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Faculty & Staff

Will Lynch, Ph.D., Department Chair & Professor of Chemistry

Office: Statesboro Engineering Building, Room 2141C and Armstrong Science Center Room 2604
Phone: (912) 344-3144
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John DiCesare, Ph.D., Assistant Department Chair & Professor of Chemistry

Office: Chemistry & Nursing Building Room 2003B
Phone: (912) 478-0715
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Biochemistry and Chemistry

Karelle AikenProfessor, Organic Chemistry
Assistant Dean of Faculty Development, College of Sci. & Math.
Suzanne CarpenterAssociate Professor, Organic Chemistry
James CarterAssistant Professor, Biochemistry
Brent FeskeProfessor, Organic Chemistry,
Associate Dean of Research & External Affairs, Director of COSM Core Research Laboratory,  College of Science and Mathematics
Delana Gajdosik SchartnerProfessor, Analytical Chemistry, Assistant Vice President for Strategic Initiatives
Eric GatoAssociate Professor, Biochemistry
Michael O. HurstAssociate Professor, Biochemistry
José A. Jiménez    Assistant Professor, Materials/Physical Chemistry
Eric JohnsonLecturer
Jannet KocerhaAssistant Professor
Brian P. KoehlerAssociate Professor, Assistant Dean of Curriculum and Student Success, College of Science & Mathematics
Shainaz LandgeAssociate Professor, Organic Chemistry
Catherine MacGowanAssociate Professor, Chemical Education
Michele Davis McGibonyProfessor, Biochemistry
Weihua (Marshall) MingProfessor, Distinguished Chair in Materials Science
Beulah NarendrapurapuLecturer
Jeffrey A. OrvisProfessor, Inorganic Chemistry
Jessica N. OrvisAssociate Professor, Director of General Chemistry (Statesboro)
Tanesha OsbornePrincipal Lecturer
Clifford PadgettProfessor, Physical Chemistry
Lea PadgettPrincipal Lecturer, Organic Chemistry, Director of General Chemistry (Armstrong)
Rocio PerezAssistant Professor, Environmental / Analytical Chemistry
Brandon QuillianProfessor, Organic Chemistry
Rafael QuirinoProfessor, Organic Chemistry
Ria RamoutarSenior Lecturer
Yvonne RoachLecturer
Abid ShaikhAssociate Professor, Organic Chemistry
Nathaniel ShankAssociate Professor, Organic Chemistry
Mark Vincent dela CernaAssistant Professor, Biochemistry
Mitch WeilandProfessor, Biochemistry
Christine R. WhitlockProfessor, Organic Chemistry
Leah C. WilliamsLecturer
Parker WilliamsVisiting Instructor of Chemistry
Ji WuProfessor, Analytical Chemistry
Prosper ZigahVisiting Instructor of Chemistry
Glenda CorleySenior Administrative Assistant
Office: Chemistry & Nursing Bldg. Rm. 2003C
Phone: (912) 478-5681
Sandra FergusonChemistry Laboratory Coordinator
Office: Chemistry & Nursing Bldg. Rm. 1222B
Phone: (912) 478-5737
Thomas AndersonLaboratory Supervisor
Office: Chemistry & Nursing Bldg. Rm. 1222B
Phone: (912) 478-5737
Anna OglesbyLaboratory Coordinator
Phone: (912) 478-6040 

Physics and Astronomy

Dr. Monique AllerAssociate Professor
Dr. Dragos AmarieAssociate Professor
Dr. William BairdProfessor
Dr. Maxim DurachAssociate Professor
Dr. Mark EdwardsFuller E. Callaway Professor
Dr. Clayton HellerProfessor, Planetarium Director
Dr. Delena GatchAssociate Professor, Associate Vice President of Institutional Effectiveness and Accreditation
Dr. James HigdonProfessor
Dr. Sarah HigdonProfessor
Ms. Erica HillsnipeSenior Lecturer
Dr. Hau-Jian “Jason” LiuAssociate Professor
Dr. Li MaProfessor
Ms. Donna MullenaxPrincipal Lecturer
Dr. Kelly Patton Assistant Professor
Dr. Anastasia RusinaSenior Lecturer
Dr. Jeffery SecrestProfessor
Dr. Jorge Villa-VargasLecturer
Dr. Xiao-Jun WangProfessor
Ms. Susan HamiltonAdministrative Assistant
Phone: (912) 478-5292
Mr. Floyd LeachPhysics Lab Supervisor
Phone: (912) 314-4699
Mr. Dillon MarcyPlanetarium & Astronomy Laboratory Coordinator
Phone: (912) 478-0129

Last updated: 8/25/2023