Skip Content
  • Academics
  • Student Life
  • Give
  • Joseph Mullins

    Joseph Mullins

    Department Chair, Associate Professor of Chemistry

    Science Center 326
    Le Moyne College
    1419 Salt Springs Road
    Syracuse, NY 13214


    (315) 445-4729


    Ph.D., M.S. (Chemistry) University of Rochester
    B.S. (Chemistry) Rochester Institute of Technology

    Specialty: Organic chemistry, particularly synthesis

    Research: My area of interest is organic synthesis. Two areas of the field will be investigated: the synthesis of biologically active compounds and the development of synthetic methodologies. Target molecules include derivatives of the steroid dehydroepiandrosterone, and polyphenolic compounds related to the natural antioxidant resveratrol. Such compounds have potential disease-preventative and therapeutic properties. Research experience will include experimental design, synthetic methods, and modern methods of purification and structural characterization.

    Return to Chemistry.