Faculty

Mario Eden
Department Chair
Mario Eden


Since it's beginnings, the Department of Chemical Engineering has attracted exceptional faculty to teach our students and advance the discipline. That great tradition continues today as is evidenced by our ever-increasing list of faculty patents and inventions, membership in academic academies and in peer recognition.

Our faculty are supported by a dedicated and hardworking staff committed to making your educational experience or professional interaction smooth and productive.

 



Last Updated: Oct 06, 2017

Robert Ashurst

Uthlaut Family Endowed Associate Professor

Undergraduate Program Chair

Associate Department Chair

227 Ross Hall
(334) 844-2559
ashurwr@auburn.edu
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Maria Auad

Professor

320 Ross Hall
(334) 844-5459
auad@auburn.edu
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    Education:
  • Ph.D. Material Sciences
  • B.S. Chemical Engineering


Bryan Beckingham

Assistant Professor

220 Ross Hall
(334) 844-2036
bsb0025@auburn.edu
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    Education:
  • Ph.D., Chemical and Materials Engineering, Princeton University
  • M.A., Chemical Engineering, Princeton University
  • B.S. with University Honors, Chemical Engineering, Clarkson University


Carlos Carrero

Assistant Professor

147 Ross Hall
(334) 844-8625
cac0134@auburn.edu
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    Education:
  • Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, USA.
  • Postdoctoral Researcher, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Energy Conversion, Muelheim an der Ruhr, Germany.
  • Ph.D., Natural Science: Chemistry, Technical University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany.
  • Msc., Natural Science: Chemistry, Universidad de los Andes, Merida, Venezuela.


Robert Chambers

Professor

240 Ross Hall
(334) 844-2054
chambro@auburn.edu
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    Education:
  • Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, California-Berkeley, 1965
  • M.S. Chemical Engineering, CalTech, 1958
  • B.S. Chemical Engineering, CalTech, 1957


Selen Cremaschi

B. Redd Associate Professor

228 Ross Hall
334.844.4970
szc0113@auburn.edu

    Education:
  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Purdue University
  • M.S., Chemical Engineering, Bogazici University
  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, Bogazici University


Allan David

John W. Brown Assistant Professor

222 Ross Hall
(334) 844-8119
aed0022@auburn.edu
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    Education:
  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park
  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park


Virginia Davis

Alumni Professor

Graduate Program Chair

328 Ross Hall
(334) 844-2060
davisva@auburn.edu
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    Education:
  • PhD, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Rice University
  • ME Chemical Engineering, Tulane University
  • BSE Chemical Engineering Tulane University


Steve Duke

Associate Dean for Academics, College of Engineering

Associate Professor

1301 Shelby Center
(334) 844-2866
dukeste@auburn.edu
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Mario Eden

Department Chair

Joe T. and Billie Carole McMillan Professor

210 Ross Hall
(334) 844-2064
edenmar@auburn.edu
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    Education:
  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Technical University of Denmark
  • M.Sc., Chemical Engineering, Technical University of Denmark


Ilari Filpponen

Assistant Research Professor

Alabama Center for Paper and Bioresource Engineering

1301 Ross Hall
(334) 844-2866
eif0001@auburn.edu



Thomas Hanley

Professor

322 Ross Hall
(334) 844-7773
hanletr@auburn.edu
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Peter He

Associate Professor

344 Ross Hall
(334) 844-7602
qzh0004@auburn.edu
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    Education:
  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, 2005
  • M.S., Chemical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, 2002
  • B.E., Chemical Engineering, Tsinghua University, 1996


William Horne

Lecturer

103 Ross Hall
(334) 844-4665
wjh0025@auburn.edu



Zhihua Jiang

APPF Assistant Professor

Director of Alabama Center for Paper and Bioresource Engineering

356 Ross Hall
(334) 844-7829
zzj0012@auburn.edu

    Education:
  • Ph.D., Organic Chemistry, McGill University
  • M. Eng., Wood and Pulping Chemistry, Nanjing Forestry University
  • B. Eng., Wood and Pulping Chemistry, Nanjing Forestry University


William Josephson

Senior Lecturer

352 Ross Hall
(334) 844-2483
josepbe@auburn.edu
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Elizabeth Lipke

Mary and John H. Sanders Endowed Associate Professor

338 Ross Hall
(334) 844-2003
eal0003@auburn.edu
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Ronald Neuman

Professor

330 Ross Hall
(334) 844-0513
neumard@auburn.edu
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Tae-Sik Oh

Assistant Professor

346 Ross Hall
(334) 844-2088
tzo0011@auburn.edu
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    Education:
  • Ph.D., Materials Science, Caltech
  • MS, Materials Science, Caltech
  • MS, Materials Science and Engineering, Seoul National University
  • BS, Materials Science and Engineering, Seoul National University


Robert Pantazes

Assistant Professor

105 Ross Hall
(334) 844-4805
rjp0029@auburn.edu
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    Education:
  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University
  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University


James Radich

Graduate Recruiting Chair

Assistant Professor

218 Ross Hall
(334) 844-2011
jgr0015@auburn.edu
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    Education:
  • Ph.D. Chemical Engineering
  • M.S. Chemical Engineering
  • B.S. Chemical Engineering


Jeffrey Rice

Lecturer

336 Ross Hall
(334) 844-5833
jjr0033@auburn.edu
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    Education:
  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • B.S., Georgia Institute of Technology


Christopher Roberts

Dean of Samuel Ginn College of Engineering

Uthlaut Professor

1301 Shelby Center
(334) 844-2303
robercr@auburn.edu
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Joseph Shaeiwitz

Visiting Professor

230 Ross Hall
(334) 844-4825
jas0105@auburn.edu
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    Education:
  • Ph.D. Carnegie Mellon University 1978
  • M.S. Carnegie Mellon University 1976
  • B.S. University of Delaware 1974


Bruce Tatarchuk

Director of Microfibrous Materials Manufacturing Center

Charles E. Gavin III Professor

314 Ross Hall
(334) 844-2023
tatarbj@auburn.edu
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Jin Wang

Graduate Program Chair

Walt and Virginia Woltosz Endowed Professor

318 Ross Hall
(334) 844-2020
jzw0001@auburn.edu
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    Education:
  • PhD, The University of Texas at Austin
  • PhD, Tsinghua University
  • BS, Tsinghua University


Xinyu Zhang

Associate Professor

324 Ross Hall
(334) 844-5439
xzz0004@auburn.edu
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    Education:
  • PhD in Materials Chemistry
  • Master in Materials Engineering
  • Bachelor in Materials Engineering