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Mark Chrisman

Visiting Assistant Professor,
Chemistry & Physics

Mark joined Wilmington College in 2017 as a visiting faculty member in the Chemistry program. Before coming to Wilmington College, he earned a PhD in Chemistry (Inorganic) from the University of Cincinnati in 2017.


  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Chemistry, University of Cincinnati, 2017.
  • Bachelors of Science (BS) in Chemistry and Mathematics, Wilmington College, 2011.

Primary Courses Taught:

  • Principles of Chemistry I
  • Chemistry in the Environment
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Research Participation

Published Works:

Chrisman, Mark A.; Krause, Jeanette A.; Baldwin, Michael J.; “Structure, Spectroscopy, and

Photochemistry of Uranyl Complexes with the Salicylidene-α-Hydroxy Acid Chelates, X-Sal-AHA” manuscript in review, Polyhedron

Chrisman, Mark A.; Baum, Robert R.; Grabo, Jennifer E.; Krause, Jeanette A.; Tierney, David L.; Baldwin, Michael J.; “Structure, Spectroscopy, Stability, and Bridge exchange in the M3O4 Incomplete-CubaneComplexes [M(III)3(Sal-AHA)3(μ-OR)]- (M=Fe, Ga)”, Polyhedron 2015 V100 169

Grabo, Jennifer E.; Chrisman, Mark A.; Webb, Lindsay M.; Baldwin, Michael J.; “Photochemical Reactivity of       the Fe(III) Complex of a Mixed-donor, α-hydroxy Acid-containing Chelate and its Biological Relevance to Photoactive Marine Siderophores”, Inorganic Chemistry 2014, 53, 5781

Houser, Whitney M.; Chrisman, Mark; Medley, Christopher M.; Goldcamp, Michael J.; “Transition metal promoted decomposition of urushiol from poison ivy”, Inorg. Chem. Commun., 2012, 21, 50

Professional Memberships:

American Chemical Society (ACS), 2008-present