All Faculty

Professor of Chemistry

Synthesis, Catalysis, Bioinorganic, Materials

Linus Pauling Professor of Chemical Engineering, Bioengineering and Biochemistry; Director, Donna and Benjamin M. Rosen Bioengineering Center

Biocatalysis, protein engineering, enzyme evolution, synthetic biology

John G. Kirkwood and Arthur A. Noyes Professor of Chemistry; Norman Davidson Leadership Chair, Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

Metal-nucleic acid chemistry

Mary and Charles Ferkel Professor of Chemistry

Chemical and biochemical applications of modern spectroscopic methods

Professor of Cosmochemistry and Planetary Sciences and Professor of Chemistry; Master of Student Houses

Observational analyses of stellar and planetary genesis; in situ characterization of the Earth's atmosphere and biogeochemical cycles; laser spectroscopic and ab initio characterization of weakly bonded clusters and reactive intermediates

Chevron Professor of Chemical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering; Executive Officer for Chemical Engineering

Fluid mechanics and transport processes; Complex and multiphase fluids

Professor of Chemistry and Biology

DNA replication in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae dynamics in signaling transductions and exploring biological interactions in single cells

Bren Professor of Chemistry

Correlated quantum mechanical phenomena in chemistry and physics

Professor of Biochemistry

Membrane protein structure; protein synthesis and translocation; X-ray crystallography

Warren and Katharine Schlinger Professor of Chemical Engineering

Synthesis of zeolites and molecular sieves; Synthesis of catalytic materials; Synthesis of biomaterials; Gene therapy

Bren Professor of Chemistry

Organic, Physical Organic, Bioorganic, and Materials Chemistry

George Grant Hoag Professor of Chemistry

Organic, Physical Organic, Bioorganic, and Materials Chemistry

Irma and Ross McCollum-William H. Corcoran Professor of Chemical Engineering and Environmental Science and Engineering

Aerosols; atmospheric chemistry and physics

Norman Chandler Professor of Chemistry

Catalysis, enantioselective synthesis, mechanistic studies, organic chemistry, organometallic chemistry, reaction development

Professor of Chemical Engineering

Ion-surface interaction dynamics, plasma processing, materials in nanoscale confinement, nanotechnology

Charles and Mary Ferkel Professor of Chemistry, Materials Science, and Applied Physics

Quantum chemistry, molecular dynamics, statistical physics: simulation and design of biological, polymer, ceramic, and metal systems; Reaction mechanisms in homogeneous and heterogeneous catalysis; Prediction of Protein Structure and Function; Nanotechnology, bionanotechnology

Arnold O. Beckman Professor of Chemistry; Founding Director, Beckman Institute

Bioinorganic electron transfer chemistry

Victor and Elizabeth Atkins Professor of Chemistry

Mechanisms of metal catalyzed reactions, polymers synthesis, catalysis in organic synthesis

Elizabeth W. Gilloon Professor of Chemistry

Nanosystems Biology; Molecular Electronics; Fundamental Nanoscale Physics and Chemistry

Professor of Chemistry; Investigator, Heritage Medical Research Institute; Faculty Scholar, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Structure-function studies of the nuclear pore complex and the histone-modifying machinery; X-ray crystallography

Professor of Chemistry

Synthetic and combinatorial chemistry; neurobiology; protein structure and function

Ethel Wilson Bowles and Robert Bowles Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering; Director of the Jacobs Institute for Molecular Engineering for Medicine

Global Health; Microbial communities and biophysics of the gut microbiome; Diagnostics and antimicrobial susceptibility testing; Microfluidics and single molecule and single cell analysis;   Complex Networks of reactions, cells and organisms

Professor of Chemical Engineering

Polymeric and Supramolecular Liquids: Physics and Rheology

George L. Argyros Professor of Chemistry

Semiconductor Photoelectrochemistry, Electronic Olfaction, and Scanning Tunneling Microscopy; Chemistry Animation Project

Professor of Chemistry

Theories of chemical reactions

Bren Professor of Biology and Chemistry; William K. Bowes Jr. Leadership Chair, Division of Biology and Biological Engineering

Protein design, structure, and stability; computer simulation techniques

Professor of Chemistry

Theory and simulation of chemical, biochemical, and soft matter systems

Professor of Chemical Physics

Spectroscopy and Chemistry of Ionic Clusters

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Metabolite signaling in development and oncogenesis
Professor of Biochemistry

Molecular Mechanisms controlling gene expression

Bren Professor of Chemistry

Inorganic Synthesis, Reaction Chemistry, and Mechanistic Studies

Roscoe Gilkey Dickinson Professor of Chemistry; Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute; Executive Officer for Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics

Protein Structure and Energetics; X-ray Crystallography

Professor of Chemistry; Investigator, Heritage Medical Research Institute; Executive Officer for Chemistry

Synthetic organic chemistry; Natural product total synthesis; Asymmetric catalysis

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Synthetic organic chemistry; Polymer chemistry; Soft materials

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Materials and interfaces in electrochemical devices; Electrochemistry; Solid state chemistry; Spectroscopy

Louis E. Nohl Professor and Professor of Chemical Engineering

Atmospheric chemistry and physics, Aerosols

Professor of Chemistry

Macromolecular machines; protein sorting and localization; molecular recognition and regulation by novel GTPases; protein and nucleic acid structure and function

Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering; Heritage Principal Investigator Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Chemical Engineering

Molecular and cellular engineering; Non-invasive imaging and control of biological function; Neuroscience; Nanotechnology; Synthetic biology

Professor of Chemistry

Organic Synthetic Chemistry: the development and implementation of new strategies for the preparation of structurally complex molecules

Ross McCollum-William H. Corcoran Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering; Director, Beckman Institute

Biocatalysis; Biomaterials; Polymer Science; Protein Engineering; Macromolecular Chemistry

Lawrence A. Hanson Jr. Professor of Chemical Engineering

Statistical mechanics of structures, phase transitions and dynamics in complex fluids, including polymers, liquid-crystals, and gels; statistical mechanics of surfaces and interfaces; nucleation; biophysics of DNA; evolutionary protein design, cell adhesion

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Optical spectroscopy and microscopy, Biophysics, Bio-imaging, Chemical probe development.

Professor of Chemical Physics

Magnetic resonance