M.S. in Chemistry
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Name: William Hurley
notes: Current Position: Business Fellow Department of Management and Operations Villanova University
Name: John Kelly
notes: recently celebrated 50+ years working for the same company, now called The Valspar Corporation. Started there as a temp while at Villanova. Named to the Metal Roofing Hall of Fame in recogniton of years of service in the industry.
Name: Jim OBrien
notes: Retired Chemistry Professor Missouri State.
Wrote a book, “The Scientific Sherlock Holmes" (Oxford University Press) which won an Edgar Award in 2013.
Name: Chris Uzelmeier
Name: Michael Burke
notes: Pharmaceutical Regulatory & GMP Consultant.
Name: Michael Swerdloff, Ph.D.
notes: Retired last year after working for nearly 20 years in the Staffing Department of Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation in East Hanover, NJ. Plan to relocate to Southeastern Florida sometime later this year.
Name: Patrick Hagan
notes: 37 years as a chemical patent attorney and counting. My B.S. degree in Chemistry from
Villanova has served me very well.
Name: Eugene McGonigle
notes: Graduated MS. Villanova Dec 1970 (R.L. Grob, Ph.D.
Ph.D. Villanova Dec 1973 (R.L. Grob, Ph.D.)
Phi Kappa Phi Villanova 1983
1965-76 Merck Sharp & Dohme Res. Labs Sr. Res Chem
1976-1987 Johnson & Johnson/Ortho Pharm; Dir Anal Chem
1987-1998 Schering Plough Res Inst; VP Phys/Anal Chem R & D
Retired June 1998
Marquis Who's Who Sci & Eng First Ed 1992/1993
Consult: Pharm Anal & Management 1998-2003
Member USP Expert Committee: 2005-2015
Name: Robert (Bob) Bell
notes: Project Manager Information Technology Clinical Solutions
Name: William Van Saun
notes: Retired Director of Discovery Research, FMC Corp. APG, 2002
Name: Matthew J OBrien
Working with the USCG as an Auxiliarist in their Safety and Aids to Navigation areas.
Name: John Teahan
Name: Fred Scoopo
notes: I practice Pulmonary and Critical Care medicine at Atlantic Health System in NJ. Married to Mariellen Houghton Scoopo (chem 84). Have 2 children, my son Ryan will attend Villanova in the fall
Name: Joe Donahue
e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
notes: I left the Intellectual Property & Science division of Thomson Reuters at the end of 2014 to lead a new division of BioReference Laboratories (a leading diagnostic laboratory) focused on working with pharma, biotech and disease foundations to leverage our genomics / big data expertise to accelerate new drug innovation
Name: Michael Byrnes
Name: Paul Mullen
notes: Employed: Janssen Pharmaceuticals
1125 Trenton-Harbourton Road
Titusville, NJ 08560
Name: Peter Iovine
notes: Looking forward to the next alumni symposium.
Name: Jill Dreibelbis
Name: John (Patrick) Dougherty
Name: Pooja Aggarwal Bebbington
Name: Chris Kavanagh
notes: 21 Reading ave Yardley PA
Name: Helen McGuire
notes: I left the lab, now a Transaction Manager in US Business Development Operations
Name: Joseph Padalino
notes: Urologist in Tulsa, ok
Name: Melissa Steinbeiser
Name: Maurice Marsini
notes: Since finishing my postdoc at Princeton University in 2011, I began work as a Senior Scientist in Process Research at Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. My wife Marisa and I are the proud parents of Orin (2.5 y) and Celeste (4 mo).
Name: Katie Picone
Name: Jill Betters
Name: Chris Gallo
notes: Environmental Scientist at US Environmental Protection Agency's Environmental Response Team based out of Edison, NJ.
Name: Kendell Mahanna
Name: Michael Mirzabeigi
Name: Joseph Hawkins
notes: Chemistry teacher at West Chester-Henderson High School
Name: Paul Karagiannis
notes: Finishing up my residency at Cooper University Hospital in Emergency Medicine in Camden, NJ and will be medical staff at Cooper University starting July 1st.
Name: Michael Turo
notes: Graduate Student at Vanderbilt University, currently working at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab as a recipient of a DOE-SCGSR award.
Name: Nathan Connolly
Name: Elizabeth Burzynski
Name: Benjamin Kramer
notes: For any students interested in pursuing a career in medicine I am a medical student at NYiT-COM in NY and would be happy to provide insight, guidance, and information regarding the process.
Name: John Gallagher
notes: Retired from E I DuPont.
Name: Kelley Nelson Muise
Degrees Offered: B.S., M.S.
Full Time Faculty: 27
Undergraduate Majors: 150
Graduate Students: 25 full-time, 35 part-time
Building: Mendel Science Center houses research and instructional facilities for 6 scientific departments, including 17 chemistry research labs, as well as an array of modern instrumentation