Chemistry Faculty

Joe Alia

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Yale University
B.A., New College

Expertise

Quantum Based Structural Formulas = fun
Valency Interaction Formulas
Computational Chemistry
Joe Alia
Campus Location: 

Science 1390

Phone: 
+1 3205896345

Jim Barbour

Emissions Technician
Junior Scientist
Ph.D., University of Georgia
M.S., North Carolina State University
B.S., North Carolina State University

Expertise

Agronomy
Crop Science
Jim Barbour
Campus Location: 

Science 1535

Phone: 
+1 3205896899

Nancy Carpenter

Professor
Ph.D., Northwestern University
B.A., Elmhurst College

Awards

  • Alumni Association Teaching Award
  • Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award

Expertise

Synthetic Organometallic
Methodology
Nancy Carpenter
Campus Location: 

Science 2085

Phone: 
+1 3205896337

Abbey Fischer

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
B.S., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Expertise

Biochemistry
Nucleic Acids
Chemistry Lab Design
Abbey Fischer
Campus Location: 

Science 2340

Phone: 
+1 3205896321

Jennifer Goodnough

Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
B.S., St. Francis University

Awards

John Tate Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising

Expertise

Study of hydrogen bonded liquids via a semi-empirical method
Jennifer Goodnough
Campus Location: 

Science 1340

Phone: 
+1 3205896322

Julie Kill

Chemistry Lab Services Coordinator
Science and Math Safety Coordinator
Campus Location: 

Science 3120

Phone: 
+1 3205896332

Zack Mensinger

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Oregon
B.A., Macalester College

Expertise

Bioinorganic Chemistry
Materials Chemistry
Neurodegenerative Diseases
Zachary Mensinger
Campus Location: 

Science 1385

Phone: 
+1 3205896313

Ted Pappenfus

Professor
Ph.D., University of Minnesota
B.A.,St. John’s University

Awards

  • Morris Faculty Distinguished Research Award
  • Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award

Expertise

Organic photovoltaics
Green and sustainable chemistry
Organic and inorganic materials design and synthesis
Ted Pappenfus
Campus Location: 
Phone: 
+1 3205896340

Timothy Soderberg

Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of Utah
B.A.,Amherst College

Expertise

Bioorganic Chemistry
Cloning and Genetic Engineering
Protein Expression and Purification
Enzymatic Assays
Timothy Soderberg
Campus Location: 

Science 1320

Phone: 
+1 3205896331

Jim Togeas

Professor Emeritus
A.B.D., University of Minnesota
B.A., St. Olaf University

Awards

Horace T. Morse-Minnesota Alumni Association Award

Expertise

Theoretical Chemistry
History of Chemistry
Jim Togeas
Campus Location: 
Phone: 
+1 3205896309