Chemistry Welcomes New Faculty Member

Posted on 8/27/2009 11:44:55 AM

The Department of Chemistry is pleased to welcome Dr. Justin Fair, our newest faculty member.

Dr. Fair is originally from Stillwater, Oklahoma, and comes to us most recently from Storrs, Connecticut. He recently earned a Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry from the University of Connecticut. Dr. Fair previously earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry from Virginia Tech as well as a Master of Science degree in Chemistry from Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

During his military service, Dr. Fair served as a chemical specialist and as a nuclear medical science officer. His area of concentration is organic chemistry, and at IUP he plans to focus on organolithium methods, green synthetic methods, and practical organic synthesis and separations.