Contact Us


Department of Chemistry
University of Wisconsin–Madison
1101 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53706


(608) 262-1486


Located in our Business Office (Room 1121)

Professor Judith Burstyn, Department Chair
(608) 262-8005

Kayla Driscoll, Assistant to the Chair
(608) 262-0265

Helen Blackwell, Associate Chair
(608) 262-1503

Clark Landis, Associate Chair
(608) 262-0362

Gilbert Nathanson, Associate Chair
(608) 262-8098

Matt Sanders, Executive Director
(608) 263-4693

Pat Egan, Department Manager
(608) 262-1487

For help making a gift, or discuss other giving opportunities, please contact:

Nick Jaeger, Director of Development
University of Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association
1848 University Ave.
Madison, WI 53726
(608) 572-2003

Arrietta Clauss, Graduate Program Director
Chemistry Building, Room 2108

Taylor Mathewson, Graduate Coordinator
Chemistry Building, Room 2108

Helen Blackwell, Director of Graduate Study
Chemistry Building, Room 2108

Char Horsfall, Human Resource Specialist
Room 1120
(608) 262-5927
Faculty questions, academic staff questions, post-degree-completion employee (formerly employees in training) questions, instructional and research staff recruiting and hiring (lecturer, research associate, scientist), campus resources (Employee Assistance Program, leave, benefits services), University staff questions

Marc Willadsen, Payroll & Benefits Specialist
Room 1124
(608) 265-9227
Student hourly employee questions (recruiting, hiring, timesheets, etc.) and graduate student questions

Pat Egan, Department Manager
Room 1128
(608) 262-1487
“Newly-defined” staff recruiting and hiring and performance management, promotions, changes in duties, and reclassifications

Undergraduate Chemistry Office (Room 1328)
Hours: 8:00am – 4:15pm, Monday through Friday
Phone: (608) 263-2424

Dr. Jeanne Hamers, Undergraduate Chemistry Director
(608) 263-4852

Dr. Cheri BartaUndergraduate Research Director
(608) 262-6533

Katie McCollough, Undergraduate Student Services Coordinator
(608) 262-8898

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