Donald Deardorff

Carl F. Braun Professor, Chemistry, Emeritus; Advisory Committee, Kinesiology

Deardorff teaches organic chemistry and organic synthesis.


  • Office: Norris Hall of Chemistry 304
  • Email: deardorff@oxy.edu
  • Phone: (323) 259-2763

Education: B.S., Cal Poly San Luis Obispo; Ph.D., University of Arizona

His research areas include the total synthesis of naturally occurring compounds of biological interest and the development of new synthetic methodologies.