Office Hours & Contact Information

Spring 2018 Semester

Please contact the Department office at (562)985-4941 or email specific
faculty/staff at the addresses below to request office hours that are not listed.


Email Phone Office Office Hours
Dr. Stuart R. Berryhill 562.985.5275 HSCI-364
Dr. Deepali Bhandari 562.985.2053 MLSC-233 T/Th 1-2 pm or by appointment
Dr. Christopher Brazier
(Department Chair) 562.985.5897 HSCI-370A
Dr. Xianhui Bu 562.985.4843 MLSC-320
Dr. Paul T. Buonora 562.985.4946 MLSC-319 M/Tu 2:00-3:00 or by e-mail appointment
Dr. Shahab Derakhshan 562.985.4865 MLSC-338
Dr. Lijuan Li 562.985.5068 MLSC-321
Dr. Marco A. Lopez 562.985.4936 HSCI-342
Dr. Eric R. Marinez 562.985.7773 MLSC-336 Tu 1:00-2:00 PM; Th: 9:30-10:30 AM
Dr. Douglas McAbee
(Undergrad Biochem Advisor) 562.985.8583 MLSC-249 MWTh 9:30-11:00, Tu 9:30-10:30
Dr. Stephen Mezyk 562.985.4649 HSCI-358
Dr. Kensaku Nakayama 562.985.4850 HSCI-340
Dr. Vasanthy Narayanaswami 562.985.4953 MLSC-247
Dr. Michael P. Schramm
(Chem Graduate Advisor) 562.985.1866 MLSC-335 11AM-12PM Tu, 8:30-9AM Th, 3-3:30PM Th
Dr. Jason Schwans 562.985.7778 HSCI-354 M/W 2-3 PM
Dr. Young-Seok Shon 562.985.4466 MLSC-337 M 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM or by appointment
Dr. Kasha Slowinska
(Undergrad Chem Advisor) 562.985.5815 MLSC-248 M/W 9:15 - 10:30 AM or by appt
Dr. Krzysztof Slowinski 562.985.8064 HSCI-160
Dr. Eric J. Sorin 562.985.7537 MLSC-322 M/W 10-11 AM & 12-1PM
Dr. Enrico Tapavicza 562.985.7830 HSCI-350
Dr. Hadi Tavassol 562.985.4844 HSCI-348 M/W 9:50-10:50 AM or by appointment
Dr. Fangyuan Tian 562.985.2115 HSCI-362 Tu/Th 9:30-10:30 AM or by appointment
Dr. Paul Weers
(Vice-Chair, Biochem Grad Advisor) 562.985.4948 MLSC-250 Th 2-4 PM


Email Phone Office Office Hours
Dr. Elaine Bernal 562.985.2213 HSCI-366
Ms. Andrea Chen 562.985.2220 HSCI-360
Dr. Hosun Choo 562.985.4908 HSCI-344 W11-12, F9:00-9:50 AM or by appointment
Ms. Nancy Gardner 562.985.4905 HSCI-356 M,W 7:15-7:55 and by appointment
Mr. Tom Gufrey 562.985.5251 HSCI-338
Mr. Thach Ho 562.985.4904 MIC-203
Dr. Jean Lee-Lin 562.985.1311 HSCI-346
Dr. Sunggon Lim 562.985.4908 HSCI-344 Tue & Fri.: 9-10:30 am
Dr. Surya Manandhar 562.985.5944 HSCI-352
Ms. Marjan Mohammadi 562.985.2220 HSCI-360
Dr. Christine Palmier 562.985.7874 MLSC-117 M8-8:45am; W 8:30-9:45am; Th appt. 5-5:45 pm not 2/1
Mr. Pat Pierce 562.985.2213 HSCI-366
Dr. Gary Shankweiler 562.985.4938 MLSC-140 M-Th 11am-12noon
Mrs. Sarah Zigmont TBA HSCI-356 Mon: 8:00-9:00 am, 5:00-6:00 pm; Wed: 3:00-4:00 pm; Thu: 11:00 am-noon


Email Phone Office Position
Mr. Jeffrey Cox 562.985.2214 HSCI-337 Chemistry Equipment Technician
Mr. Ray Grace 562.985.4868 MLSC-305 Instructional Support Technician
Mrs. Joyce Kunishima 562.985.4954 HSCI-328 Director of Laboratories
Ms. Cynthia Ybarra 562.985.4868 MLSC-305 Instructional Support Technician
Ms. Irma Sanchez 562.985.4941 HSCI-370 Administrative Support Coordinator
Ms. Mirna Henriquez 562.985.4941 HSCI-370 Administrative Support Assistant II