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David Nickell, Ph.D.David Nickell

Lecturer III
501P Science Complex
[email protected]


B.A., University of California, San Diego
Ph.D., University of Utah
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Rochester
Organic Chemistry

Interests and Expertise

Lecturer in chemistry teaching organic and biochemistry lectures and labs, general chemistry lecture and labs, chemistry lectures and labs for non-science majors and chemistry for elementary teachers. In depth knowledge of drug discovery process from both the practicing chemist and informatics support perspectives.

Professional Experience

Pfizer Global Research & Development
- Chemistry Project Team Leader

Parke-Davis Pharmaceutical Research
- Manager, Training and Support, Discovery Informatics
- Sr. System Consultant, Preclinical Scientific Computing
- Research Associate, Chemical Biological Information- Sr. Scientist, Chemistry

Professional Affiliations

American Chemical Society

Courses Taught

Chemistry for Elementary Education Majors (101)
Chemistry and Society Lecture and Lab (115-116)
Fundamentals of Chemistry Lecture and Lab (117-118)
Fundamentals of Organic and Biochemistry Lecture and Lab (120)
General Chemistry (121-122)
Organic Chemistry (270-271, 371-373)
Retrieval of Chemical information (610)

The Department of Chemistry is part of the College of Arts & Sciences, 214 Pray-Harrold