Chemistry and Physics Department | Franciscan University of Steubenville
  • Programs of Study

    Chemistry Program

    The world God created is a world of matter—a world of water and soil, air and shale, bread and wine. And matter is, in a way, a world of its own, a microcosm of elements structured by the hand of God. Chemistry is the study of that world.

    Engineering Dual Degree Program

    Franciscan’s Engineering Dual Degree Programs give you two exciting paths toward earning your engineering degree at three of the nation’s leading engineering schools: the 2+2 program and 3+2 program.

  • Dr. David Collins

    Dr. David Collins

    Associate Professor of Chemistry & Physics; Department Chair

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    Sister M. Lucy Gantt, FSGM

    Sister M. Lucy Gantt, FSGM

    Adjunct Professor of Chemistry

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    Dr. Justin M. Greenly

    Dr. Justin M. Greenly

    Assistant Professor of Engineering

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    Fr. Nathan Malavolti

    Fr. Nathan Malavolti

    Vice President of Pastoral Care & Evangelization, Associate Professor of Chemistry

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  • The Core Curriculum

    This Core Curriculum "reflects our ongoing commitment to academic excellence and the integration of faith and reason. Based on the Western intellectual tradition, our Franciscan educational heritage, and the Catholic mission of Franciscan University, the new core purposefully exposes our students to more of the fundamental knowledge and critical authors they need to become well-educated Catholics" —Father Terence Henry, TOR, chancellor of Franciscan University of Steubenville

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