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Monday, January 20, 2020 Rockford University offices are closed in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.

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Bork, Matthew

Bork, Matthew
Matthew Bork Ph.D.
Chair, Chemical and Biological Sciences; Associate Professor of Chemistry
Phone : 815-226-4170
Building: Starr Science Center
Office Location: Rm. 238
Education: Ph.D., Purdue University
B.S., UW-Stevens Point
About/Bio: Dr. Matthew Bork earned his Ph.D. from Purdue University. He studied inorganic chemistry with a focus on photochemistry. A native of Winneconne, Wisconsin, he completed his undergraduate work just up I-39 at UW-Stevens Point with a major in chemistry and a minor in mathematics.

Dr. Bork teaches advanced inorganic chemistry and general chemistry and looks forward to teaching spectroscopy and perhaps introducing a new photochemistry course based on current applications. His research will focus on the photophysical properties of porphyrin-based metallic complexes.