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Biological, Chemical and Physical Sciences Department

The Department of Biological, Chemical and Physical Sciences provides personalized, high-quality instruction and training for a variety of scientific careers and post-graduate studies. Our faculty are researchers and experienced teachers in areas ranging from molecular and cellular biology to organic chemistry to environmental science. Students who major in science are active participants in research as well as in a variety of student-led organizations and campus initiatives.

Programs of Study

Department Contact

Dr. Vicky McKinley
Professor of Biology
Chair

Chicago Phone: 312-341-3682
Chicago Room: WB 816
Schaumburg Phone: 847-619-8559
Schaumburg Room: SCH 600-D
vmckinle@roosevelt.edu

Dr. Robert Seiser
Associate Professor of Biology and Chemistry
Assistant Chair, Graduate Coordinator

Chicago Phone: 312-322-7139
Chicago Room: WB 914-M
Schaumburg Phone: 847-619-8758
Schaumburg Room: SCH 600-B
rseiser@roosevelt.edu

Dr. Kristen Leckrone
Associate Professor of Chemistry
Chemistry and Biochemistry Coordinator

Chicago Phone: 312-341-3514
Chicago Room: WB 716-D
Schaumburg Phone: 847-619-8550
Schaumburg Room: SCH 600-J
kleckron@roosevelt.edu

Dr. Kelly Wentz
Associate Professor of Biology
Health Professions Advisor and Coordinator

Chicago Phone: 312-322-7107
Chicago Room: WB 914-J
kwentzhunter@roosevelt.edu


Jocelyn Ashford-Yarbrough
Administrative Secretary


Schaumburg Phone: 847-619-8551
Schaumburg Room: SCH 600
jyarbrou@roosevelt.edu
 

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Math and Science Symposium (Apr 17)

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Organic Chem Seminar (Mar 4)

Feb 18, 2015

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Feb 18, 2015

Dr. Balaka Barkakaty, Postdoctoral Fellow, Oak Ridge National Laboratory Candidate for Assistant Professor of Organic Chemistry Rooms: SCH 614/AUD 309 Speaker will be in Schaumburg Wed, Feb 25 at 5PMFiled under: Active, Downtown, Schaumburg, Seminars

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