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Department of Chemistry

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Faculty and Staff


Abrams, Neal, Assoc Prof, Assoc Chair Chem, Interim Director, ESF Open Academy
BS, Ithaca College, 2000; PHD, Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus, 2005; Inorganic chemistry, material science, renewable energy
422 Jahn Lab
Ashmore, Faith, Administrative Assistant 1
BA, SUNY Potsdam, 1981
119 Jahn Laboratory
Bailie, Kate, Instructional Support Specialist
MS, SUNY College At Oswego, 2018
419 Jahn Laboratory
Boyer, Gregory, Emeritus
AS, Reedley College, 1973; BA, University Of California-Berkeley, 1975; PHD, University Of Wisconsin-Madison, 1980; biochemistry and environmental chemistry, plant and algal biochemistry, chemical ecology and toxins produced by algae. environmental monitoring, including Buoy and ship-based monitoring systems for water quality
320 Jahn Lab
Brinkley, Jordan, Organic & Analytical Chemistry Lab Coordinator
MS, SUNY College Of Environmental Science And Forestry,; MS, SUNY ESF, 2008
139 Jahn Lab
Caluwe, Paul, Emeritus
MS, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, 1964; PHD, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, 1967; organic chemistry, synthetic polymer chemistry
Chai, Jiajue, Assistant Professor
BS, Nanjing University, 2006; PHD, SUNY College Of Environmental Science And Forestry, 2014
418 Jahn Laboratory
Chatterjee, Avik, Associate Professor
MS, Cornell University, 1994; PHD, Cornell University, 1996; polymer chemistry, theoretical polymer and physical chemistry
220 Jahn Lab
Dibble, Theodore, Professor
BS, University Of Michigan-Ann Arbor, 1987; PHD, University Of Michigan-Ann Arbor, 1992; Redox chemistry of mercury in the environment and in power plants. Chemistry of air pollution, electron beams and combustion.
421 Jahn Lab
Driscoll, Mark, Research Associate (Cy)
AA, SUNY College Of Technology At Delhi, 1979; BS, St. John's University-New York, 1982; PHD, SUNY College Of Environmental Science And Forestry, 1992; environmental chemistry and radiation for environmentally friendly industrial processes
163 Baker Lab
Giner, Jose, Associate Professor
BA, Brandeis University, 1979; MA, Brandeis University, 1980; PHD, Stanford University, 1990; organic and natural products chemistry, sterol synthesis, natural products
416 Jahn Lab
Hassett, John, Emeritus
BS, University Of Maryland-College Park, 1971; MS, University Of Wisconsin-Madison, 1974; PHD, University Of Wisconsin-Madison, 1978; environmental chemistry, aquatic chemistry
321 Jahn Lab
Ivanov, Ivan, Director of the Michael Szwarc Polymer Research Institute & Professor
MS, Sofia University, 1979; PHD, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 1986; synthesis and characterization of dendrimers, hyperbranched, and other nanostructured polymers, polymer chemistry, "green" chemistry, polymer synthesis through biocatalysis, biomaterials
218 Jahn Lab
Kieber, David, Emeritus
BS, Rutgers The State University Central Office, 1980; MS, University Of Delaware, 1983; PHD, University Of Miami, 1988; environmental chemistry, aquatic organic chemistry, aquatic photochemistry, chemical oceanography, atmospheric chemistry, marine microbial ecology, polar research
417 Jahn Lab
Leem, Gyu, Associate Professor
PHD, University Of Houston, 2008; Environmental and polymer chemistry, synthetic organic chemistry, materials science, surface chemistry, light harvesting polymers, photocatalytic and/or magnetic composite materials, solar energy conversion, water remediation
216 Jahn Laboratory
Mao, Huiting, Professor and Associate Chair
BS, Nanjing University, 1989; MS, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 1992; PHD, SUNY At Albany, 1999; environmental chemistry, atmospheric chemistry, air quality, regional to global budgets of trace gases, long range transport, continental export, climate change
420 Jahn Lab
Mirowsky, Jaime, Associate Professor
DPH, New York University,; environmental health, exposure assessment, air pollution, cardiopulmonary health, in vitro models, environmental noise, epidemiology, public health
316 Jahn Laboratory
Newman, Lee, Associate Professor and Chair of Chemistry
AA, Atlantic Cape Community College, 1982; BS, The Richard Stockton College Of New Jersey, 1987; MS, Rutgers The State University Central Office, 1989; PHD, Rutgers The State University Central Office, 1993; phytoremediation, molecular and cellular biology, horticultural therapy, food and health
117 Jahn Laboratory
Ninokawa, Aaron, Assistant Professor
BA, California State University-Fullerton, 2013; BS, California State University-Fullerton, 2013; PHD, University Of California-Davis, 2021; Environmental chemistry, ocean acidification, drivers of water chemistry variations, influence of aquatic organisms on water chemistry, formation and dissolution of calcium carbonate materials
217 Jahn Laboratory
Pflug, Nicholas, Assistant Professor
BA, Drake University, 2003; MS, University Of Nevada-Reno, 2013; PHD, University Of Iowa, 2017; environmental chemistry, aquatic chemistry, organic chemistry, photochemistry, organic synthesis, natural products, chemical ecology, reaction mechanisms, structure elucidation
315 Jahn Laboratory
Powers, Leanne, Assistant Professor
BA, Colby College, 2008; PHD, University Of Georgia, 2014; Environmental chemistry, aquatic photochemistry, chemical oceanography, biogeochemistry, dissolved organic matter, reactive oxygen species, ocean optics
318 Jahn Laboratory
Stipanovic, Arthur, Emeritus
BS, SUNY College Of Environmental Science And Forestry, 1975; polymer chemistry, biopolymers, biodegradable polymers, characterization, rheology
Teece, Mark, Associate Professor
BS, University of Bristol, 1990; PHD, University of Bristol, 1994; environmental chemistry, food web biochemistry, stable isotope biogeochemistry, coral, stable isotopes, metabolomics, biogeochemistry
415 Jahn Lab
Webster, Francis, Emeritus
PHD, SUNY College Of Environmental Science And Forestry, 1986; BS, SUNY College Of Environmental Science And Forestry, 1979; pheremone chemistry, chemical ecology, organic chemistry
317 Jahn Lab