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Andrew Zhou, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Office Phone: (951) 552-8611
Office Location: James 360
Office Hours: 10–11 am (M/W/F); 2–3 pm (M/T/W/R/F); or by appointment

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
Ph.D. Chemistry Wake Forest University Dec. 2006
B.S. Chemistry Peking University July 1999
  • Courses Taught

    CHE 102 Fundamentals of Chemistry
    CHE 321 Quantitative Chemical Analysis & Lab
    CHE 470 Instrumental Analysis & Lab
    CHE 490 Senior Research in Chemistry

  • Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

    My current research interests focus on developing/investigating inorganic frameworks, metal-organic frameworks, and nanomaterials for various applications including rechargeable battery electrodes, capacitor electrodes, and luminescent sensing.

  • Teaching Experience at Institutions Other than CBU

    Aug. 2019–May 2022: Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Department of Science/Mathematics, Grace College (Indiana)
    Aug. 2018–May 2019: Adjunct Faculty of Chemistry, Department of Natural Sciences, Northeastern State University (Oklahoma)

  • Research, Presentations, & Publications

  • Church Membership & Activities

    Grove Community Church

  • Community Service & Involvement

    Volunteer of the Bookstore in the Grove Community Church
    Chinese Student Christian Fellowship (at CBU)

  • Interests & Hobbies

    Reading, thinking, and playing tennis

  • Personal Philosophy

    Proverbs 16:9 "In their hearts humans plan their course, but the LORD establishes their steps."

    John 3:16 "For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life."