Millikin University - Decatur, IL
Department Chair
Dr. George Bennett

Dr. George Bennett 

Organic Chemistry

Dr. Bennett is an organic chemist who is interested in environmentally benign (green) syntheses and is an avid runner.

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Professor of Chemistry, Millikin University

Dr. Bennett teaches:

  • CH301 Organic Chemistry I 
  • CH302 Organic Chemistry II 
  • CH251 Intermediate Chemistry Laboratory I: Organic/Analytical
  • CH252 Intermediate Chemistry Laboratory II: Organic/Inorganic Synthesis
  • CH254 Introduction to Research 
  • CH422 Spectroscopy and Advanced Instrumentation
  • CH490 Medicinal Chemistry 

General Research Interests: Green chemistry applied to synthetic methodology and total synthesis of compounds of potential pharmaceutical interest; ethics of green chemistry, chemistry education; history of chemistry.

Outside Millikin
I attend Harvest Bible Chapel, and I am a member of the Decatur Running Club. I have completed nine marathons, including most recently the 2009 Boston Marathon.

Millikin University - Decatur, IL
Millikin University - Decatur, IL