Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Faculty

Campus-wide Awards

Several members of the chemistry faculty have received the Edward L. Hamm, Jr., Distinguished Teaching Award.

The Edward L. Hamm, Sr. Distinguished Teaching Award recipients are recognized for their teaching excellence and for inspiring students with a passion for learning.  The Chemistry department continues to excel in receiving recognition from the University with our committment to innovatives in teaching.

State-wide Awards

The Outstanding Faculty Awards are the Commonwealth of Virginia’s highest honor for faculty at Virginia’s public and private colleges and universities. These awards recognize superior accomplishments in teaching, research, and public service. One member of the chemistry faculty has received the statewide Outstanding Faculty Award given by the State Council of Higher Education of Virginia.

Dr. Oluwatoyin Ajibola Asojo

Dr. Oluwatoyin Ajibola Asojo Chair, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Location:
Turner Hall 223

Phone: 757-727-5396
Expertise:
Biochemistry, drug discovery, Biophysics, education, vaccines

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Dr. Kesete Ghebreyessus

Dr. Kesete Ghebreyessus Associate Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Location:
Turner Hall 227

Phone: 757-727-5475
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Dr. Insu Hahn

Dr. Insu Hahn Associate Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Location:
Turner Hallroom 327

Phone: 757-727-5330
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Mrs. Delise R. Jones

Mrs. Delise R. Jones Administrative Assistant, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Location:
Turner Hall 220

Phone: 757-727-5396

 


Dr. Graham Chakafana Assistant Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry Location: Turner Hall 318
Phone:
757-727-5249

Expertise:
Protein Structure and Function, Drug Discovery

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Dr. Edmund Moses Ndip

Dr. Edmund Moses Ndip Associate Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Location:
Turner Hall 317

Phone: 17577275396
Expertise: Physical Chemistry, Computational Materials Science, Molecular Spectroscopy, Computer Assisted Instruction
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Dr. Peter N. Njoki

Dr. Peter N. Njoki Associate Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Location:
Turner Hall 227

Phone: 757.727.5833
Expertise: Nanoscience
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Dr. Godson C. Nwokogu

Dr. Godson C. Nwokogu Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Location:
Turner Hall 232

Phone: 757-727-5396
Expertise:
Chemistry, organic, synthesis design

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Dr. Vincent de Paul Nzuwah Nziko

Dr. Vincent de Paul Nzuwah Nziko Assistant Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Location:
Turner Hall 325B

Phone: 757-727-5837
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Dr. Michelle Kimberly Waddell

Dr. Michelle Kimberly Waddell Assistant Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Location:
Turner Hall 325

Phone:
757-637-2164

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Dr. Dawanna Shar-Day White

Dr. Dawanna Shar-Day White Assistant Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Location: Turner Hall 328
Phone: 757-727-5249
Expertise: Chemistry, Small molecule synthesis