Chemistry & Physics

Dr. Delana Gajdosik-Nivens

Associate Provost, Student Engagement and Success
Office: Burnett Hall 113
912.344.2964
Delana.Nivens@armstrong.edu
http://chemphys.armstrong.edu/nivens/DN.html


Courses

  • SCIE 1000 - Introduction to Scientific Inquiry
  • CHEM 1211 - Principles of Chemistry I
  • CHEM 1212 - Principles of Chemistry II
  • CHEM 2300 - Principles of Chemical Analysis
  • CHEM 3300 - Instrumental Analysis
  • CHEM 4300 - Advanced Analytical Chemistry
  • CHEM 4500 - Chemistry Seminar

Academic Vita

  • Postdoctoral - Office of Naval Research, 1998-2000
  • Ph.D. - Analytical Chemistry, University of South Carolina, 1998
  • B.S. - Chemistry, Univesity of Pittburgh, 1993
  • Temporary Assistant Professor of Chemistry - AASU, 2000-2001
  • Assistant Professor of Chemistry - AASU, 2001-2006
  • Associate Professor of Chemistry - AASU, 2006-2012
  • Professor of Chemistry - AASU, 2012-present
  • Assistant Dean of the College of Science and Technology - AASU, 2010-2013
  • Associate Provost, Student Engagement and Success, 2014 - present

Research Areas

  • Nanoparticle - Synthesis, spectroscopy, sensing photochemistry and catalysis
  • Environmental chemistry- analysis,pollutant degradation, metal bioavailability and effect on the marsh, humic/fulvic/tannic acid chemistry
  • XRF analysis and application to historical artifacts and environmental problems