Chemistry Department

Faculty and Staff

Faculty

Miriam Bowring

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Email | Website | Office: 309 | 503-517-5294

Synthetic and physical organometallic chemistry, catalysis, and mechanisms.

Kelly N. Chacón

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Email | Office: 421 | 503-777-7218
On Sabbatical Fall 2017 - Spring 2018

Metallobiochemistry, x-ray absorption fine structure (EXAFS), electronic absorption, and fluorescence spectroscopy of metal sites in proteins.

Subhasish Chatterjee

Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Email | Office: 318 | 503-517-4108

Biophysical Chemistry and Nanoscience

Juliane L. Fry

Associate Professor of Chemistry and Environmental Studies
Email | Website | Office: 314 | 503-517-7951

Environmental chemistry - atmospheric chemistry, urban air pollution, formation and composition of atmospheric aerosol, atmospheric reaction mechanisms and kinetics, chemistry-climate interactions

Daniel P. Gerrity

Professor of Chemistry
Email | Website | Office: 316 | 503-777-7212

Physical chemistry - experimental physical chemistry, application of laser spectroscopy to the study of chemical dynamics and molecular electronic structure

Arthur Glasfeld

Amgen-Perlmutter Professor of Chemistry and Department Chair 2014-17
Email | Website | Office: 410 | 503-517-7679

Biochemistry - structural biochemistry and enzymatic catalysis

Sam Helmy

Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Email | Office: 417 | 503-517-7951

Organic chemistry

Rebecca LaLonde

Associate Professor of Chemistry
Email | Office: 420 | 503-417-7494

Organic chemistry - organic synthesis, organometallic chemistry, green chemistry

Alan J. Shusterman

Professor of Chemistry
Email | Website | Office: 408 | 503-517-7699
On Sabbatical Fall 2017 - Spring 2018

Organic chemistry - molecular modeling & computational chemistry, green chemistry & green oxidation catalysts 

Natasja Swartz

Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Email | Office: 311 | 503-517-5230

Materials chemistry, nanoscale surfaxe chemistry, analytical methods for investigation of heritage materials, contaminant assimilation in water-soil systems

Emeritus Faculty

Thomas G. Dunne

Email

Inorganic chemistry - electron transfer reactions in solution, transition metal complexes with ligands of high electron affinity, environmental chemistry

Patrick G. McDougal

Email | Office: 109A | 503-777-7206

Organic chemistry - organic synthesis, bioorganic chemistry

Staff

Danielle Cass

Department Associate
Email | Office: 308A | 503-517-4618

Randy Hicks

Laboratory and Department Manager
Email | Office: 212A | 503-777-7213

Rob Jensen

Instrumentation Chemist
Email | Office: 209A | 503-517-7893

Kayla Johnston

Faculty Administrative Coordinator
Email | Office: 303 | 503-777-7229

Melinda Krahenbuhl

Director, Reed Reactor
Email | Office: 102 | 503-777-7222

Alicia McGhee

Department Associate
Email | Office: 208 | 503-777-7364

April Sams

Director of Environmental Health and Safety
Email | Office: Physical Plant | 503-777-7788