Wayne State University

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Department of Chemistry
Faculty Listing

Click to Visit Young-Hoon Ahn's Faculty Page  
Young-Hoon Ahn
Title Associate Professor
Division Biochemistry
Office Chem 421
Research Area Oxidative protein modification, cytoprotection, chemical biology, protein semi-synthesis, small molecule screening, fluorescent probes
Phone (313) 577-1384
E-Mail yahn@chem.wayne.edu
Group Page s.wayne.edu/ahnlab

Click to Visit Matthew J. Allen's Faculty Page  
Matthew J. Allen
Title Professor & Chair
Division Inorganic
Office Chem 243
Research Area Lanthanide chemistry, contrast agents for magnetic resonance imaging, catalysis, molecular imaging, coordination chemistry
Phone (313) 577-2070
E-Mail mallen@chem.wayne.edu
Group Page chem.wayne.edu/allengroup

Click to Visit Maryfrances Barber's Faculty Page  
    Maryfrances Barber
Title Senior Lecturer
Office Chem 101.6
Phone (313) 577-3513
E-Mail mbarber@chem.wayne.edu

Click to Visit Ashok S. Bhagwat's Faculty Page  
Ashok S. Bhagwat
Title Professor
Division Biochemistry
Office Chem 443
Research Area Mechanisms of DNA damage and repair, Nucleic acid biochemistry, Carcinogenesis, Generation of antibody diversity
Phone (313) 577-2547
E-Mail axb@chem.wayne.edu
Group Page www.bhagwatlab.com

Click to Visit James Bour's Faculty Page  
James Bour
Title Assistant Professor
Division Organic
Office Chem 275
Research Area Catalysis, organometallics, porous organic materials, methodology development
Phone (313) 577-7784
E-Mail bour@wayne.edu
Group Page bourlab.com

Click to Visit Stephanie L. Brock's Faculty Page  
Stephanie L. Brock
Title Professor
Division Inorganic (Solid State and Nanomaterials)
Office Chem 145
Research Area Synthesis, properties and applications of metal pnictide and chalcogenide extended solids and nanomaterials; sol-gel nanoparticle assembly; hybrid materials
Phone (313) 577-3102
E-Mail sbrock@chem.wayne.edu
Group Page clasweb.clas.wayne.edu/brockgroup

Click to Visit Jin K Cha's Faculty Page  
Jin K Cha
Title Professor
Division Organic
Office Chem 255
Research Area Organic synthesis; natural product synthesis
Phone (313) 577-1073
E-Mail jcha@chem.wayne.edu

Click to Visit Eduard Chekmenev's Faculty Page  
Eduard Chekmenev
Title Associate Professor
Division Physical
Office Chem 73
Research Area Radiology & Biomedical Imaging
Phone (313) 577-2182
E-Mail chekmenev@wayne.edu
Group Page www.chekmenevlab.com

Click to Visit Vladimir Chernyak's Faculty Page  
Vladimir Chernyak
Title Professor
Division Physical (Theoretical, Computational)
Office Chem 361
Phone (313) 577-2503
E-Mail chernyak@chem.wayne.edu

Click to Visit Christine S. Chow's Faculty Page  
Christine S. Chow
Title Professor
Division Biochemistry
Office Chem 479
Research Area Nucleic Acid, Bioorganic, and Bioinorganic Chemistry
Phone (313) 577-2594
E-Mail cchow@wayne.edu
Group Page clasweb.clas.wayne.edu/chow

Click to Visit Charlie Fehl's Faculty Page  
Charlie Fehl
Title Assistant Professor
Division Biochemistry (Organic)
Office Chem 469
Research Area Developing and utilizing highly selective chemical reactions that are able to occur in living cells to track sugar signaling motifs in disease states characterized by altered sugar metabolism
Phone (313)577-5667
E-Mail charlie.fehl@wayne.edu
Group Page fehl-lab.com

Click to Visit Stanislav Groysman's Faculty Page  
Stanislav Groysman
Title Associate Professor
Division Inorganic
Office Chem 123
Research Area Synthetic inorganic and organometallic chemistry, bioinorganic chemistry, ligand design, catalysis, small molecule activation
Phone (313) 577-2689
E-Mail groysman@chem.wayne.edu
Group Page chem.wayne.edu/groysmangroup

Click to Visit Tamara L. Hendrickson's Faculty Page  
Tamara L. Hendrickson
Title Associate Professor
Division Biochemistry
Office Chem 365
Research Area GPI membrane anchoring of proteins, indirect tRNA aminoacylation, accuracy mechanisms in protein biosynthesis, membrane proteins, protein-protein interactions, enzyme kinetics
Phone (313) 577-6914
E-Mail tamara.hendrickson@chem.wayne.edu
Group Page chem.wayne.edu/hendrickson

Click to Visit Sean Hickey's Faculty Page  
    Sean Hickey
Title Senior Lecturer
Office Chem 101.1
Phone (313) 577-7951
E-Mail seanhickey@wayne.edu

Click to Visit Jeremy Kodanko's Faculty Page  
Jeremy Kodanko
Title Associate Professor & Associate Chair
Division Organic (Inorganic)
Office Chem 261
Research Area Organic synthesis, inorganic synthesis, metal-based drug design, catalysis, iron chemistry, ligand design and coordination chemistry.
Phone (313) 577-9043
E-Mail jkodanko@chem.wayne.edu
Group Page chem.wayne.edu/kodankogroup

Click to Visit Wen Li's Faculty Page  
Wen Li
Title Professor
Division Physical
Office Chem 63
Research Area Photochemistry, ultrafast molecular dynamics, high harmonic generation and attosecond spectroscopy.
Phone (313) 577-8658
E-Mail wli@chem.wayne.edu
Group Page chem.wayne.edu/ligroup

Click to Visit Thomas H. Linz's Faculty Page  
Thomas H. Linz
Title Assistant Professor
Division Analytical
Office Chem 367
Research Area Microfluidics, Electrophoretic Separations, Immunoassays, Mass Spectrometry
Phone (313) 577-2580
E-Mail tlinz@chem.wayne.edu
Group Page s.wayne.edu/linzlab

Click to Visit Zhenfei Liu's Faculty Page  
Zhenfei Liu
Title Assistant Professor
Division Physical (Theoretical, Computational)
Office Chem 333
Research Area Using and developing first-principles electronic structure methods to study energy conversion mechanisms at the nanostructured interfaces formed between molecules and solids
Phone (313)577-2571
E-Mail zfliu@wayne.edu
Group Page liugroupwsu.weebly.com

Click to Visit Long Luo's Faculty Page  
Long Luo
Title Assistant Professor
Division Analytical (Materials and Physical)
Office Chem 383
Research Area Electrocatalytic Materials and Electroanalytical Chemistry
Phone (313)577-0690
E-Mail long.luo@chem.wayne.edu
Group Page www.clas.wayne.edu/luogroup

Click to Visit Andrea Matti's Faculty Page  
    Andrea Matti
Title Senior Lecturer
Office Chem 101.3
Phone (313) 577-3589
E-Mail matti@chem.wayne.edu

Click to Visit Hien M. Nguyen's Faculty Page  
Hien M. Nguyen
Title Carl Johnson/Pfizer Professor of Organic Chemistry
Division Organic
Office Chem 337/341
Research Area Carbohydrate Method Development, Oligosaccharide Synthesis, Glycobiology, Fluorination, Radiofluorination for PET Imaging, Catalysis
Phone (313) 577-2557
E-Mail hmnguyen@wayne.edu
Group Page s.wayne.edu/nguyengroup

Click to Visit Mary Kay Pflum's Faculty Page  
Mary Kay Pflum
Title Professor
Division Organic (Biochemistry)
Office Chem 323
Research Area Protein post-translational modification, histone deacetylase proteins, chemical genetics, medicinal chemistry
Phone (313) 577-1515
E-Mail pflum@chem.wayne.edu
Group Page s.wayne.edu/pflumlab

Click to Visit Colin Poole's Faculty Page  
Colin Poole
Title Professor
Division Analytical
Office Chem 185
Research Area Research in my group is focused on theory and applications in separation science (gas, liquid and thin-layer chromatography); sample preparation procedures with an emphasis on micoscale and green methods; chemometric and data analysis techniques for interpretation and modeling chromatographic experiments; and the chemistry of ionic liquids.
Phone (313) 577-2881
E-Mail cfp@chem.wayne.edu

Click to Visit Federico A. Rabuffetti's Faculty Page  
Federico A. Rabuffetti
Title Assistant Professor
Division Inorganic (Solid State and Nanomaterials)
Office Chem 181
Research Area Synthesis and Structural Characterization of Functional Inorganic Solid State Materials and Nanomaterials
Phone (313) 577-9855
E-Mail far@chem.wayne.edu
Group Page chem.wayne.edu/rabuffettigroup

Click to Visit Mary T. Rodgers's Faculty Page  
Mary T. Rodgers
Title Professor
Division Analytical (Physical)
Office Chem 29
Research Area Mass Spectrometry; Infrared Spectroscopy; Structure and Thermochemistry via Ion-Molecule Reactions, Collision-Induced Dissociation, and Theoretical Calculations.
Phone (313) 577-2431
E-Mail mrodgers@chem.wayne.edu
Group Page rodgers.chem.wayne.edu/rodgers

Click to Visit Aaron S. Rury's Faculty Page  
Aaron S. Rury
Title Assistant Professor
Division Physical
Office Chem 77
Phone 577-9008
E-Mail arury@chem.wayne.edu
Group Page chem.wayne.edu/rurygroup

Click to Visit John SantaLucia Jr.'s Faculty Page  
John SantaLucia Jr.
Title Professor
Division Biochemistry (Physical, Theoretical, Computational)
Office Chem 485
Research Area Nucleic acid biophysical chemistry, structure and function, NMR structure determination, Ribosome structure and function, DNA and RNA Folding thermodynamics, structural bioinformatics of nucleic acids, 3D structure prediction of RNA, DNA based nanotechnology.
Phone (313) 577-0101
E-Mail jsl@chem.wayne.edu

Click to Visit H. Bernhard Schlegel's Faculty Page  
H. Bernhard Schlegel
Title Professor
Division Physical (Theoretical, Computational)
Office Chem 375
Research Area Development and application of methods for exploring potential energy surfaces for chemical reactions using molecular orbital calculations
Phone (313) 577-2562
E-Mail hbs@chem.wayne.edu
Group Page chem.wayne.edu/schlegel

Click to Visit Jennifer L. Stockdill's Faculty Page  
Jennifer L. Stockdill
Title Associate Professor
Division Organic
Office Chem 277
Research Area Synthesis of natural products, methodology development, synthesis and selective functionalization of peptides and proteins
Phone (313) 577-2605
E-Mail stockdill@wayne.edu
Group Page stockdillgroup.info

Click to Visit Dajena Tomco's Faculty Page  
    Dajena Tomco
Title Senior Lecturer
Office Chem 101.3
Phone (313) 577-3589
E-Mail dtomco@chem.wayne.edu

Click to Visit Sarah Trimpin's Faculty Page  
Sarah Trimpin
Title Professor
Division Analytical
Office Chem 373
Research Area Inventions, fundamentals, instrumentation, and applications of inlet ionization and vacuum ionization for use in mass spectrometry and more specifically laserspray ionization, matrix assisted ionization, solvent assisted ionization for high throughput, automated high sensitivity characterization of complex materials from well plates and surfaces including imaging.
Phone (313) 577-9823
E-Mail strimpin@chem.wayne.edu
Group Page mstmsolutions.com/

Click to Visit Claudio N. Verani's Faculty Page  
Claudio N. Verani
Title Professor & Associate Dean for Research
Division Inorganic
Office Chem 143
Research Area Transition-metal coordination chemistry and surface science with emphasis on catalytic water splitting and metalloamphiphiles for molecular electronics and corrosion mitigation.
Phone (313) 577-1076
E-Mail cnverani@chem.wayne.edu
Group Page chem.wayne.edu/veranigroup

Click to Visit Charles H. Winter's Faculty Page  
Charles H. Winter
Title Professor
Division Inorganic
Office Chem 153
Research Area Synthetic organometallic and inorganic chemistry, materials chemistry, nanoparticles, thin film growth by atomic layer deposition and chemical vapor deposition, and molecular orbital theory
Phone (313) 577-5224
E-Mail chw@chem.wayne.edu
Group Page clas.wayne.edu/wintergroup

Click to Visit Nancy Wu's Faculty Page  
    Nancy Wu
Title Senior Lecturer
Office Chem 101.4
Phone (313) 577-2563
E-Mail nancywu@wayne.edu

Click to Visit Regina Zibuck's Faculty Page  
    Regina Zibuck
Title Associate Professor, Research & Director of Undergrad Studies
Division Organic
Office Chem 101.5
Phone (313) 577-8367
E-Mail rzibuck@chem.wayne.edu

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