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College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences



FACULTY & STAFF

The College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences (CNMS) has numerous faculty members who represent excellence in their various disciplines and many talented staff members who support the departments and these faculty members. Research and position descriptions with contact information for the CNMS faculty and staff members are provided for each of the four departments in the following links:

Biological Sciences - Dr. Philip Farabaugh, Professor and Chair

Chemistry and Biochemistry - Dr. Rich Karpel, Professor and Interim Chair

Mathematics and Statistics - Dr. Nagaraj K. Neerchal, Professor and Chair

Marine Biotechnology - Dr. Yonathan Zohar, Professor and Chair

Physics - Dr. L. Michael Hayden, Professor and Chair

Welcome:

Best wishes to the newest CNMS faculty members:
Dr. Mark Allen - Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Dr. Jason Kestner - Assistant Professor in the Department of Physics
Dr. Jeffrey Gardner - Assistant Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences
Dr. Karen Whitworth - Lecturer in the Department of Biological Sciences
Dr. Brian Dean - Lecturer in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics


Faculty and Staff Awards:

Congratulations to the following CNMS Faculty and Staff:

Ms. Raji Baradwaj, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, who was selected as the fifth recipient of the Carl S. Weber Excellence in Teaching Award in Spring 2013.

Dr. Manil Suri, Professor of Mathematics and Statistics, received the 2013-2016 Presidential Teaching Award;
Dr. Suzanne Ostrand Rosenberg, Professor of Biological Sciences, received the 2013 University System of Maryland Board of Regents' Award for Excellence in Mentoring;
Dr. Nagaraj Neerchal, Professor of Mathematics and Statistics, received the 2013 University System of Maryland Board of Regents' Award for Innovative Excellence.
For more details, visit: http://www.umbc.edu/newsevents/Awards2013/

Dr. Bimal Sinha, Professor of Mathematics and Statistics for being honored with the 2012-2013 University System of Maryland Board of Regents' Award for Excellence in Research; Dr. Phyllis Robinson, Professor of Biological Sciences, for being honored with the UMBC President's Commission for Woman Achievement Award 2012-2013, and Mr. Paul S. Ciotta, Technical Coordinator and Facilities Manager in the Department of Physics, for being honored with the 2012-2013 Presidential Distinguished Award, Professional Staff.
For more details, visit : http://www.umbc.edu/newsevents/Awards2012/ .

Dr. Matthias Gobbert, Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, was recognized as the recipient of the 2010 University System of Maryland Board of Regents Award for Excellence in Mentoring, and Ralph Murphy, Teaching Laboratory Technician in the Department of Biological Sciences, was recognized as the 2009-2010 University System of Maryland Board of Regents' Award for Exceptional Contribution to the Institution. Ramachandra Hosmane, Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, was recognized as Presidential Teaching Professor, 2009-2012, and Thomas Cronin, Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences, was recognized as the Presidential Research Professor, 2009-2012. Dennis P. Cuddy, the Manager of Administration and Facilities for the Department of Chemistry and Biology, was honored as the 2008-2009 University System of Maryland Board of Regents' Award for Exceptional Contribution to the Institution. Thomas Mathew, Professor of Statistics, was named as the Presidential Research Professor, 2008-2011, and Danita Eichenlaub, Associate Director of GEST and JCET, received the Presidential Distinguished Staff Award, Professional Staff, 2008-2009 at the UMBC 2008 Presidential Faculty & Staff Awards Ceremony.

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