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Tonya Peeples

Associate Dean for Equity and Inclusion
Professor of Chemical Engineering


  • Engineering Dean's Office
  • Center for Engineering Outreach and Inclusion
  • Chemical Engineering

101M Hammond Building


Research Areas:

Biotechnology and Synthetic Biology; Energy & the Environment; Interfaces & Surfaces; Materials & Nanotechnology

Interest Areas:

Biotechnology of extremophiles, synthesis of specialty chemicals and pharmaceuticals, removing pollution from the environment (bioremediation), creating valuable products from bio-renewable starting materials