Faculty and Staff

Tom Gennett

Department Head

Renee Falconer

Assistant Department Head

Joint Appointments

Jesse Hensley, PhD, PE

Supervisor – Thermochemical Catalysis R&D
Thermochemical Process R&D
National Bioenergy Center
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
303-384-7914
jesse.hensley@nrel.gov

Derek Vardon, PhD

Senior Research Engineer
National Bioenergy Center
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
303-384-7763
Derek.Vardon@nrel.gov

Bryan Pivovar, PhD

Fuel Cell Group Manager
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
303-275-3809
bryan.pivovar@nrel.gov

Daniel Ruddy, PhD

Senior Scientist
Chemistry and Nanoscience Center
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
303-384-6322
dan.ruddy@nrel.gov

Robert S. Rundberg, PhD

Scientist IV – Inorganic, Isotope and Actinide Chemistry
Los Alamos National Laboratory
505-667-4785
runberg@lanl.gov

Staff

Megan Rose

Fiscal Manager and Graduate Program Coordinator
303-273-3637
meganrose@mines.edu

Jeremiah Mashore

Undergraduate Program Coordinator
303-273-3610
jmashore@mines.edu

Joe Stranahan

Academic Laboratory Coordinator
303-273-3611
jstranah@mines.edu

Amanda Jameer

Academic Laboratory Coordinator
303-273-3644
ajameer@mines.edu

Ramona Figueroa

Academic Laboratory Coordinator
rfiguero@mines.edu