Department of Chemistry



Alumni Highlights

Featured Alumni: Dr. James Vaughn

After receiving his Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from Geneva College, Dr. James Vaughn earned his Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry from the University of Pittsburgh in 1991. More>

Where Are They Now?

Career Highlights of selected alumni.

  • Richard Flinn ('54) PhD Chemistry; Career Highlights: Has 27 patents and 30 publications, also went on to receive his MBA from Lehigh University.
  • Michael Altman ('60) BS; Career Highlights: Went on to receive MD from the University of Pennsylvania and is currently an Professor Emeritus of Medicine at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine. 
  • Dennis McKeever ('62); Career Highlights: Established the L. Dennis McKeever Undergraduate Research Fund in Chemistry and has held  executive positions at Dow Chemical North America and Worldwide Plastics, SYM Financial Corporation and Semafore Pharmaceuticals.