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Chris Spiese

Associate Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Meyer 257
525 S. Main Street
Ada, OH 45810
Professional Experience: 
  • Assistant Professor, Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH, 2011-present 
  • Assistant Professor, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Geneva, NY, 2009-2011
  • B.S., Chemistry, Juniata College, Huntingdon, PA, 2004
  • Ph.D., SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 2010
Teaching Interests: 
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Environmental Chemistry
Research Interests: 
  • Cycling of sulfur compounds by marine algae
  • Biogeochemistry
Selected Publications: 
  • Spiese, C.E., D.J. Kieber, and R.P. Kiene. Direct DMSO and DMS Production in Marine Algae from DMSP-OH Radical Reaction. Geophys Res Lett. Submitted.
  • Spiese, C.E., D.J. Kieber, R.P. Kiene, and C.T. Nomura. 2009. Reduction of dimethylsulfoxide to dimethylsulfide by marine phytoplankton. Limnol. Oceanogr. 54: 560-570.
  • Kasai, P.H. and C.E. Spiese. 2004. Interaction between disk lubricants and solvents in the dip-coating process. Tribology Lett. 17: 823-833.
  • Spiese, C.E. 2004. A simplified approach to product-operator formalism. J. Chem. Ed. 81: 134-137.
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Lori Kindle

Meyer 262
525 South Main Street
Ada, Ohio 45810
Monday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed