James M. Supplee


  • Professor of Physics
  • jsupplee@drew.edu
  • 973-408-3531
  • Hall of Sciences Room 216
  • Dr. Supplee works in the areas of laser physics, spectroscopy, and semi-classical optics. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Dallas and worked at Bell Laboratories. He is also an adjunct professor of physics at Stevens Institute of Technology. He plays rhythm & blues bass guitar and enjoys movies.

Robert K. Murawski (Chair)


  • Associate Professor
  • Liaison Officer for the Dual Degree Program in Engineering and Applied Science
  • rmurawsk@drew.edu
  • 973-408-3834
  • Hall of Sciences 200
  • Dr. Murawski works in the areas of quantum optics, coherent Raman spectroscopy, femtosecond lasers, semiconductor lasers including quantum cascade lasers, dimensional scaling in atomic and chemical physics, mathematical physics, and chaos theory. He received his Ph.D. from Stevens Institute of Technology, and was a postdoctoral research associate at Texas A&M. He enjoys movies, music, and computers.

Minjoon Kouh


  • Associate Professor
  • mkouh@drew.edu
  • 973-805-8892
  • Hall of Sciences Room 338
  • Dr. Kouh works in the area of computational neuroscience, and is affiliated with the Neuroscience program. He received his Ph.D. from MIT, and enjoys playing traditional Korean drums.

Bjorg Larson


  • Assistant Professor
  • blarson@drew.edu
  • 973-408-3081
  • Hall of Sciences
  • Dr. Larson works in the area of microscopy and is also affiliated with the Environmental Studies and Sustainability program.


Judith Redling


  • Associate Professor, Associate Dean for Academic Services
  • jredling@drew.edu
  • 973-408-3290

Robert L. Fenstermacher


  • Professor Emeritus, Oxnam Professor of Science and Society
  • rfenster@drew.edu
  • 973-408-3371
  • Dr. Fenstermacher works in the areas of astronomy, modern optics, and undergraduate research. He received his Ph.D. at the Pennsylvania State University. He enjoys audio, cars, tennis, and home improvement.

Petra Sauer

John Bartholomew

Jacqueline Cress


  • Administrative Assistant
  • jcress@drew.edu
  • 973-408-3373
  • Hall of Sciences Room 218
  • Ms. Cress enjoys decorating, fashion, cooking, and coaching her daughter’s cheer leading squad.

Howard Fraenkel


  • Educational Equipment Manager
  • hfraenkel@drew.edu
  • 973-408-3372
  • Hall of Sciences Room 241
  • Mr. Fraenkel received his M.S. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and worked at Honeywell in the area of chemical physics. He is interested in computers, aerobics and nutrition.