Nancy Williams

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Department: Chemistry
Office Address: Keck Science 228
Office Phone: (909) 607-1603
Personal Website:

Academic History

  • B.S. Harvey Mudd College
  • M.S., Ph.D. University of Washington
  • NSF-NATO Postdoctoral Fellowship, Universiteit Utrecht
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, UNC, Chapel Hill

Areas of Expertise

  • Organometallic Chemistry
  • Mechanisms and Ligand Design
  • Transformation of Small Molecules
  • C-H Activation
  • C-C Coupling

Personal Interests

  • Early Modern European History
  • Maritime History
  • Orbital and Bonding Theory

Selected Research and Publications

See here.

Courses Taught

  • General Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Inorganic Synthesis
  • Advanced Laboratory in Chemistry

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