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  1. John Armstrong, Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

    CAS - Chemistry

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    (202) 885-1779

  2. Jennifer Axe, Professorial Lecturer

    CAS - Chemistry

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  3. Albert Cheh, Professor

    CAS - Environmental Science

    Albert Cheh received a BA in Chemistry from Columbia and a PhD in Biochemistry from UC Berkeley. His research focuses on the biochemistry of enzymatic digestion of biomass to produce cellulosic ethanol biofuel. He recently supervised two NIH postdocs… More

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    (202) 885-1772

  4. Stefano Costanzi, Associate Professor

    CAS - Chemistry

    Dr. Costanzi's research interests mainly revolve around the application of computational techniques to the study of drug targets and the identification of molecules that modulate their activity. The main focus of the research activities is on the stu… More

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    (202) 885-1722

  5. Shoaleh Dehghan, Senior Professorial Lecturer

    CAS - Chemistry

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    (202) 885-3028

  6. Robert Faltynek, Adjunct Professor

  7. Arij Farran, Senior Administrative Assistant

    CAS - Chemistry

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    (202) 885-1750

  8. Jane Ferguson, Director, Chemistry Laboratories

    CAS - Chemistry

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    (202) 885-1761

  9. Douglas Fox, Associate Professor

    CAS - Chemistry

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    (202) 885-1735

  10. James Girard, Professor

    CAS - Chemistry

    Dr. James Girard teaches analytical, environmental and forensic chemistry, as well as chemistry for non-science majors. He is the author of a textbook for environmental and chemistry students, Principles of Environmental Chemistry. He is also the aut… More

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    (202) 885-1791

  11. Matthew Hartings, Assistant Professor

    CAS - Chemistry

    Matthew Hartings is striving to develop new uses for metals in biological systems. He currently oversees two research projects—the first entails designing metal-based anti-cancer drugs, and the second involves creating artificial photosynthetic prote… More

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    (202) 885-1778

  12. Monika Konaklieva, Associate Professor

    CAS - Chemistry

    Dr. Konaklieva’s research is in the area of exploring different approaches for delaying of microbial resistance. Current projects include computer-aided design and synthesis of novel beta-lactams as well as development of synthetic methodology for pr… More

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    (202) 885-1777

  13. Michele Lansigan, Professorial Lecturer

    CAS - Chemistry

    Michele Lansigan received her BS degree in Chemistry from the University of the Philippines-Los Banos where she also spent three years as a full time instructor teaching General Chemistry and Physical Chemistry laboratory courses. She was then accept… More

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    (202) 885-1779

  14. Sorangel Rodriguez-Velazquez, Professorial Lecturer

    CAS - Chemistry

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  15. Mauro Tiso, Professorial Lecturer

    CAS - Chemistry

    Dr. Tiso is a professorial Lecturer in the Chemistry Department of American University since Fall 2015. He earned a M.S. in Chemistry at the University of Padova, Italy in 2002 and a Ph.D. in Clinical Bioanalytical Chemistry with specialization in … More

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  16. Shouzhong Zou, Department Chair, Chemistry

    CAS - Chemistry

    Shouzhong Zou earned his B.S. in Chemistry in 1991 and completed his MS studies in 1994 from Xiamen University, China. He received his Ph.D. in Chemistry from Purdue University in 1999 under the direction of Michael J. Weaver. He then did postdoctora… More

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    (202) 885-1763