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Faculty and Staff


Will Lynch, Ph.D., Department Chair & Professor of Chemistry


Office: Statesboro Engineering Building, Room 2141C and Armstrong Science Center Room 2604
912-344-3144
wlynch@georgiasouthern.edu.
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John DiCesare, Ph.D., Assistant Department Chair & Professor of Chemistry

Office: Statesboro Chemistry & Nursing Building, Room 2003B
912-478-0715
jdicesare@georgiasouthern.edu
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Biochemistry and Chemistry

Dr. Karelle AikenProfessor, Organic Chemistry (Statesboro)
Assistant Dean of Faculty Development, College of Sci. & Math.
Ms. Suzanne CarpenterAssociate Professor, Organic Chemistry (Armstrong)
Dr. James CarterAssistant Professor, Biochemistry (Statesboro)
Dr. Brent FeskeProfessor, Organic Chemistry (Armstrong),
Associate Dean of Research & External Affairs, Director of COSM Core Research Laboratory,  College of Science and Mathematics
Dr. Delana Gajdosik SchartnerProfessor, Analytical Chemistry, Assistant Vice President for Strategic Initiatives
Dr. Eric GatoProfessor, Biochemistry (Statesboro)
Dr. Michael O. HurstAssociate Professor, Biochemistry (Statesboro)
Dr. José A. Jiménez    Assistant Professor, Materials/Physical Chemistry (Statesboro)
Dr. Eric JohnsonLecturer (Statesboro)
Dr. Jannet KocerhaAssistant Professor (Statesboro)
Dr. Brian P. KoehlerAssociate Professor, Assistant Dean of Curriculum and Student Success, College of Science & Mathematics
Dr. Shainaz LandgeAssociate Professor, Organic Chemistry (Statesboro)
Dr. Catherine MacGowanAssociate Professor, Chemical Education (Armstrong)
Dr. Michele Davis McGibonyProfessor, Biochemistry (Statesboro)
Dr. Weihua (Marshall) MingProfessor, Distinguished Chair in Materials Science (Statesboro)
Dr. Beulah NarendrapurapuLecturer (Statesboro)
Dr. Jeffrey A. OrvisProfessor, Inorganic Chemistry (Statesboro)
Ms. Jessica N. OrvisAssociate Professor, Director of General Chemistry (Statesboro)
Dr. Tanesha OsbornePrincipal Lecturer (Statesboro)
Dr. Clifford PadgettProfessor, Physical Chemistry (Armstrong)
Dr. Lea PadgettPrincipal Lecturer, Organic Chemistry, Director of General Chemistry (Armstrong)
Dr. Rocio PerezAssistant Professor, Environmental / Analytical Chemistry (Statesboro)
Dr. Brandon QuillianProfessor, Organic Chemistry (Armstrong)
Dr. Rafael QuirinoProfessor, Organic Chemistry (Statesboro)
Dr. Ria RamoutarSenior Lecturer (Statesboro)
Ms. Yvonne RoachLecturer (Armstrong)
Dr. Abid ShaikhAssociate Professor, Organic Chemistry (Statesboro)
Dr. Nathaniel ShankAssociate Professor, Organic Chemistry (Armstrong)
Dr. Mark Vincent dela CernaAssistant Professor, Biochemistry (Armstrong)
Dr. Mitch WeilandProfessor, Biochemistry (Armstrong)
Dr. Christine R. WhitlockProfessor, Organic Chemistry (Statesboro)
Dr. Leah C. WilliamsLecturer (Statesboro)
Mr. Parker WilliamsVisiting Instructor of Chemistry (Statesboro)
Dr. Ji WuProfessor, Analytical Chemistry (Statesboro)
Dr. Prosper ZigahVisiting Instructor of Chemistry (Statesboro)
Ms. Glenda CorleySenior Administrative Assistant
Office: Statesboro Chemistry & Nursing Bldg. Rm. 2003C
Phone: 912-478-5681
Email: gcorley@georgiasouthern.edu
Ms. Sandra FergusonChemistry Laboratory Coordinator
Office: Statesboro Chemistry & Nursing Bldg. Rm. 1222B
Phone: 912-478-5737
Email: sferguson@georgiasouthern.edu
Mr. Thomas AndersonLaboratory Supervisor
Office: Statesboro Chemistry & Nursing Bldg. Rm. 1222B
Phone: 912-478-5737
Email: taanderson@georgiasouthern.edu
Ms. Anna OglesbyLaboratory Coordinator
Phone: 912-478-6040 
Email: aoglesby@georgiasouthern.edu

Physics and Astronomy

Dr. Monique AllerAssociate Professor
Dr. Dragos AmarieAssociate Professor
Dr. William BairdProfessor
Dr. Maxim DurachAssociate Professor
Dr. Mark EdwardsFuller E. Callaway Professor
Dr. Clayton HellerProfessor, Planetarium Director
Dr. Delena GatchAssociate Professor, Associate Vice President of Institutional Effectiveness and Accreditation
Ms. Erica HillsnipeSenior Lecturer
Dr. Hau-Jian “Jason” LiuAssociate Professor
Dr. Li MaProfessor
Ms. Donna MullenaxPrincipal Lecturer
Dr. Kelly Patton Assistant Professor
Dr. Anastasia RusinaSenior Lecturer
Dr. Jeffery SecrestProfessor
Dr. Jorge Villa-VargasLecturer
Dr. Xiao-Jun WangProfessor
Ms. Susan HamiltonAdministrative Assistant
Office:
Phone: 912-478-5292
Email: shamilton@georgiasouthern.edu
Mr. Floyd LeachPhysics Lab Supervisor
Office:
Phone: 912-314-4699
Email: fleach@georgiasouthern.edu
Mr. Dillon MarcyPlanetarium & Astronomy Laboratory Coordinator
Office:
Phone: 912-478-0129
Email: dmarcy@georgiasouthern.edu

Last updated: 2/29/2024