Faculty Directory

Our faculty are among the most published and respected researchers in the country. They conduct experiments in the fields of health, energy, and the environment, and collaborate not only with each other, but with a myriad of researchers across the University at Buffalo and Western New York Community.  


Mark T. Swihart

Department Chair, UB Distinguished Professor and Empire Innovation Professor

Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

306 Furnas Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1181; Fax: (716) 645-3822

Email: swihart@buffalo.edu




Adjunct Faculty

Paul A. Ameis
Adjunct Lecturer
Chief Operating Officer
VanDeMark Chemicals
One North Transit Road
Lockport, NY 

Rich Fickelscherer (PhD, University of Delaware)
Adjunct Lecturer
Project Engineer/Founding Partner
Falconeer Technologies

Jonathan Lovell (PhD, University of Toronto)                                                                                                          Adjunct Associate Professor, Chemical and Biological Engineering
Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering 
University at Buffalo 
Lovell Lab Website

Supriya D. Mahajan (PhD, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), MD University of Bombay, India)
Adjunct Associate Professor of Research, Chemical and Biological Engineering
Research Associate Professor, Department of Medicine,
Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
University at Buffalo

Khushi Matta (PhD, Punjab University)
Adjunct Research Professor, Chemical and Biological Engineering
Professor, Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Matta Biography on NYSTEM

Jun Qu (PhD, Tsinghua University)
Adjunct Associate Professor, Chemical and Biological Engineering
Associate Professor, Pharmaceutical Sciences

Debanjan Sarkar (PhD, University of Akron)                                                                                                           Adjunct Assistant Professor, Chemical and Biological Engineering
Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering

Eric A. Walker (PhD, University of South Carolina (USC))
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Research, Chemical and Biological Engineering
Research Assistant Professor in Computer and Data Sciences,
Institute of Computational and Data Sciences

University at Buffalo