Science & Environment Experts

Below is a list of UDM experts in the area of Science and Environment. Feel free to contact our faculty directly. For assistance contacting faculty or arranging interviews, please call UDM's Media Relations office at 313-993-1254. Please note that the views of these experts are their own and may not reflect the views of their colleagues or the University of Detroit Mercy.

Phone area code is 313 except where noted. If you are conducting an in-person interview in the expert's office, be sure to ask faculty members on which campus they are located.

Biology experts

Anatomy

Mary-Tray Bee (ES)

Phone: 993-1153
tracyma@udmercy.edu

Bacteria

James Graves (ES)

Phone: 993-1162
gravesjf@udmercy.edu

Botany and Genetic Engineering

Stokes Baker (ES)

Phone: 993-1142
bakerss@udmercy.edu

Cytochrome P450 Enzymes

Liz Roberts-Kirchhoff (ES)

Phone: 993-1021
robkires@udmercy.edu

Drug Metabolism

Liz Roberts-Kirchhoff (ES)

Phone: 993-1021
robkires@udmercy.edu

Embryology

Michelle Andrzejak (ES)

Phone: 993-1183
andrzemc@udmercy.edu

Human Genetics

Jacob Kagey (ES)

Phone: 993-1408
kageyja@udmercy.edu

Immunology

Stephanie Conant (ES)

Phone: 993-1111
conantsb@udmercy.edu

Mechanism-based Inactivators

Liz Roberts-Kirchhoff (ES)

Phone: 993-1021
robkires@udmercy.edu

Metabolism of Natural Products

Liz Roberts-Kirchhoff (ES)

Phone: 993-1021
robkires@udmercy.edu

Microbiology

James Graves (ES)

Phone: 993-1162
gravesjf@udmercy.edu

Natural Products as Cancer Chemopreventive Agents

Liz Roberts-Kirchhoff (ES)

Phone: 993-1021
robkires@udmercy.edu

Physiology, Animal Behavior andamp; Pathophysiology

Gregory Grabowski (ES)

Phone: 993-1183
grabowgm@udmercy.edu

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Chemistry experts

Aluminum / Alzheimer’s Disease

Mary Lou Caspers (ES)

Phone: 993-1196
casperml@udmercy.edu

Atmospheric Chemistry

Jonathan Stevens (ES)

Phone: 993-1048
stevenje@udmercy.edu

Biochemistry

Liz Roberts-Kirchhoff (ES)

Phone: 993-1021
robkires@udmercy.edu

Mary Lou Caspers (ES)

Phone: 993-1196
casperml@udmercy.edu

Bioremediation

James Graves (ES)

Phone: 993-1162
gravesjf@udmercy.edu

Boron Chemistry

Mark Benvenuto (ES)

Phone: 993-1184
benvenma@udmercy.edu

Chemical Containment

Mark Benvenuto (ES)

Phone: 993-1184
benvenma@udmercy.edu

Contamination Due to Aircraft De-icing

James Graves (ES)

Phone: 993-1162
gravesjf@udmercy.edu

Effects of Metal Ions on Brain or Body

Mary Lou Caspers (ES)

Phone: 993-1196
casperml@udmercy.edu

Inorganic Chemistry

Mark Benvenuto (ES)

Phone: 993-1184
benvenma@udmercy.edu

Lead and Aluminum in the Environment

Mary Lou Caspers (ES)

Phone: 993-1196
casperml@udmercy.edu

Medicinal Chemistry

Mary Lou Caspers (ES)

Phone: 993-1196
casperml@udmercy.edu

Neurochemistry

Mary Lou Caspers (ES)

Phone: 993-1196
casperml@udmercy.edu

Organic Chemistry

Matt Mio (ES)

Phone: 993-1188
miomj@udmercy.edu

Polymer Chemistry

Shula Schlick (ES)

Phone: 993-1012
schlicks@udmercy.edu

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Environment experts

Bioremediation

James Graves (ES)

Phone: 993-1162
gravesjf@udmercy.edu

Environmental Justice

Alexa Rihana-Abdallah (ES)

Phone: 993-1041
rihanaa@udmercy.edu

Groundwater Contamination

Alexa Rihana-Abdallah (ES)

Phone: 993-1041
rihanaa@udmercy.edu

Lead andamp; Aluminum in the Environment

Mary Lou Caspers (ES)

Phone: 993-1196
casperml@udmercy.edu

Legal Issues

Lynn Dodge (LAW)

Phone: 596-0207
dodgelm@udmercy.edu

Molecular Level Modeling and Simulation

Jonathan Stevens (ES)

Phone: 993-1048
stevenje@udmercy.edu

Safe Disposal of Industrial Waste

Alexa Rihana-Abdallah (ES)

Phone: 993-1041
rihanaa@udmercy.edu

Waste Disposal

Alexa Rihana-Abdallah (ES)

Phone: 993-1041
rihanaa@udmercy.edu

Water andamp; Wastewater Treatment

Alexa Rihana-Abdallah (ES)

Phone: 993-1041
rihanaa@udmercy.edu

Water Pollution

Alexa Rihana-Abdallah (ES)

Phone: 993-1041
rihanaa@udmercy.edu

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Mathematics / Computer Science experts

Actuarial Math

Kathy Zhong (ES)

Phone: 993-1013
zhongk@udmercy.edu

Computer Science

Kevin Daimi (ES)

Phone: 993-1503
daimikj@udmercy.edu

Games, Puzzles, Strategy

Jeffery Boats(ES)

Phone: 993-1503
boatsjj@udmercy.edu

Graph Theory

Lazaros Kikas(ES)

Phone: 993-3379
kikasld@udmercy.edu

Mathematical Modeling

Jeffery Boats(ES)

Phone: 993-1503
boatsjj@udmercy.edu

Mathematics

Abhijit Dasgupta (ES)

Phone: 993-1062
dasgupab@udmercy.edu

Mathematics Education

Jeffery Boats(ES)

Phone: 993-1503
boatsjj@udmercy.edu

Katherine Snyder (ES)

Phone: 993-1197
snyderke@udmercy.edu

Mathematics of Gambling

Michael Canjar (ES)

Phone: 993-1209
canjarrm@udmercy.edu

Probability and Statistics

Dan Maggio (ES)

Phone: 993-1435
maggiodd@udmercy.edu

Kathy Zhong (ES)

Phone: 993-1013
zhongk@udmercy.edu

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Pollution experts

Chemical

Alexa Rihana-Abdallah (ES)

Phone: 993-1041
rihanaa@udmercy.edu

Hazardous Wastes

Alexa Rihana-Abdallah (ES)

Phone: 993-1041
rihanaa@udmercy.edu

Water

Alexa Rihana-Abdallah (ES)

Phone: 993-1041
rihanaa@udmercy.edu

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