Faculty Profiles


Steven W. Baldwin

Professor of Chemistry
Office: 1101 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 660-1563

The central themes of our research program are the development of methodology to accomplish the synthesis of optically pure materials and the...


David N. Beratan

R.J. Reynolds Professor of Chemistry
Office: 5311 French Science Center, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 660-1526
Beratan Research Group

Dr. Beratan is developing theoretical approaches to understand the function of complex molecular and macromolecular systems, including: the...


Dorian Canelas

Assistant Professor of the Practice in the Department of Chemistry
Office: 1223 French Family Science Cen, 124 Science Drive, Box 3236, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 660-1528

Prof. Canelas has been active in implementation of student-centered pedagogies and developing programs to increase undergraduate retention in...


Richard MacPhail

Associate Professor of Chemistry
Office: French Family Science Center, Room 1216, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 660-1536

Dr. MacPhail is a physical chemist whose research has focused on intermolecular interactions and molecular dynamics in disordered condensed phases...


Christopher P. Roy

Associate Professor of the Practice of Chemistry
Office: 1222 French Science Center, 124 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 660-1518