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Faculty & Staff


Interim Dean, College of Science and Mathematics (COSM) 

Will Lynch, Ph.D.
Interim COSM Dean & Professor of Chemistry
Office: Statesbroro Engineering Building, Room 2141C and Armstrong Science Center Room 2604
Phone: (912) 344-3144
Email: wlynch@georgiasouthern.edu.
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Interim Department Chair

John DiCesare, Ph.D.
Interim Department Chair & Professor of Chemistry
Office: Chemistry & Nursing Building Room 2003B
Phone: (912) 478-0715
Email: jdicesare@georgiasouthern.edu.
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Faculty and Staff

Karelle AikenProfessor, Organic Chemistry
Assistant Dean of Inclusive Excellence & Faculty Development, College of Sci. & Math.
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Allison AmonetteEmeritus Faculty, Physical Chemistry
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Beverly Briggs PenlandAssistant Professor, Analytical Chemistry
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Suzanne CarpenterAssociate Professor, Organic Chemistry
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James CarterAssistant Professor, Biochemistry
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Brent FeskeProfessor, Organic Chemistry,
Associate Dean of Research & External Affairs, Director of COSM Core Research Laboratory,  College of Science and Mathematics
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Delana Gajdosik-NivensProfessor, Analytical Chemistry, Assistant Vice President for Strategic Initiatives
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Eric GatoAssociate Professor, Biochemistry
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Gary GuilletAssociate Professor, Inorganic Chemistry
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Michael O. HurstAssociate Professor, Biochemistry
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José A. Jiménez    Assistant Professor, Materials/Physical Chemistry
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Eric JohnsonLecturer
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Jannet KocerhaAssistant Professor
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Brian P. KoehlerAssociate Professor, Assistant Dean of Curriculum and Student Success, College of Science & Mathematics
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Shainaz LandgeAssociate Professor, Organic Chemistry
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James M. LoBueAssociate Professor, Physical Chemistry
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Catherine MacGowanAssociate Professor, Chemical Education
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Michele Davis McGibonyProfessor, Biochemistry
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Weihua (Marshall) MingProfessor, Distinguished Chair in Materials Science
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Beulah NarendrapurapuLecturer
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Tyler NungesserVisiting Instructor of Chemistry
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Jeffrey A. OrvisProfessor, Inorganic Chemistry
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Jessica N. OrvisAssociate Professor, Director of General Chemistry (Statesboro)
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Tanesha OsborneSenior Lecturer
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Clifford PadgettProfessor, Physical Chemistry
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Lea PadgettSenior Lecturer, Organic Chemistry, Director of General Chemistry (Armstrong)
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Rocio PerezAssistant Professor, Environmental / Analytical Chemistry
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Brandon QuillianProfessor, Organic Chemistry
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Rafael QuirinoProfessor, Organic Chemistry
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Ria RamoutarSenior Lecturer
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Yvonne RoachLecturer
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Abid ShaikhAssociate Professor, Organic Chemistry
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Nathaniel ShankAssociate Professor, Organic Chemistry
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Amanda StewartAssociate Professor, Biochemistry
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Mark Vincent dela CernaAssistant Professor, Biochemistry
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Richard WallaceProfessor, Organic Chemistry
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Mitch WeilandProfessor, Biochemistry
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Christine R. WhitlockProfessor, Organic Chemistry
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Leah C. WilliamsLecturer
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Ji WuProfessor, Analytical Chemistry
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glenda_2017Glenda Corley
Senior Administrative Assistant
Office: Chemistry & Nursing Bldg. Rm. 2003C
Phone: (912) 478-5681
Email: gcorley@georgiasouthern.edu
Sandra Ferguson
Chemistry Laboratory Coordinator
Office: Chemistry & Nursing Bldg. Rm. 1222B
Phone: (912) 478-5737
Email: sferguson@georgiasouthern.edu
ThomasAndersonThomas Anderson
Laboratory Supervisor
Office: Chemistry & Nursing Bldg. Rm. 1222B
Phone: (912) 478-5737
Email:taanderson@georgiasouthern.edu
Anna Oglesby
Laboratory Coordinator
Email:aoglesby@georgiasouthern.edu

Last updated: 7/27/2021