Faculty

Department of Biological Sciences

Brian P. Ashburner, 2001, Associate professor and Associate Dean, B.A., St. Anselm College; Ph.D., Loyola University of Chicago

Tomer Avidor-Reiss, 2012, Professor, B.S., Hebrew University; Ph.D., Weizmann Institute of Science

Bruce Bamber, 2006, Associate professor, B.Sc., University of Calgary; Ph.D., University of Washington

Deborah Chadee, 2005, Professor and Associate Chair, B.S., University of Manitoba; Ph.D., University of Manitoba

Qian Chen, 2016, Assistant professor, B.S., Peking University; M.S., Institute of Genetics, Chinese Academy of Science; Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin

Heather Conti, 2015, Associate professor, B.S., State University of New York College at Fredonia; Ph.D., University of Buffalo

Scott Crawley, 2016, Assistant professor, B.S., St Francis Xavier University, M.S., Ph.D., Queen’s University

Maria Diakonova, 2006, Professor, Sc.B., M.S., Leningrad State University; Ph.D., Russian Academy of Sciences

Fan Dong, 2002, Professor, M.D., Suzhou Medical College; Ph.D., Erasmus University

Rafael Garcia-Mata, 2012, Associate professor, B.S. Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata; PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham

John Gray, 1998, Professor, B.Sc. (Hons), University College Cork; Ph.D., Purdue University

Sally Harmych, 2006, Senior lecturer, B.S., Ph.D. University of Toledo

Malathi Krishnamurthy, 2010, Associate professor, B.S., M.S., University of Delhi; Ph.D., Jawaharlal Nehru University

Brenda Leady, 1993, Associate lecturer, B.S., Ph.D., University of Toledo

Scott M. Leisner, 1993, Professor and Chair, B.S., University of Wisconsin; Ph.D., Purdue University

Guofa Liu, 2008, Professor, M.B., Suzhou Medical College; M.S., Beijing Medical University; Ph.D., Shanghai Second Medical University

Song-Tao Liu, 2007, Professor, B.S., Wuhan University; Ph.D., Shanghai Institute of Biochemistry

John Plenefisch, 1996, Associate professor and Interim Dean, B.S., University of Connecticut; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Lirim Shemshedini, 1993, Professor, B.S., University of Michigan; Ph.D., University of Vermont

Robert Steven, 2006, Senior lecturer, B.Sc., Ph.D., University of Toronto

William Taylor, 2003, Professor, B.S., University of Winnipeg; Ph.D., University of Manitoba

Deborah Vestal, 2002, Associate professor, B.S., Bowling Green State University; Ph.D., Syracuse University

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Peter R. Andreana, 2012, Professor, B.S., Brock University; Ph.D., Wayne State University

John J. Bellizzi, III, 2008, Associate professor, S.B., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; M.S., Ph.D., Cornell University

Terry P. Bigioni, 2006, Professor, B.Sc., M.Sc., University of Toronto; Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology

Claire Cohen-Fray, 2007, Senior lecturer, B.S., University of Massachusetts; Ph.D., Cornell University

Eric W. Findsen, 1988, Associate professor, B.S., Michigan State University; M.S., University of California; Ph.D., University of New Mexico

Emanuela Gionfriddo, 2018, Assistant professor, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Calabria

Xiche Hu, 1998, Associate professor, B.S., M.S., Wuhan University; Ph.D., Wayne State University

Dragan Isailovic, 2008, Professor, Diploma – Physical Chemistry, University of Belgrade, Serbia; Ph.D., Iowa State University

Ajith Karunarathne, 2014, Associate professor, B.S., University of Sri Jayewardenepura; Ph.D., Michigan State University

Jon R. Kirchhoff, 1989, Distinguished University Professor and Chair, B.S., State University of New York - Cortland; Ph.D., Purdue University

Wei Li, 2015, Assistant professor, B.S., University of North Carolina; Ph.D., University of Michigan

Cora Lind-Kovacs, 2003, Professor and Associate Chair, Prediploma, Bergische Universität Wuppertal; M.S., Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology

Mark R. Mason, 1998, Professor, B.S., Bowling Green State University; Ph.D., Iowa State University

Kristi L. Mock, 2014, Associate Lecturer, B.S., Ph.D., The University of Toledo

Timothy C. Mueser, 2000, Associate Professor, B.S., Eureka College; Ph.D., University of Nebraska

Joseph A. R. Schmidt, 2004, Professor, B.S., Kansas State University; Ph.D., University of California-Berkeley

Steven J. Sucheck, 2005, Professor, B.S., University of Toledo; Ph.D., University of Virginia

Amy Toole, 2018, Assistant Lecturer, B.S., Bucknell University; Ph.D., University of California, Davis

Matthew L. Wohlever, 2018, Assistant professor, B.S., Ohio State University; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Michael C. Young, 2016, Assistant professor, B.S., M.S., Western Carolina University; Ph.D., University of California, Riverside

Jianglong Zhu, 2010, Professor, B.S., M.S., Tianjin University; Ph.D., Boston University

Elizabeth Zhurova, 2013, Associate lecturer, B.S., M.S., Mendeleev University of Chemical Technology; Ph.D., Karpov Institute of Physical Chemistry

Department of Environmental Sciences

Heidi M. Appel, 2016, Professor and Dean of Honors College, B.G.S. Oakland University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Michigan

Richard H. Becker, 2008, Associate professor, B.A., Washington University; M.A., Washington University; Ph.D., Western Michigan University

Jonathan M. Bossenbroek, 2005, Professor and chair, B.S., Calvin College; M.S., University of Wisconsin; Ph.D., Colorado State University

Thomas B. Bridgeman, 2006, Professor and director, Lake Erie Center, B.S., Miami University; M.S., The Ohio State University; Ph.D., University of Michigan

Mark J. Camp, 1976, Associate professor, B.S., M.S., The University of Toledo; Ph.D., The Ohio State University

Todd D. Crail, 2012, Associate Lecturer, B.A. Bluffton University; M.S., Ph.D. The University of Toledo

Kennedy O. Doro, 2019, Assistant Professor, B.Sc. Delta State University; M.Sc., Ph.D. University of Tuebingen

Daryl F. Dwyer, 2001, Associate professor and director, Stranahan Arboretum, B.S., Wilkes College; M.A., State University of New York at Buffalo; Ph.D., Michigan State University

Timothy G. Fisher, 2003, Professor, B.S., University of Alberta; M.S., Queen’s University; Ph.D., University of Calgary

Scott A. Heckathorn, 2003, Professor, B.S., Wichita State University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois

William D. Hintz, 2019, Assistant Professor,  B.S., M.S., University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire; Ph.D., Southern Illinois University

David E. Krantz, 2001, Associate professor, B.S., College of William and Mary; M.S., Ph.D., University of South Carolina

James A. Martin-Hayden, 1994, Associate professor, B.A., University of Maine; M.S., Ph.D., University of Connecticut

Christine M. Mayer, 2003, Professor, B.S., M.S., University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign; Ph.D., Cornell University

Daryl L. Moorhead, 1999, Professor, B.S., The Ohio State University; M.S., Texas A&M University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee

Song S. Qian, 2012, Associate professor, B.S. Tsinghua University; M.S. Nanjing University; M.S., Ph.D. Duke University

Jeanine M. Refsnider, 2015, Associate professor, B.S., University of Minnesota-Morris; M.S., University of Minnesota: Ph.D., Iowa State University

Trisha L. Spanbauer, 2019, Assistant Professor, B.F.A., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Henry M. Streby, 2016, Assistant Professor, B.S., M.S., Ohio University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

William Von Sigler, 2003, Professor and Associate Chair, B.S., Purdue University; Ph.D., Purdue University

Michael N. Weintraub, 2005, Professor, B.A., Bard College; M.A., Ph.D., University of California at Santa Barbara

Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Amrita Acharyya, 2014, Associate lecturer, B.S., M.S., M.A., University of Calcutta (India); Ph.D., The University of Alabama

James D. Anderson, 1990, Assistant professor, B.S., The University of Akron; M.S., Purdue University

Alessandro Arsie, 2009, Professor and Associate Chair, B.S., University of Padova (Italy); M.S., Universita’ Bocconi (Italy); Ph.D., International School for Advanced Studies, (Italy)

Katherine Bryant, 2010, Associate lecturer, B.S., M.S., The University of Toledo

Jeongoo Cheh, 2014, Associate lecturer, B.S., Pohang University of Science and Technology (Korea); Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Tian Chen, 2015, Assistant professor, B.S., Nankai University (China); M.S., University of Toledo; M.A., Ph.D., University of Rochester

Zhiwei Chen, 2011, Associate lecturer, B.A. Central University of Finance and Economics (China); Ph.D., University of Maryland

Vani Cheruvu, 2012, Associate lecturer, M.Sc., M.Phil., University of Hyderabad (India), Ph.D., Indian Institute of Technology (India)

Zeljko Cuckovic, 1994, Professor, B.S., M.S., University of Zagreb (Croatia); Ph.D., Michigan State University

Alimjon Eshmatov, 2016, Assistant professor, B.S., Tashkent University (Uzbekistan); M.S., Ph.D., Cornell University

Katharine Fisher, 2005, Distinguished University Lecturer, B.S., Queen’s University, (Canada); M.S., University of Calgary (Canada)

David Gajewski, 2011, Associate lecturer, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., The University of Toledo

Kevin Gibbs, 2010, Associate lecturer, B.S., M.A., Eastern Michigan University

Funda Gultepe, 2018, Assistant professor, B.Sc., M.S., Ankara University (Turkey); PhD., University of Oklahoma

Seung-Moon Hong, 2011, Associate lecturer, B.S., M.S., Hanyang University (South Korea), Ph.D., University of Indiana

Paramasamy Karuppuchamy, 2012, Associate lecturer, B.Sc., M.Sc., Madurai Kamaraj University (India), Ph.D., University of Madras (India)

Trieu Le, 2015, Associate professor, B.S., National University, (Vietnam); Ph.D., University of Buffalo

Gregory Lewis, 2008, Senior lecturer, B.S., Ohio University; M.Ed., M.S., The University of Toledo

Rong Liu, 2009, Associate professor, B.S., Shandong University (China); M.S., University of North Texas; Ph.D., Michigan State University

Geoffrey K. Martin, 1989, Associate professor and Interim Chair, B.S., University of Connecticut; M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York - Stony Brook

Suzan Orra, 2009, Senior lecturer, B.S., M.S., The University of Toledo

Biao Ou, 1993, Professor, B.S., M.S., Zhejiang University (China); Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Sandra Robinson, 2016, Lecturer, B.A., M.A., Wayne State University

Sonmez Sahutoglu, 2009, Professor, B.S., M.S., Middle East Technical University (Turkey); Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Chunhua Shan, 2016, Assistant professor, B.S., M.S. Nanjing Normal University (China); Ph.D., University of York (Canada)

Qin Shao, 2002, Professor, B.S., M.S., Nankai University (China); Ph.D., The University of Georgia

Ekaterina Shemyakova, 2017, Assistant professor, B.Sc., M.S., Moscow State University; PhD., Kepler University (Austria)

Ivie Stein Jr., 1971, Associate professor, B.S., M.A., Long Beach State University; Ph.D., University of California at Los Angeles

Matthew Sutherland, 2011, Associate lecturer, B.S., Heidelberg College, M.A., Bowling Green St. University

Gerard Thompson, 1988, Professor, B.Sc., King’s College (United Kingdom); M.S., Ph.D., University of North Carolina; Ph.D., Open University

Akaki Tikaradze, 2011, Associate professor, B.S., M.S., Tbilisi State University, (Georgia); M.S., Ph.D., University of Chicago, Illinois

Biao Zhang, 1993, Professor, B.Sc., M.S., East China Normal University (China); Ph.D., University of Chicago

Wenqi Zhao, 2014, Associate lecturer, B.S., Namkai University (China); M.S., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Department of Physics and Astronomy

Jacques G. Amar, 1997, Professor , M.A., University of Rochester; Ph.D., Temple University

Richard V. Andoloro, 2020, Assistant Lecturer , B.A., Mount Union College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Toledo

Jon E. Bjorkman, 1996, Professor, B.A., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill; M.S., University of Colorado; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin

Karen S. Bjorkman, 1996, Distinguished University Professor, Provost and Executive Vice President For Academic Affairs, B.S., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill; M.S., Ph.D., University of Colorado

Jillian Bornak, 2013, Associate Lecturer, B.A., Syracuse University; M.S., Ph.D., New Mexico State University

Rupali Chandar, 2007, Professor and Associate Chair , B.S., Haverford College, M.S., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

Song Cheng, 1993, Associate professor, B.Sc., Changsha Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Kansas State University

Robert W. Collins, 2004, Distinguished University Professor and NEG Endowed Chair of Silicate and Materials Science, B.A., Clark University; M.S., Ph.D., Harvard University

Michael Cushing, 2011, Professor, B.S. Boston University, M.S., Ph.D., University of Hawaii

Xunming Deng, 1996, Professor, M.S., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Randall J. Ellingson, 2008, Professor, B.A., Carleton College; M.S., Ph.D., Cornell University

Bo Gao, 1994, Professor, B.S., Zhejiang University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Nebraska

Michael J. Heben, 2008, PVIC Endowed Professor, B.S., John Carroll University; M.S., Stanford University; Ph.D., California Institute of Technology

Victor G. Karpov, 2001, Professor, Ph.D., Leningrad Polytechnic Institute

Sanjay V. Khare, 2004, Professor and Chair, Ph.D., University of Maryland

Scott A. Lee, 1987, Professor, B.S., Bowling Green State University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Cincinnati

Anne Meddling, 2019, Assistant Professor, B.S. California Institute of Technology, M.S., Ph.D, University of California, Santa Cruz

S. Thomas Megeath, 2006, Professor, B.S., California Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Cornell University

Nikolas Podraza, 2011, Professor, B.S., M.S., Pennsylvania State University, Ph.D., The University of Toledo

Aniruddha Ray, 2018 Assistant Professor, B.S, M.S., Indian Institute of Technology; Ph.D., University of Michigan

Kathy Shan, 2012, Associate lecturer, B.S., Marshall University; M.S., Ph.D., The University of Toledo

J.D. Smith, 2008, Professor, S.B., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; M.S., Ph.D., Cornell University

Elijah Visbal, 2019, Assistant Professor, B.S., Carnegie Mellon University; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University

Yanfa Yan, 2011, Ohio Research Scholar professor, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Wuhan University