Chemistry at Illinois University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Illinois

Chemistry Faculty

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Ryan C. Bailey
Associate Professor of Chemistry

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Paul V. Braun

Ivan Racheff Professor of Materials Science and Engineering
Professor of Chemistry
Associated with the Beckman Institute, in the 3D Micro- and Nanosystems

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Martin D. Burke

Professor of Chemistry

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Jefferson Chan

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

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Scott E. Denmark

Reynold C. Fuson Professor of Chemistry

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Dana D. Dlott

William H. and Janet G. Lycan Professor of Chemistry

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Alison R. Fout

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Robert Gennis

Robert B. Gennis

Professor of Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Chemistry
J. Woodland Hasting Endowed Chair
Affiliate, Beckman Institute

John Gerlt

John A. Gerlt

Gutgsell Chair
Professor of Biochemistry
Professor of Chemistry and Biophysics
Professor of Basic Medical Sciences

Andrew Gewirth

Andrew Gewirth

Professor of Chemistry

Gregory Girolami

Gregory S. Girolami

Department Head
William H. and Janet G. Lycan Professor of Chemistry

Steve Granick

Steve Granick

Emeritus Professor of Materials Science and Engineering,
Professor of Chemistry,
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, Physics and Biophysics

Martin Gruebele

Martin Gruebele

James R. Eiszner Endowed Chair in Chemistry;
Professor of Physics and
Center for Biophysics and Computational Biology

Sharon Hammes-Schiffer

Sharon Hammes-Schiffer

Swanlund Chair
Professor of Chemistry

Paul Hergenrother

Paul J. Hergenrother

Kenneth L. Rinehart Jr. Endowed Chair in Natural Products Chemistry
Professor of Chemistry
Affiliate, Department of Biochemistry

So Hirata

So Hirata

Professor of Chemistry
Blue Waters Professor
Alumni Research Scholar

Kami Hull

Kami Hull

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
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Prashant Jain

Assistant Professor of Chemistry,
Department of Physics Affiliate
Beckman Institute Affiliate

Deborah Leckband

Deborah E. Leckband

Reid T. Milner Professor of Chemical Sciences
Professor of Chemistry and Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

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Jim Lisy

Research Professor of Chemistry

Yi Lu

Yi Lu

Jay and Ann Schenck Professor of Chemistry

Zaida Luthey-Schulten

Zaida (Zan) Luthey-Schulten

William H. and Janet G. Lycan Professor of Chemistry

Nancy Makri

Nancy Makri

Gutgsell Professor

Benjamin McCall

Benjamin J. McCall

Professor of Chemistry and Astronomy

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Douglas A. Mitchell

Associate Professor of Chemisty
Faculty, Institute for Genomic Biology: Mining Microbial Genomes for Novel Antibiotics
Affiliate, Department of Microbiology

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Jeffrey S. Moore

Murchison-Mallory Professor of Chemistry
Professor of Materials Science and Engineering
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor

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Catherine J. Murphy

Peter C. and Gretchen Miller Markunas Professor of Chemistry
Associate Director, Frederick Seitz Materials Research Laboratory
Affiliate, Materials Science and Engineering
Affiliate, Micro and Nanotechnology Laboratory

Ralph Nuzzo

Ralph Nuzzo

G. L. Clark Professor of Chemistry
Professor of Materials Science and Engineering

Philip Phillips

Philip W. Phillips

Professor of Physics and Bliss Faculty Scholar

Thomas Rauchfuss

Thomas B. Rauchfuss

Larry Faulkner Professor of Chemistry

Chad Rienstra

Chad M. Rienstra

Professor of Chemistry,
Affiliate, Computational Biology and Biophysics,
Affiliate, Biochemistry

Jaoquin Rodriguez-Lopez

Joaquín Rodríguez-López

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

John Rogers

John A. Rogers

Swanlund Chair
Professor of Materials Science and Engineering

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David Sarlah

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Klaus Schulten

Klaus J. Schulten

Swanlund Professor of Physics
Professor of Physics, Chemistry, and Biophysics and Computational Biology

Kenneth Schweizer

Kenneth S. Schweizer

Morris Professor of Materials Science and Engineering
Professor of Chemistry and Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

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Scott K. Silverman

Professor of Chemistry
Associate Head of Budget and Operations
Affiliate, Department of Biochemistry

Stephen Sligar

Stephen G. Sligar

Director, School of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Swanlund Chair
Professor of Biochemistry
Professor of Chemistry

Kenneth Suslick

Kenneth S. Suslick

Marvin T. Schmidt Professor of Chemistry
Professor of Materials Science and Engineering
Professor, Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology

Jonathan Sweedler

Jonathan V. Sweedler

James R. Eiszner Family Chair in Chemistry
Director of the School of Chemical Sciences
Associated with the Beckman Institute, Biotechnology Center, Neuroscience Program and Bioengineering Program

Wilfred van der Donk

Wilfred A. van der Donk

Richard E. Heckert Endowed Chair in Chemistry
Howard Hughes Medical Investigator

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Renske M. van der Veen

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

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Josh Vura-Weis

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

M. Christina White

M. Christina White

Professor of Chemistry

Steven Zimmerman

Steven C. Zimmerman

Roger Adams Professor of Chemistry