& Staff


Sister Barbara Stallman, Ph.D.



  • Ph.D., The University of Minnesota
  • M.S., St. Louis University
  • B.A., Mary Manse College

Areas of Expertise

  • General Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Nutritional Chemistry


Recent presentations

  • Gave a presentation on the four fundamental values of Third Order Franciscans that was converted to a DVD for use at the Sisters of St. Francis Local Chapter Conferences during the fall of 2009 and spring of 2009
  • Gave a presentation along with Dr. Cynthia Molitor at the SCST National Convention entitled: "Predicting Student Success in Chemistry – What Works, What Doesn't" (Boston, MA, March 28, 2008)
  • Participated in Round Table Discussions at the Lourdes College Assessment Symposium, Feb. 12, 2007. Topics included the Chemistry Placement Test and course embedded assessment tools.
  • Gave a presentation on John Duns Scotus at a program sponsored by the Sisters of St. Francis: Experience Our Sacred Story (Oct. 29, 2006)
  • "Doing Research on a Shoestring Budget in the Sciences, Humanities, and Social Sciences" with Dr. Mary Stockwell and Dr. Patricia Bellomo, LC Faculty Forum Table Talk, April 29, 2002.
  • "Land Use Issues and Watershed Preservation" 12th Annual Maumee Bay Watershed Project Student Congress, Dec. 2000.

Recent publications

  • Wang, L.; Goodloe, G.W.; Stallman, B.J.; Cammarata, V. Chem. Mater. 1996, 8, 1175. "Synthesis, Electroxidation and Characterization of Bis(diphenylamine)naphthalene Diimide"
  • Stallman, B.J. Synthesis and Properties of Oligoimides [dissertation]. University of Minnesota: Minneapolis, MN, 1992.
  • Atanasoska, L; Cammarata, V.; Stallman, B.J.; Kwan, W.S.V.; Miller, L.L. Surface and Interface Analysis 1992, 18, 163. "Langmuir-Blodgett Films of Rigid Rod Oligoimides on Gold: an X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy Study"
  • Cammarata, V.; Atanasoska, L.; Miller, L.L.; Kolaskie, C.J.; Stallman, B.J. Langmuir 1992, 8, 876. "Spectroscopy and Electrochemistry of Langmuir-Blodgett Films Formed from Rigid Rod Oligoimides"
  • Penneau, J.F.; Stallman, B.J.; Kasai, P.H.; Miller, L.L. Chemistry of Materials 1991, 3, 791. "An Imide Anion Radical that Dimerizes and Assembles into Pi-Stacks in Solution"
  • Cammarata, V.; Kolaskie; C.J.; Miller, L.L.; Stallman, B.J. Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications 1990, 1290. "Rigid Rod Oligoimides form Oriented Langmuir-Blodgett Films"
  • Dietz, T.; Stallman, B.J.; Kwan, W.S.V.; Penneau, J.F.; Miller, L.L. Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communication, 1990, 1290. "Soluble Oligoimide Molecular Lines Which Have Persistent Poly(anion radicals) and Poly(dianions)"

Recent awards and/or recognition

  • Recipient of the Faculty Excellence Award: 2007


Sister Barbara Stallman

Sr. Barbara Stallman
Office: REH 208
Phone: 419-517-8868