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Meet Our Faculty

The professors listed below teach the core courses required for the Pre-Medical Professional Track.

Ann Armitage Benson  
Associate Professor of Chemistry  
Chair, Department of Science  
B.S. - Tulane University
B.S. - Trine University
M.S. - Indiana University
Specialty: Applied Chemistry

Angela Bojrab
Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S. - Purdue University, Fort Wayne
D.P.M. - Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine
D.P.M. - Sisters of Charity Hospital, New York
Specialty: Anatomy and Physiology

Steven Dulaney
Instructor of Chemistry
B.A. - Adrian College
Ph.D. ABD - Michigan State University
Specialty: Carbohydrate Chemistry and Organic Chemistry

Dustin Jenkins
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
B.S. – Western Kentucky University
M.A. – Princeton University
Ph.D. – Princeton University
Specialty:  Organometallic Chemistry

Ira Franklin Jones  
Professor of Biology and Chemistry  
B.S. - Davidson College
M.S. - New York University
Ph.D. - Auburn University
Specialty: Analytical Chemistry, Insect Physiology

Chad Keefer  
Assistant Professor
B.S./M.A./Ed.D. - Ball State University
Specialty: Physics, Physical/Organic Chemistry

Tony Layson
Associate Professor of Chemistry
B.Sc. - Indiana University, Purdue University - Fort Wayne
Ph.D. - Iowa State University
Specialty: Analytical Chemistry

Vicki Moravec   
Professor of Chemistry  
B.S. - Purdue University
Ph.D. - University of Illinois
Specialty: Physical Chemistry, Chemical Education

Cindy Neyer
Assistant Professor
B.S. - University of Kansas
Ph.D. - Iowa State University
Specialty: Physics

Hong Park  
Assistant Professor  
B.S. - Pukyuong National University, South Korea
Ph.D. - University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Specialty: Genetics

William Sluis
Assistant Professor      
B.S./Ph.D. - University of Illinois at Chicago
Specialty: Plant Ecology, Restoration Ecology

Pre-Medical Professional Track Advisory Board:

Dr. Max Baumgartner 
Dean, School of Health Sciences 
Chair, Pre-Medical Professional Track Advisory Board
Director, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program                

Craig W. Laker
Dean, Jannen School of Arts and Sciences

Ira Jones, Ph.D.
Professor, Biology and Chemistry

Michael Blaz, Ph.D.
Professor, Psychology

John Wagner, Ph.D.
Professor, Chemical & Bioprocess Engineering

Professor Ann Benson
Associate Professor, Chemistry