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

 

Mr. Myles Jones

Mr. Myles Jones Lab Manager, Chemistry and Biochemistry

Location: Turner Hall 207

Phone: 757-728-5718


Expertise: Biology, Biochemistry, and Immunology

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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. Isai T Urasa

Dr. Isai T Urasa Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry

Location: Turner Hall 220

Phone: 757-727-5398


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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