Faculty & Staff
Richard G. Summers
Associate Professor of Chemistry, Interim Chair of Chemistry
B.A., Swarthmore College; Ph.D., Harvard University
Richard Summers has been teaching at Sewanee since 2001 and received his Bachelor’s degree from Swarthmore College and Ph.D. from Harvard University. He has taught courses in Mechanistic Biochemistry, Advanced Biochemistry, General Chemistry, and Organic Chemistry. He was appointed administrative chair of the Anthropology Department in 2008 and manages Sewanee's accreditation from SACS.