Faculty & Staff

The Department of Chemistry and Physics boasts an esteemed faculty of experienced and credentialed scientists. Both inside and outside the classroom they are directly involved with all aspects of educating our students.

  • Nancy E. Breen

    Areas of Expertise: Novel applications of LC-MS to the undergradauate curriculum. Fatty Acid Profiling of marine samples.

  • Clifford Murphy

    Areas of Expertise: Polymer Photophysics; Environmental Chemosensor Design; "Green" Chemistry in Materials Development

  • Jennifer Pearce

    Areas of Expertise: Biophysics, Non-linear Dynamics, Statistical Mechanics

  • Lauren Rossi

    Areas of Expertise: Synthesis and biological activity of natural products and their analogs

  • Cliff Timpson

    Areas of Expertise: Photochemical Storage of Solar Energy; Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Inorganic Transition Metal Complexes.

  • Adria C. Updike

    Areas of Expertise: Gamma ray bursts, supernovae, cosmic chemical evolution.

Adjunct Faculty