  • Dr. Persichini recently authored “Carbon-Carbon Bond Formation via Boron Mediated Transfer” in Current Organic Chemistry and has been named as a co-organizer of an international conference titled “Latest Trends in Organic Synthesis.”
  • Dr. Murphree co-authored a book entitled Practical Microwave Synthesis for Organic Chemists.
  • Dr. Persichini co-authored “Phospholipid Tubules II” in the Journal of the American Chemical Society, and he has given four invited talks in the last several years.
  • Dr. Deckert co-authored, with students Kelley A. Anderson, Kate M. Mullaugh and Christine Delaney, “A Comprehensive Study of the Formation and Reaction of a Tethered N-hydroxysulfosuccinimidyl Ester Utilized To Covalently Tether Proteins to Surfaces,” in J. Phys. Chem. B. 108 (2004) 15808-15814.