Chemistry Faculty

Fisher faculty are dedicated, highly credentialed professionals who consistently make the advancement of scholarship in their respective fields a top priority.

Assistant Professor
Kevin Callahan
Associate Professor
Associate Professor
Areas of Interest: Use of technology in education; NMR applications
Tom Douglas
Visiting Assistant Professor
Areas of Interest: Measurement of student achievement and critical thinking gains through cooperative learning and inquiry-based interventions; curriculum development for courses that prepare education professionals for certification in elementary through high school.
Visiting Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor
Andrea Giordano-Bills
Assistant Professor
Areas of Interest: Mechanisms of organic reactions on surfaces, computational modeling, and its application for catalytic and electrocatalytic processes.
Alexey Ignachenko
Associate Professor and Interim Chair, Department of Chemistry
Areas of Interest: Chiral recognition studies; development of chiral ionic liquids for chromatographic separation of chiral compounds using GC
Irene Kimaru
Associate Professor
Areas of Interest: Synthetic inorganic and organometallic chemistry with an emphasis on structure and bonding as they relate to the chelate effect and catalysis
Bradley Kraft
Associate Professor
Areas of Interest: Formation of new glasses; determination of phase diagram; chemistry education development
Kristina Lantzky-Eaton
Assistant Professor
Renuka Manchanayakage
Assistant Professor
Kermin Martinez-Hernandez
Laboratory Manager
General Chemistry Lab Coordinator