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Chemistry and Biochemistry

Mueller Michael 2014  

Michael R. Mueller, Ph.D.

Department Head and Professor of Chemistry
E-mail: michael.mueller[at]rose-hulman[dot]edu


  • B.S., Texas A&I University, 1983
  • Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, 1990
Phone: 812-877-8310
Office: F109 Moench

Bruce Allison  

Bruce D. Allison, Ph.D.

Professor of Chemistry
E-mail: bruce.allison[at]rose-hulman[dot]edu


  • B.S., Houghton College, 1974
  • Ph.D., University of Illinois, 1978
Phone: 812-877-8395
Office: E207 Moench

Mark Brandt  

Mark E. Brandt, Ph.D.

Professor of Chemistry
E-mail: brandt[at]rose-hulman[dot]edu


  • B.S., College of William and Mary, 1982
  • M.S., Vanderbilt University, 1986
  • Ph.D., University of Miami, 1989
Phone: 812-877-8406
Office: FL109 Moench

Rebecca DeVasher  

Rebecca DeVasher, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Chemistry
E-mail: devasher[at]rose-hulman[dot]edu


  • B.S., University of Alabama, 2000
  • Ph.D., University of Alabama, 2004
Phone: 812-877-8541
Office: FL103 Moench

David Erwin  

David K. Erwin, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Chemistry
E-mail: david.erwin[at]rose-hulman[dot]edu


  • B.S., University of Louisville, 1974
  • Ph.D., California Institute of Technology, 1979
Phone: 812-877-8476
Office: E205 Moench

Hoffman Michelle 2014  

Michelle (Shelly) Hoffman, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
E-mail: hoffman[at]rose-hulman[dot]edu


  • B.S., Xavier University, 2006
  • Ph.D., Indiana University, 2012 

Phone: 812-877-8908
Office:  FL101 Moench

Daniel Morris  

Daniel L. Morris, Jr., Ph.D.

Professor of Chemistry
E-mail: daniel.morris[at]rose-hulman[dot]edu


  • B.S., East Tennessee State University, 1989
  • M.S., The Ohio State University, 1992
  • Ph.D., The Ohio State University. 1995
Phone: 812-877-8314
Office: FL102 Moench

Mottel Ed 2014  

Edward A. Mottel, Ph.D.

Professor of Chemistry
E-mail: edward.mottel[at]rose-hulman[dot]edu


  • B.S., College of St. Thomas, 1970
  • Ph.D., University of Iowa, 1976
Phone: 812-877-8315
Office: F111 Moench

Wilson , Stephanie 2013  

Stephanie Poland, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
E-mail: wilson3[at]rose-hulman[dot]edu


  • B.S., University of Southern Indiana, 2009
  • Ph.D., Texas A&M University, 2013
Phone: 812-877-8801
Office: FL107 Moench

Luanne Tilstra  

Luanne Tilstra, Ph.D.

Professor of Chemistry
E-mail: luanne.tilstra[at]rose-hulman[dot]edu


  • B.S., Central College (Pella, IA), 1983
  • Ph.D., Louisiana State University, 1987
Phone: 812-877-8741
Office: E206 Moench

Ross Weatherman (1)  

Ross Weatherman, Ph.D.

Professor of Chemistry
E-mail: ross.weatherman[at]rose-hulman[dot]edu


  • A.B. Wabash College, 1991
  • Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1996
  • Postdoc: University of California, San Francisco
Phone: 812-877-8718
Lab: 812-244-4082
Office: FL108 Moench

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Phone: 812-877-8373
Office: D104  Moench


Allen White, Ph.D

Associate Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry,
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering

E-mail: allen.white[at]rose-hulman[dot]edu


  • B.S., the Ohio State University, 1991
  • M.S., The Ohio State University, 2000
  • Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 2006


Sarah Wilson, Ph.D.

Visiting Professor
E-mail: wilson4[at]rose-hulman[dot]edu


  • Saint Michael's College, B.S. Department of Physics 1997, Physics Major Brandeis
  • University, M.S., Department of Chemistry 1999, Organic Chemistry Indiana
  • Wesleyan University, Teaching Certification, 2009, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Physical Science
  • Purdue University, Ph.D., December 2015, Organic Chemistry
Phone: 812-877-8830
Office: E207  Moench


Chemistry and Biochemistry Staff

Cyndi Erwin  

Cyndi Erwin

Stockroom Manager/Departmental Purchaser
E-mail: cyndi.erwin[at]rose-hulman[dot]edu

Phone: 812-877-8206
Fax: 812-872-6019
Office: F103 Moench

Lou Johnson  

Lou Johnson

Lab Manager
E-mail: james.l.johnson[at]rose-hulman[dot]edu

Phone: 812-877-8231
Office: F104 Moench

Conder _Shelly _2015  

Terri "Shelly" Conder

Department Secretary
E-mail: conder1[at]rose-hulman[dot]edu

Phone: 812-877-8166
Fax: 812-872-6019
Office: F110 Moench


Chemistry and Biochemistry Emeritus Faculty

Dennis Lewis  

Dennis A. Lewis

Professor of Chemistry
E-mail: dennis.lewis[at]rose-hulman[dot]edu

Phone: 812-877-8313
Office: FL107 Moench