The Catholic University of America

Dr. Cynthia Brewer

Adjunct Associate Professor, Inorganic Chemistry
Coordinator, Chemistry Program & Services


B.A., Chemistry, College of Charleston (Charleston, NC)

Ph.D., University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA)

office: Nursing-Biology, B53C
phone: 202-319-5164

Primary Research Interests

  • Metal complexes of amino acids Schiff bases
  • Chirality of complexed ligands
  • Tripodal imidazolate Schiff base complexes of transition metals



  • CHEM 202: Science Under Oath
  • CHEM 203: Organic Chemistry I
  • CHEM 204: Organic Chemistry II
  • CHEM 213: Organic Chemistry Lab I
  • CHEM 214: Organic Chemistry Lab II
  • CHEM 311 : Analytical Chemistry Lecture & Lab