Department of Chemistry

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    Primary Faculty

            Chair and Associate Chair

Mary D. Barkley      Mary D. Barkley
Chair of the Department of Chemistry
M. Roger Clapp University Professor of Arts & Sciences
Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biophysical Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Photochemistry, Physical Chemistry, Theoretical Chemistry
216.368.0602      Clapp 202
John D. Protasiewicz      John D. Protasiewicz
Associate Chair of the Department of Chemistry
Inorganic Chemistry, Materials & Energy, Organometallic Chemistry, Photochemistry, Catalysis, Computational Chemistry, Crystallography, Electrochemistry, Green Chemistry, Main Group Chemistry, Molecular Electronics, Nanotechnology, OLEDs, Optoelectronics, Physical Organic Chemistry, Polymers, Solar Energy, Solid-State Chemistry, Spectroscopy, Supramolecular Chemistry, Synthesis
216.368.5060      Millis 418A

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            Endowed Professors

Malcolm E. Kenney      Malcolm E. Kenney
Hinman Hurlbut Professor of Chemistry
Biochemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Materials & Energy, Medicinal Chemistry, Organometallic Chemistry, Photochemistry, Bio-Inorganic Chemistry, Computational Chemistry, Drug Delivery, Dyes & Pigments, Nanotechnology, Organosilicon Chemistry, Photodynamic Therapy, Polymers
216.368.3739      Millis 432

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Anthony J. Pearson      Anthony J. Pearson
Rudolph and Susan Rense Professor of Chemistry
Organic Chemistry, Organometallic Chemistry, Catalysis, Natural Products, Synthesis
216.368.5920      Millis 433A
Robert G. Salomon      Robert G. Salomon
Charles Fredrick Mabery Professor of Research in Chemistry
Biochemistry, Chemical Biology, Medicinal Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Bio-Organic Chemistry, Cellular Biology, Molecular Biology, Natural Products, Pharmacology, Synthesis
216.368.2592      Millis 212

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Daniel A. Scherson      Daniel A. Scherson
Frank Hovorka Professor of Chemistry
Director of the Ernest B. Yeager Center for Electrochemical Sciences
Analytical Chemistry, Materials, Physical Chemistry, Photochemistry, Electrochemistry
216.368.5186      Millis 227


Alfred B. Anderson      Alfred B. Anderson
Materials, Physical Chemistry, Electrocatalysis, Interfacial Phenomena, Catalysis, Theoretical Chemistry
216.368.5044      Millis 228
Clemens Burda      Clemens Burda
Photochemistry, Materials, Physical Chemistry, Nanochemistry, Bio- and Energy Applications, Biophysical and Biomedical Science and Engineering, Spectroscopy
216.368.5918      Millis 225B

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Irene Lee      Irene Lee
Biochemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Bio-Organic Chemistry
216.368.6001      Millis G24A

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Michael G. Zagorski      Michael G. Zagorski
Biochemistry, Biophysical Chemistry, Chemical Biology, Organic Chemistry, Beer Brewing, Bio-Organic Chemistry, Drug Delivery, NMR, Structural Biology
216.368.3706      Millis G27A

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            Associate Professors

James D. Burgess      James D. Burgess
Associate Professor
Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biophysical Chemistry, Materials, Medicinal Chemistry, Bio-Inorganic Chemistry, Electrochemistry
216.368.4490      Millis 225A
Carlos E. Crespo Hernández      Carlos E. Crespo Hernández
Associate Professor
Analytical Chemistry, Biophysical Chemistry, Energy, Photochemistry, Physical Chemistry, Chemical Dynamics and Kinetics, Computational Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry, Time-Resolved Spectroscopy
216.368.1911      Millis 219

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(photo placeholder for Thomas Gray)      Thomas Gray
Associate Professor
Organometallic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Energy
216.368.0991      Millis 411

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(photo placeholder for Mikhail Linetsky)      Mikhail D. Linetsky
Research Associate Professor
Biochemistry, Chemical Biology, Protein Chemistry, Post-Translational Protein Modification, Proteomics
216.368.2609      Millis 209
Gregory P. Tochtrop      Gregory P. Tochtrop
Associate Professor
Biochemistry, Biophysical Chemistry, Chemical Biology, Medicinal Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Bio-Organic Chemistry, Synthesis
216.368.2351      Millis 410A

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            Assistant Professors

Emily B. Pentzer      Emily B. Pentzer
Assistant Professor
Organic Chemistry, Materials & Energy, Polymers, Nanostructures, Self-Assembly, Composites
216.368.3697      Millis 418C

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Anna C. Samia      Anna C. Samia
Assistant Professor
Analytical Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Materials & Energy, Bio-Inorganic Chemistry, Functional Nanomaterials, Nanotheranostics
216.368.3852      Millis 225C

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Geneviève Sauvé      Geneviève Sauvé
Assistant Professor
Materials & Energy, Organic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Functional Polymers, Nanoscale Morphology, Organic Electronics, Solar Energy Conversion, Structure-Property Relationships
216.368.3665      Millis 418B

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Blanton S. Tolbert      Blanton S. Tolbert
Assistant Professor
Biochemistry, Biophysical Chemistry, Structural Biology
216.368.0605      Millis G22
Rajesh Viswanathan      Rajesh Viswanathan
Assistant Professor
Organic Chemistry, Protein Biochemistry, Chemical Biology, Chemical Synthesis and Characterization, Genetically-Encoded Natural Products, Molecular Biology, Microbial Genetics, Bioinformatics, Metabolic Pathways, Drug Discovery
216.368.3696      Millis 214

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            Instructors and Lecturers

Kenneth V. Adair      Kenneth V. Adair
Water Quality Analysis, Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy, Chemical Dynamics
216.368.3704      Millis 222A

Raul E. Juarez Hernandez      Raul E. Juarez Hernandez
Organic Chemistry, Chemical Education
216.368.3599      Millis 222A
(photo placeholder for Drew A. Meyer)      Drew A. Meyer
John Teagle Professorial Fellow in Chemistry and Instructor
Physical Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, X-Ray Spectroscopy, Chemical Education
216.368.2994      Clapp 203

Rekha Srinivasan      Rekha Srinivasan
Analytical Chemistry, Biophysical Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Chemical Education
216.368.3741      Clapp 204

    Secondary Faculty

Paul R. Carey      Paul R. Carey
Secondary faculty member
Professor, Department of Biochemistry
Biochemistry, Biophysical Chemistry, Microscopy / Imaging, Spectroscopy
216.368.0031      Wood W438

John W. Crabb      John W. Crabb
Secondary faculty member
Professor, Department of Cell Biology, Lerner Research Institute
Department of Ophthalmic Research, Cole Eye Institute
Chris Dealwis      Chris Dealwis
Secondary faculty member
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology
Biochemistry, Biophysics, Enzyme Catalysis, Pharmacology, Proteins
216.368.1300      Wood W333

Thomas A. Gerken      Thomas A. Gerken
Secondary faculty member
Professor, Division of Pediatric Pulmonology
Biochemistry, Biophysical Chemistry, Chemical Biology, Glycosylation, Protein Chemistry, Protein Structure
216.368.4556      BRB 823
Thomas J. Kelley      Thomas J. Kelley
Secondary faculty member
Associate Professor, Division of Pediatric Pulmonology
Biochemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Cellular Biology, Pharmacology
216.368.0831      BRB 833
Zheng-Rong Lu      Zheng-Rong Lu
Secondary faculty member
M. Frank and Margaret Domiter Rudy Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering
Drug Delivery, Molecular Imaging, Nanotechnology
216.368.0187     Wickenden 309

John J. Mieyal      John J. Mieyal
Secondary faculty member
Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Pharmacology
Biochemistry, Chemical Biology, Medicinal Chemistry, Bio-Organic Chemistry, Catalysis, Cellular Biology, Molecular Biology, Neurochemistry, Pharmacology
216.368.3383      RT300 Research Tower
Stuart J. Rowan      Stuart J. Rowan
Secondary faculty member
Professor, Department of Macromolecular Science & Engineering
Materials & Energy, Organic Chemistry, Photochemistry, Nanotechnology, Physical Organic Chemistry, Polymers, Supramolecular Chemistry, Synthesis
216.368.4242      K.H. Smith 519
David Schiraldi      David Schiraldi
Secondary faculty member
Professor and Chair, Department of Macromolecular Science & Engineering
Polymer synthesis and structure-property relationships, Condensation polymers, Polymer nanocomposites, Fuel cell durability, Polymerization catalysis, Transport phenomena and packaging applications, Polymer blends and complex polymer systems.
216.368.4172      K.H. Smith 314

Witold K. Surewicz      Witold K. Surewicz
Secondary faculty member
Professor, Department of Physiology & Biophysics
Biochemistry, Biophysical Chemistry, Neurochemistry, Spectroscopy
216.368.0139     SoM E535
Yanming Wang      Yanming Wang
Secondary faculty member
Associate Professor, Department of Radiology
Organic synthesis, Molecular probes for in vivo imaging
Lei Zhu      Lei Zhu
Secondary faculty member
Professor, Department of Macromolecular Science & Engineering
Polymer structure and morphology, Polymers for energy storage, Nanocomposites, Polymers for drug delivery
216.368.5861      K.H. Smith 312

    Adjunct Faculty

Ormond Brathwaite      Ormond Brathwaite
Adjunct Associate Professor
Professor, Department of Chemistry, Cuyahoga Community College
216.368.2603      Millis 216
Michael J. Kenney      Michael J. Kenney
Adjunct Associate Professor
Faculty Support & Academic Technology Leader, Information Technology Services
Analytical Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Application Development, Chemical Education, Computer Programming
216.368.3736      Clapp 203
M. Cather Simpson      M. Cather Simpson
Adjunct Associate Professor
Senior Lecturer, Department of Chemistry, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Biophysical Chemistry
09-373-7599 ext 82279

    Emeritus Faculty

Robert C. Dunbar      Robert C. Dunbar
Emeritus Professor
Chemical Biology, Biophysical Chemistry, Organometallic Chemistry, Photochemistry, Physical Chemistry, Astrochemistry, Chemical Kinetics, Computational Chemistry, Ion Chemistry, Spectroscopy, Theoretical Chemistry, Thermochemistry
216.368.3712      Millis 225D
Gilles Klopman      Gilles Klopman
Charles F. Mabery Professor Emeritus of Research in Chemistry
Director of the Laboratory for Decision Support Methodologies
Adjunct Professor of Environmental and Occupational Health, University of Pittsburgh
Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry, Bio-Organic Chemistry, Environmental Health Sciences, Medicinal Chemistry, Oncology, Theoretical Chemistry
216.368.3618      Millis 223

Gheorghe D. Mateescu      Gheorghe D. Mateescu
Emeritus Professor
Analytical Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Bioenergetics, MRI, Magnetic Resonance of Mitochondrial Metabolism
216.368.3668      Millis 225D
(placeholder)      Barry Miller
Frank Hovorka Professor Emeritus of Chemistry
Physical Chemistry, Electrochemistry
216.368.3668      Millis 225D
John E. Stuehr      John E. Stuehr
Emeritus Professor
Biochemistry, Biophysical Chemistry, Physical Chemistry
216.368.5099      Clapp 207
(placeholder)      Terry Swift
Emeritus Professor
Analytical Chemistry
216.368.3668      Millis 225D
Fred L. Urbach      Fred L. Urbach
Emeritus Professor
Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Bio-Inorganic Chemistry, Catalysis
216.368.3668      Millis 225D

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