Faculty

Rob Granger
Department Chair
Professor of Chemistry
Institute's Chemical Hygiene Officer
Ph.D. Purdue University, West Lafayette, Ind.
Guion 207
(434) 381-6403
[email protected]


Abraham Yousef
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
B.S. Sam Houston State University
Ph.D. University of Kansas
Guion 223
(434) 381-6197
[email protected]

Professor Yousef’s research interests lie in the realm of organic chemistry. Specifically, he is interested in the synthesis and photochemistry of furanones, natural product derivatives that have potential medicinal applications. He is also involved in the Sweet Briar College Honors Program and has taught in the SCHEV summer educational program for grade 3-8 teachers of local Virginia public schools.


Pam Simpson
Instructor of Chemistry, Lab Manager
Guion 203
(434) 381-6443
[email protected]