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Chemistry Faculty & Staff


Lisa Sullivan

Dr. Lisa Sullivan, Department Chair & Professor

Ph.D. Vanderbilt University

OfficeSSC A308
Phone:  931-221-6148
Email:   sullivanl@apsu.edu

Inorganic & Materials Chemistry: Read More


Carrie Brennan

Dr. Carrie Brennan, Professor

Ph.D. University of Pittsburgh

Office:  SSC D318
Phone:  931-221-7623
Email:   brennanc@apsu.edu

Analytical Chemistry: Read More


Allen Chaparadza

Dr. Allen Chaparadza, Assistant Professor

Ph.D. Portland State University

Office:  SSC C303
Phone:  931-221-6298
Email:   chaparadzaa@apsu.edu

Physical Chemistry: Read More


Cody Covington

Dr. Cody Covington, Adjunct Faculty

Ph.D. Vanderbilt University

Email:   covingtonc@apsu.edu


Physical Chemistry: Read More


Leslie Hiatt

Dr. Leslie Hiatt, Associate Professor

Ph.D. Vanderbilt University

Office:  SSC D317
Phone:  931-221-7627
Email:   hiattl@apsu.edu

Analytical Chemistry: Read More


Meagan Mann

Dr. Meagan Mann, Associate Professor

Ph.D. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Office:  SSC C305
Phone:  931-221-6175
Email:   mannm@apsu.edu

Biochemistry and Organic Chemistry: Read More


Fred Matthews

Dr. Fred Matthews, Professor

Ph.D. Clemson University

Office:  SSC D304
Phone:  931-221-7622
Email:   matthewsf@apsu.edu

Organic Chemistry: Read More


Ronald Palmer

Ronald Palmer, Laboratory Manager

MA in Organic Chemistry University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
MAT (Master of Arts in Teaching) East Tennessee State University

Office:  SSC A312
Phone:  931-221-7624
Email:   palmerr@apsu.edu

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Anuradha Pathiranage

Dr. Anuradha Pathiranage, Assistant Professor

Ph.D. Middle Tennessee State University

Office:  SSC D305
Phone:  931-221-7630
Email:   pathiranagea@apsu.edu

Organic Chemistry: Read More


Robin Reed

Dr. Robin Reed, Professor

Ph.D. Vanderbilt University

Office:  SSC C304
Phone:  931-221-1007
Email:   reedr@apsu.edu

Biochemistry: Read More


Marcia Schilling

Dr. Marcia Schilling, Assistant Professor

Ph.D. Vanderbilt University

Office:  SSC D309
Phone:  931-221-7782
Email:   schillingm@apsu.edu

Biochemistry: Read More


Will Ward

Dr. Will Ward, Assistant Professor

Ph.D. Johns Hopkins University

Office:  SSC D320
Phone:  931-221-7621
Email:   wardw@apsu.edu

Inorganic Chemistry: Read More


Bailey Harrison, Temporary Academic Assistant

Office:  SSC A308
Phone:  931-221-7628
Email:   harrisonbn@apsu.edu

Retired and Emeritus Professors

Ron Robertson, Ph.D. Vanderbilt University, Retired in December 2016, Physical Chemistry

John Foote, Ph.D., Mississippi State University, Inorganic Chemistry

Harvey Blanck, Ph.D., Ohio State University, Physical Chemistry

Durward Harris, Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry

Emeritus Adminstrative Assistant

Donna Liverett, Retired in March 2021, Served the department for 50 years!