Meet Our FacultyThe professors listed below teach the core courses required for the Pre-Medical Professional Track.
Ann Armitage Benson
Associate Professor of Chemistry
Chair, Department of Science
B.S. - Tulane University
B.S. - Trine University
M.S. - Indiana University
Specialty: Applied Chemistry
Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S. - Purdue University, Fort Wayne
D.P.M. - Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine
D.P.M. - Sisters of Charity Hospital, New York
Specialty: Anatomy and Physiology
Instructor of Chemistry
B.A. - Adrian College
Ph.D. ABD - Michigan State University
Specialty: Carbohydrate Chemistry and Organic Chemistry
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
B.S. – Western Kentucky University
M.A. – Princeton University
Ph.D. – Princeton University
Specialty: Organometallic Chemistry
Ira Franklin Jones
Professor of Biology and Chemistry
B.S. - Davidson College
M.S. - New York University
Ph.D. - Auburn University
Specialty: Analytical Chemistry, Insect Physiology
Pre-Medical Professional Track Advisory Board:
Dr. Ryan Dombkowski, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, School of Health Sciences
Chair, Pre-Medical Professional Track Advisory Board
Craig W. Laker
Dean, Jannen School of Arts and Sciences
Ira Jones, Ph.D.
Professor, Biology and Chemistry
Michael Blaz, Ph.D.
John Wagner, Ph.D.
Professor, Chemical & Bioprocess Engineering
Professor Ann Benson
Associate Professor, Chemistry