Faculty and Staff

Richard D. Broene

Richard D. Broene

Professor of Chemistry

Organic Chemistry, organometallic-mediated organic synthesis, lanthanide chemistry, and new synthetic methodologies

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Michael P. Danahy

Michael P. Danahy

Lecturer in Chemistry

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Danielle H. Dube

Danielle H. Dube

Associate Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Chemical biology, biochemistry, organic chemistry: chemical tools to target, alter and understand glycosylation

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Soren N. Eustis

Soren N. Eustis

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Physical chemistry, environmental chemistry, computational chemistry, spectroscopy

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Benjamin C. Gorske

Benjamin C. Gorske

Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry

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Ryan Nelson

Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry

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Jeffrey K. Nagle

Jeffrey K. Nagle

Charles Weston Pickard Professor of Chemistry

(on leave for the spring 2018 semester)
Inorganic Chemistry, inorganic photochemistry, metal-metal bonding, and electron transfer

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Elizabeth A. Stemmler

Elizabeth A. Stemmler

James Stacy Coles Professor of Natural Sciences

(on leave for 2017-18 academic year)
Analytical Chemistry, negative ion mass spectrometry, ion-molecule reactions and analysis of organic pollutants

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Kana Takematsu

Kana Takematsu

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Physical and biophysical chemistry, bioinorganic chemistry, spectroscopy, charge transfer, fluorescence

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Dharni Vasudevan, Chemistry Department Chair

Dharni Vasudevan, Chemistry Department Chair

Professor of Chemistry and Environmental Studies

Environmental Chemistry, surface complexation theory, sorption, desorption and coordination of organic and inorganic compounds at the soil/mineral-water interface

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Laboratory Instructors

Rene Bernier
Laboratory Instructor/Science Center Manager

Martha Black
Laboratory Instructor

Beverly DeCoster
Laboratory Instructor
Danielle Haas Freeman
Laboratory Instructor
Colleen McKenna
Laboratory Instructor
Paulette Messier
Laboratory Instructor
Daniel Tesfagaber
Laboratory Instructor

Emeriti Faculty

Samuel S. Butcher
Professor of Chemistry, Emeritus
 
Ronald L. Christensen
James Stacy Coles Professor of Natural Sciences, Emeritus
Physical Chemistry, photobiology, organic photochemistry and low temperature, electronic spectroscopy
Dana W. Mayo
Charles Weston Pickard Professor of Chemistry, Emeritus

David S. Page
Charles Weston Pickard Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Emeritus
Environmental Analytical/Biochemistry, enzyme chemistry and effects of hydrocarbons and other pollutants on marine environments

Research Associates

John P. Christensen
Research Associate in Chemistry
Robert de Levie
Research Associate in Chemistry

Department Coordinator

Emily Murphy
emurphy@bowdoin.edu
Department Phone: (207) 725-3218
Department Fax: (207) 725-3017
Room 157 Druckenmiller

Instrument Support Technician

Celeste A. Morin
cmorin@bowdoin.edu
Room 256 Druckenmiller