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Tenure-Track Faculty


Dr. Christopher Brazier
Dr. Christopher Brazier
Professor (2001)
Department Chair and
General Chemistry Program Coordinator

Physical Chemistry
Department office information

Dr. Paul Weers
Dr. Paul Weers
Professor (2003)
Vice-Chair
and Biochemistry Graduate Advisor

Biochemistry & Structural Biology

Dr. Lijuan Li

Dr. Lijuan Li
Professor (1998)
and Chemistry Graduate Advisor

Inorganic, Bioinorganic, & Nanomaterials

Dr. Douglas McAbee
Dr. Douglas McAbee
Professor (1997)
and Undergraduate Biochemistry Advisor

Advising: ugrad-biochem.advising@csulb.edu
Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Cell Membranes

Dr. Kasha Slowinska

Dr. Kasha Slowinska
Professor (2004)
and Undergraduate Chemistry Advisor

Advising: ugrad-chem.advising@csulb.edu
Analytical, Bioanalytical, & Bioengineering

Undergraduate Chemistry Majors:
Dr. Slowinska is on leave during
the Fall 2015 semester,
please contact Dr. McAbee
for your advising needs.


Dr. Roger A. Acey

Dr. Roger A. Acey
Professor (1983)

Biochemistry
Developmental Biochemistry & Molecular Immunology

Dr. Stuart R. Berryhill

Dr. Stuart R. Berryhill
Professor (1979)

Organic Chemistry
Organic chemistry & Laboratory

Dr. Xianhui Bu

Dr. Xianhui Bu
Professor (2003)

Inorganic Chemistry
Inorganic, Structural, Solid State, & Materials

Dr. Jeffrey Cohlberg

Dr. Jeffrey Cohlberg
Professor (1975)

Biochemistry
Physical Biochemistry

Dr. Marco A. Lopez

Dr. Marco A. Lopez
Professor (1987)

Organic Chemistry
Organic & Fe(II) Porphyrin Chemistry

Dr. Stephen Mezyk

Dr. Stephen Mezyk
Professor (2001)

Physical Chemistry
Physical, Environmental, & Biophysical Chemistry

Dr. Vasanthy Narayanaswami

Dr. Vasanthy Narayanaswami
Associate Professor (2008)

Biochemistry
Biochemistry, Biophysics, Structural & Neurobiology

Dr. Jason Schwans

Dr. Jason Schwans
Assistant Professor (2012)

Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry
Enzymology

Dr. Eric J. Sorin

Dr. Eric J. Sorin
Associate Professor (2007)

Physical Chemistry
Computational Chemistry, Biochemistry & Biophysics

Dr. Enrico Tapavicza

Dr. Enrico Tapavicza
Assistant Professor (2013)

Physical Chemistry
Computational Chemistry & Materials Science

Dr. Dennis M. Anjo

Dr. Dennis M. Anjo
Professor (1984)

Analytical Chemistry
Analytical & Electrochemistry

Dr. Deepali Bhandari

Dr. Deepali Bhandari
Assistant Professor (2014)

Biochemistry
Cell Biology & Protein Biochemistry

Dr. Paul T. Buonora

Dr. Paul T. Buonora
Professor (2000)

Organic Chemistry
Organic Synthesis & Catalysis

Dr. Shahab Derakhshan

Dr. Shahab Derakhshan
Associate Professor (2009)

Inorganic Chemistry
Inorganic synthesis & Structure

Dr. Eric R. Marinez

Dr. Eric R. Marinez
Associate Professor (2003)

Organic Chemistry
Molecular Recognition & Catalysis

Dr. Kensaku Nakayama

Dr. Kensaku Nakayama
Professor (1987)

Organic Chemistry
Synthetic Organic Chemistry

Dr. Michael P. Schramm

Dr. Michael P. Schramm
Associate Professor (2007)

Organic Chemistry
Supramolecular Chemistry & Molecular Recognition

Dr. Young-Seok Shon

Dr. Young-Seok Shon
Professor (2006)

Organic Chemistry
Macromolecular, Materials, & Nanoscience

Dr. Krzysztof Slowinski
Dr. Krzysztof Slowinski, Professor (2001)
Interim Associate Dean for Academic Programs, Evaluation, and Advising

Analytical Chemistry
Analytical, Physical, & Biophysical Chemistry

Dr. Fangyuan Tian

Dr. Fangyuan Tian
Assistant Professor (2015)

Analytical Chemistry
Materials Chemistry & Instrumental Analysis



Lecturers


Ms. Elaine Bernal


Ms. Elaine Bernal
Part-time Lecturer

Organic Chemistry, Chemical Communications

Ms. Andrea Chen


Ms. Andrea Chen
Full-time Lecturer

Introductory, General, Organic Chemistry & Lab

Mr. Thomas Cullen


Mr. Thomas Cullen
Part-time Lecturer

Introductory & General Chemistry, Quantitative Analysis

Mr. Tom Gufrey


Mr. Tom Gufrey
Part-time Lecturer

Introductory Chemistry

Dr. Jean Lee-Lin


Dr. Jean Lee-Lin
Part-time Lecturer

Organic Chemistry Laboratory

Dr. Surya Manandhar


Dr. Surya Manandhar
Part-time Lecturer
Biochemistry Lecture & Laboratory

Dr. Christine Palmier


Dr. Christine Palmier
Part-time Lecturer

Biochem and Nutritional Biochem & Laboratory

Dr. Gary Shankweiler


Dr. Gary Shankweiler
Full-time Lecturer

Organic Chemistry & Laboratory

Dr. Inessa Bychinskaya


Dr. Inessa Bychinskaya
Part-time Lecturer

Introductory, General, & Organic Chemistry & Lab

Dr. Hosun Choo


Dr. Hosun Choo
Part-time Lecturer

Analytical and Physical Chemistry & Laboratory

Ms. Nancy Gardner


Ms. Nancy Gardner
Full-time Lecturer

General & Organic Chemistry, Chem. Communications

Mr. Thach Ho


Mr. Thach Ho
Full-time Lecturer

Quantitative Analysis and Organic Chemistry & Labs

Dr. Sunggon Lim


Dr. Sunggon Lim
Part-time Lecturer

Organic Chemistry & Laboratory

Ms. Marjan Mohammadi


Ms. Marjan Mohammadi
Part-time Lecturer
General Chemistry & Quantitative Analysis

Mr. Pat Pierce


Mr. Pat Pierce
Full-time Lecturer

Biochemistry & Laboratory

Ms. Elise Van Fossen


Ms. Elise Van Fossen
Part-time Lecturer

Biochemistry Laboratory

Mrs. Sarah Zigmont


Mrs. Sarah Zigmont
Part-time Lecturer

Organic Chemistry Laboratory