Program Coordinator

Narendra Narayana
Narendra Narayana

Narendra Narayana, Ph.D.

Professional Assistant Professor in Biochemistry

Office: CS 130D
Phone: 361-825-3644
Email: narendra.narayana@tamucc.edu

    Curriculum Vitae

X-ray crystallography for structure determination of biological macromolecules

Faculty

Hussain Abdulla
Hussain Abdulla

Hussain Abdulla, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Office: CS 211
Phone: 361-825-6050
Email: hussain.abdulla@tamucc.edu

    Curriculum Vitae

Focusing on four research areas of Organic Biogeochemistry: Environmental metabolomics; Fate of terrestrial dissolved organic matter; Effects of natural organic matter in the solubility of anthropogenic pollutants and Chemical characterization of trace metals organic ligands.

Eugene Billiot
Eugene Billiot

Eugene Billiot, Ph.D.

Professor of Chemistry

Office: CS 208
Phone: 361-825-2680
Email: eugene.billiot@tamucc.edu

    Curriculum Vitae

Understanding chiral separations with amino acid based surfactants.

Feri Billiot
Feri Billiot

Feri Billiot, Ph.D.

Graduate Chemistry Program Coordinator and Professor of Chemistry

Office: CS 207
Phone: 361-825-6067
Email: fereshteh.billiot@tamucc.edu

    Curriculum Vitae

Understanding chiral separations with amino acid based surfactants; distribution, fate and effect of endocrine disruptors in the environment

Timothy Causgrove
Timothy Causgrove

Timothy Causgrove, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Office: CS 207
Phone: 361-825-2399
Email: tim.causgrove@tamucc.edu

    Curriculum Vitae

Spectroscopic measurement of energy barriers to protein folding using novel initiation methods; molecular modeling of peptide structure and dynamics

Jeremy Conkle
Jeremy Conkle

Jeremy Conkle, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Office: HRI 104
Phone: 361-825-2862
Email: jeremy.conkle@tamucc.edu
Website: http://conklelab.tamucc.edu

    Curriculum Vitae

Fate, transport and health (ecosystem and human) impacts of pollutants, particularly emerging contaminants and marine plastics in coastal and marine environments.

Joseph David Felix
Joseph David Felix

Joseph David Felix, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Environmental Chemistry

Office: NRC 3202
Phone: 361-825-4180
Email: joseph.felix@tamucc.edu
Website: http://felixlab.tamucc.edu

    Curriculum Vitae

Stable isotope biogeochemistry; Transport, fate, and air-sea-land exchange processes of volatile organic compounds and reactive nitrogen; Bulk and compound-specific stable isotope analysis method development

Shreyashi Ganguly

Shreyashi Ganguly, Ph.D.

Professional Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Office: CS 246
Phone: 361-825-4060
Email: shreyashi.ganguly@tamucc.edu



Nicolas Holubowitch
Nicolas Holubowitch

Nicolas Holubowitch, Ph.D.

Professional Assistant Professor

Office: CS 242
Phone: 361-825-2987
Email: nicolas.holubowitch@tamucc.edu

    Curriculum Vitae

Electrochemistry, energy, and the environment; batteries and fuel cells; desalination; sensing of hazardous compounds

Xinping Hu
Xinping Hu

Xinping Hu, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Office: SL2 104
Phone: 361-825-3395
Email: xinping.hu@tamucc.edu
Website: http://hulab.tamucc.edu

    Curriculum Vitae

Oceanic carbon cycle; Ocean acidification; Sediment early diagenesis; Carbonate geochemistry; Stable isotope biogeochemistry

Patrick Larkin
Patrick Larkin

Patrick Larkin, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Office: CS 203
Phone: 361-825-3258
Email: patrick.larkin@tamucc.edu

    Curriculum Vitae

Plant biochemistry and genetics; fate and metabolism of nutrients and toxins, diversity and dispersal, conservation.

Cesar Marquez
Cesar Marquez

Cesar Marquez, Ph.D.

Professional Assistant Professor

Office: CS 206
Phone: 361-825-5701
Email: cesar.marquez@tamucc.edu

    Curriculum Vitae

Valeriu Murgulet
Valeriu Murgulet

Valeriu Murgulet, Ph.D.

Geology Program Coordinator and Professional Assistant Professor

Office: CS 205
Phone: 361-825-6023
Email: valeriu.murgulet@tamucc.edu



Jai Prakash
Jai Prakash

Jai Prakash, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Office: CS 210
Phone: 361-825-3293
Email: jai.prakash@tamucc.edu
Website: https://prakashlab.weebly.com



Bioinorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Environmental and Green Chemistry, Spectroscopy, and Energy and Catalysis

Jim Silliman
Jim Silliman

Jim Silliman, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Office: HRI 120
Phone: 361-825-3718
Email: james.silliman@tamucc.edu
Website: http://faculty.tamucc.edu/silliman

    Curriculum Vitae

Organic geochemistry: Climate and environmental change and Differences in organic geochemical practices

Lin Zhang
Lin Zhang

Lin Zhang, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Office: HRI 104
Phone: 361-825-2095
Email: lin.zhang@tamucc.edu
Website: http://zhanglab.tamucc.edu

    Curriculum Vitae

Compound/Position Specific Carbon and Nitrogen Isotopic Analysis in Amino Acids and Application in Oceanography and Ecology. Stable Isotope Biogeochemistry of Greenhouse Gases in Alaskan Peatlands.