Tonya L. Peeples

Tonya L. Peeple
Professor, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering
Additional Titles: 
Associate Dean for Diversity and Outreach
Researcher, Center for Biocatalysis and Bioprocessing
Director, Ethnic Inclusion Effort for Iowa Engineering (eI²)
Researcher, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Institute
(319) 335-2251
4128 Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences
Joined the College of Engineering: 
1995
Education: 
Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Johns Hopkins, 1994.
B.S., Chemical Engineering, North Carolina State University, 1988.
Present Research Interests: 
Environmentally Beneficial Catalysis, Extremophile biocatalysis
bioremediation
interfacial catalysis
Active Scientific and Professional Society Memberships: 
American Institute of Chemical Engineers
American Chemical Society
American Society of Engineering Educators, Society of Women Engineers
National Society of Black Engineers
National Association for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Ch
Special Fields of Knowledge: 
Biochemical engineering
extremophile physiology
bioremediation