Faculty

 

Professors
Raymond B. Scott  Scott-Ray11-99x133 Jepson 336
654-1409
rscott@umw.edu

Education: BA, Hartwick College; MS, Ph.D., University of Cincinnati

Courses: General Chemistry, Chemical Analysis

Research interests: Electrochemical systems, modified electrodes, environmental systems

Director of UMW Eagle Pipe Band

Charles M. Sharpless  C Sharpless Department Chair
Jepson 341
654-1405
csharple@umw.edu

Education: BA, The Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D. Duke University

Courses: General Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry, and Chemical Analysis

Research interests: Photochemistry in natural and engineered systems, chemistry of humic substances, environmental analysis, fate and remediation of anthropogenic pollutants.

Kelli M. Slunt kslunt-99x133 Jepson 337
654-1406
kslunt@umw.edu

Education: BS, Mary Washington College; Ph.D. University of Virginia

Awards: Outstanding Young Faculty Award, 2000 and J. Christopher Bill Outstanding Faculty Service Award, 2010

Courses: General Chemistry, Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry Laboratory, Seminar, FSEM

Research interests: DNA topology, Food chemistry, Chemical Education

Director of UMW Honors Program

Associate Professors
 Janet A. Asper jasper-99x133 Jepson 335
654-1143
jasper@umw.edu

Career AdvisorEducation: BS Ohio University; Ph.D. University of Pittsburgh

Courses: Organic Chemistry, General Chemistry, Experimental Methods in Chemistry, Seminar, FSEM

Research Interests: Bioorganic chemistry, organic methodology

K. Nicole Crowder ncrowder-99x133 Jepson 339
654-1411
ncrowder@umw.edu

Education: BS Sweet Briar College; Ph.D. Princeton University

Courses: Inorganic Chemistry, General Chemistry

Research Interests: surface modification for inorganic catalysis, biomedical implant applications

Leanna C. Giancarlo lgiancar-99x133 Jepson 336
654-1407
lgiancar@umw.edu

Education: BS, University of Scranton; Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania

Awards: Outstanding Young Faculty Award, 2004

Courses: General Chemistry, Physical Chemistry Lecture and Laboratory, Instrumental Analysis, Seminar, History of Science, FSEM

Research interests: Scanning Tunneling Microscopy, Surface Chemistry, Spectroscopic Studies of Molecular Interactions

Assistant Professors
E. Davis OldhamOldham_Davis_99x133 Jepson 338
654-1412
eoldham@umw.edu

Education: Ph.D. University of Illinois

Courses: Foundations of Chemistry, General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

Research interests: organic chemistry, environmental contaminants, enantioselective metabolism, drug discovery

Randall D. ReifReif_Randy_99x133 Jepson 300
654-5983
rreif@umw.edu

Education: B.A. St. Mary’s College of Maryland, Ph.D. Texas Tech University

Courses: Chemistry and Society, Chemical Analysis II, Biochemistry I Lecture and Laboratory

Research Interests: Microfluidics, Apoptosis, and RNA Nanotechnology

Adjunct Faculty
Matthew Cline, Bradford Gutting, Kenneth McGrath, Furqan Sami Jepson 301
654-1392
Courses: Chemistry and Society, and General Chemistry