Chemistry Faculty and Staff

Nathaniel Beres Nathaniel Beres
Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Dr. Nathaniel Beres earned a B.S. in chemistry and biology from Walsh University in 2005. He went on to earn his Ph.D. from The University of Akron in 2010. During this time he focused on the synthesis of hydrogels and utilizing electrospinning as a method for drug delivery. From 2010-2012 he...

Wendy Kelbley Wendy Kelbley
Administrative Assistant
Aaron Roerdink Aaron Roerdink
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, B.A., Central College
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Analytical Chemist NCWQR

Dr. Roerdink began his liberal arts career as an undergraduate at Central College in Pella, Iowa. After graduation, Dr. Roerdink spent two years in the printing ink industry formulating inks for flexible packaging. Upon entering graduate school at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Dr....

Bryan Smith Bryan Smith
Associate Professor of Chemistry, Chair
Pre-Professional Health Advisor

Dr. Bryan Smith earned his B.S. from Heidelberg College and his Ph.D. from the University of Wyoming. He teaches courses in general chemistry, physical chemistry and advanced inorganic chemistry.

  • Attended 20th National Association of Advisors for the Health Professions National...
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Joanna Beres Adjunct Instructor of Chemistry