One of the most vital resources of the Chemistry Department is its people. Davidson is fortunate to have a group of dedicated and enthusiastic faculty and staff professionals working with bright and motivated students.

Department Contacts

  • Chair

  • Jeff Myers
    Chair of Chemistry

  • Departmental Coordinator

  • Alexis Yates
    Departmental Coordinator for Chemistry

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Mitch Anstey

  • Assistant Professor of Chemistry
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David Blauch

  • Professor of Chemistry
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Bassil El-Zaatari

  • Assistant Professor of Chemistry


Office: Wall 292
Lab: Wall 227

Pronouns: he/him/his

Bassil El-Zaatari

Luis Fernandez-Torres

  • Visiting Assistant Professor

Primary Areas of Expertise

  • Surface Chemistry
  • Materials Science
  • Physical Chemistry
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Cindy Hauser

  • Acting Associate Dean for Educational Policy | Professor of Chemistry
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Hanna Key

  • Assistant Professor of Chemistry


Office: Wall 221
Lab: Wall 223

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Jeff Myers

  • Chair & Associate Professor of Chemistry
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Nicole Snyder

  • Acting Associate Dean for Research and Creative Works | Professor of Chemistry
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Erland Stevens

  • James G. Martin Professor of Chemistry
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Durwin Striplin

  • Professor of Chemistry
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Keith Frye

  • Instrumentation Specialist
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Dee Vega

  • Adjunct Professor of Chemistry
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Alexis Yates

  • Departmental Coordinator
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Faculty Emeriti

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