Judging Panel

This will be updated as more judges are confirmed.

Judging Panel for NJCO - under construction for the 2020 NJCO

This panel is updated as volunteer judges are confirmed.  Judges may be replaced/substituted at the discretion of the NJCO Co-Directors as required.

Research Event Judging

Event 1: Chemical Research

Dr. Miriam Gulotta, NJ-ACS / NJIT
Dr. Alisa Krishtal, NJIT


Event 2: Environmental Chemistry Research

Dr. Alexei Khalizov, NJIT
Dr. Joseph Bozzelli, NJIT


Event 3: Chemical Engineering Research

Dr. Reginald Tomkins, NJIT
Dr. Alexander D. Butherus, NJIT
Dr. Mirko Schoenitz, NJIT


General Event Judging

​Event 4: Website Design

Dr. Arthur Hendela, Hendela System Consultants, Inc./ NJIT
Dr. Kathleen M. Gilbert, NJIT


Event 5: Demonstration Show

David R. FIsher, NJIT


Event 6: Chemical Nomenclature

Dr. Mustansar Hussain, NJIT
Dr. Ara Kahyaoglu, Bergen Community College


Event 7: Information Search

Dr. Yong-Ick Kim, NJIT
Ms. Mihaela Cohanoschi, NJIT  

Lab Event Judging

Event 8: Analytical Laboratory

Dr. Mengyan Li, NJIT
Ms. Karen Fanucci, ACS


Event 9: Instrumentation Laboratory

Dr. Pin Gu, NJIT
Carrie Jacobus, ACS-TA


Event 10: Microscale Laboratory

Dr. Bhavani Balasubramanian, NJIT
​Ms. Diane Krone, ACS-TA