Loyola University Chicago

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Full-time Faculty

The diverse research interests of the faculty open up a wide range of research experiences to students. Ongoing work is well balanced between Analytical, Biochemistry, Inorganic, Organic, and Physical Chemistry. In addition there are adjunct faculty in the Biology and Physics Departments. Much of the current research transcends traditional boundaries to include fields such as bioorganic, bioinorganic, biophysical, and environmental chemistry.

Faculty Homepages & Research Interests

Analytical Chemistry


  • Miguel Angel Ballicora
  • Dali Liu
  • Duarte Mota De Freitas (Chair)
  • Ken Olsen

Chemical Education

  • Patrick Daubenmire

Inorganic Chemistry

  • Jacob Ciszek
  • Wei Tsung Lee

Organic Chemistry

  • Daniel Becker
  • David Crumrine
  • Chad Eichman

Physical Chemistry

  • Jan Florian
  • Daniel Graham
  • Daniel Killelea