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All day and evening in-person classes in Cullowhee and at Biltmore Park instructional site are suspended for Tuesday, Jan. 18.

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The office is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 12 noon and from 1 to 5 p.m. (EST), except on state, national, or university holidays, or in case of emergency or hazardous weather conditions. 

The Department of Chemistry and Physics office is in the Natural Sciences-Stillwell complex off Buzzards Roost Road and Memorial Drive, next to Hunter Library.

Department of Chemistry and Physics

Western Carolina University
231 Natural Sciences Building (#38 on the campus map)
111 Memorial Drive 
Cullowhee, NC  28723 
Phone: 828-227-7260 
FAX: 828-227-7393

For questions about our department or programs:

Dr. Jamie Wallen, Department Head

Ms. Diann Ferguson, Administrative Support Associate

For questions about our undergraduate programs:

Dr. Scott Huffman, Chemistry Undergraduate Coordinator    

Ms. Brittania Bintz, Forensic Research Scientist and Academic Advisor

Dr. Yee Kao, Physics Program Coordinator

For questions about our graduate program:

Dr. Carmen Huffman, Chemistry Graduate Program Director


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