Members of our faculty consistently rank as leaders in their respective fields. These include current and past winners of the Robert Boyle Prize for Analytical Science given by the Royal Society of Chemistry (UK), a member-elect of the International Academy of Quantum Molecular Science, a National Fresenius Award winner, a Fellow and Innovation Awardee of the American Chemical Society, and a Pew Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences. Our faculty also boasts many past recipients of national and IU-based awards in chemistry and chemical education.

Faculty Highlights

Research Faculty

Dennis Peters
Dennis Peters

Analytical | Inorganic | Organic
Analysis | Catalysis

Professor Peters received his B.S. degree (cum laude) in chemistry from the California Institute of Technology in 1958 and his Ph.D. degree in analytical chemistry from Harvard University in 1962...

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Instructional Faculty

Ben Burlingham
Ben Burlingham

Ben Burlingham received a B.S. in biochemistry at Grove City College in 1996. After serving as the program director of a Christian youth camp for one year...

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Pengyun Li
Pengyun Li

Chemical Biology

Pengyun Li received his B.S. in 1994 and M.S. degree in 1996 from Nanjing University, China. He was awarded his Ph.D. in biophysics from Tsinghua University, China, in 2003...

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