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Faculty and Staff

Chemistry and Biochemistry Department

Stephen Miller

Professor and Department Chair

Biochemistry

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 957-6063
  2. Science Center 288

Research interests: molecular level understanding of bacterial communication

Stephen Miller

Kathleen Howard

Professor

Physical Chemistry

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8519
  2. Science Center 261

Research interests: spectroscopy of membrane-bound biomolecules

Robert Paley

Edmund Allen Professor

Organic Chemistry

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8525
  2. Science Center 182

Research interests: synthetic organic chemistry: organometallics and asymmetric synthesis

Robert Paley

Paul Rablen

Professor

Organic Chemistry

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8341
  2. Science Center 292

Research interests: computational physical organic chemistry

Paul Rablen

Tom Stephenson - (on leave 2018-2019)

James Hammons Professor

Physical Chemistry

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8561
  2. Science Center 179

Research interests: photochemistry and photophysics of small molecules

Thomas Stephenson, James H. Hammons Professor

Christopher Graves

Associate Professor

Synthetic Inorganic Chemistry & Environmental Studies

Environmental Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-4882
  2. Science Center 184

Research interests: synthetic inorganic & organometallic chemistry, catalyst development

Christopher Graves

Liliya Yatsunyk - (on leave 2018-2019)

Associate Professor

Bioinorganic Chemistry

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8558
  2. Science Center 286

Research interests: design/synthesis/characterization of porphyrin-based drugs

Daniela Fera

Assistant Professor

Biochemistry

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-3308
  2. Science Center 290

Research interests: structural and biochemical characterization of antibody complexes

Daniela Fera

Kathryn Riley

Assistant Professor

Bioanalytical Chemistry

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-3904
  2. Science Center 284

Research interests: nanomaterial surface properties and interactions with biomolecules

Kathryn Riley

Kyle Wagner

Visiting Assistant Professor

Physical Chemistry

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-6893
  2. Science Center 186

Research Interests: nanomaterials and surface interactions

Kyle Wagner

Robert Pasternack

Senior Research Scholar

Inorganic Chemistry

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8559
  2. Parrish Hall N278
Research interests: bioinorganic chemistry; supramolecular assemblies
Robert Pasternack

Judy Voet

Senior Research Scholar

Biochemistry

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8521
  2. Science Center 188A
Judith Voet

Ginger Heck

Senior Lecturer

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8524
  2. Science Center 268
Courses: Physical Chemistry, Biochemistry, General Chemistry
Virginia M Heck

Maria Gallagher

Lecturer

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8526
  2. Science Center 167

Courses: Organic Chemistry

Maria Gallagher

Donna Halley

Senior Laboratory Instructor

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8532
  2. Science Center 165

Courses: Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry

Donna Halley

Caroline Burkhard

Laboratory Instructor

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8556
  2. Science Center 266

Courses: Biochemistry, Analytical Chemistry, General Chemistry

Caroline Burkhard

Lori Sonntag

Laboratory Instructor

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8602
  2. Science Center 267

Courses: General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

Lori Sonntag

Ian McGarvey

Scientific Instrumentation Specialist

Chemistry and Biochemistry

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8241
  2. Science Center 163
Ian McGarvey

Cathy Cinquina

Department Administrator

Chemistry and Biochemistry

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8521
  2. Science Center 188A
Cathy Cinquina

Small Talk - The Chemical Language of Bacteria

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