David Burton, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor Chemistry
College of Science and Society, Natural Science and Mathematics
(203) 576-4439
Dana Hall, Room 146

Dr. David Burton came to the University of Bridgeport as Senior Lecturer and Chemistry Lab Manager in 1995 from a similar position at Southern Connecticut State University. In 2019 his position was converted to Assistant Professor in Chemistry. He has also had adjunct positions at the University of Newhaven and Dutchess Community College in Poughkeepsie NY. He has been a long standing member of the university safety committee. His Ph.D. and postdoctoral research were in Nuclear Magnetic Resonance with an emphasis on multinuclear NMR and applications of CP/MAS to coal and oil shale.

B.Sc. in Chemistry, University of East Anglia, Norwich, England.

Ph.D. in Nuclear Magnetic Resonance, University of East Anglia, Norwich, England.

M.Div. Unification Theological Seminary, Barrytown NY.

CHEM 103 General Chemistry I

CHEM 104 General Chemistry II

CHEM 113 Introduction to Chemistry

CHEM 114 Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry

CHEM 205 Organic Chemistry I

CHEM 206 Organic Chemistry II

He served as a campus minister at Yale University from 1990 to 1995, and is interested in the intersection of science and spirituality.