Nathan Ackroyd

Nathan Ackroyd


PhD Chemistry
B.S. Chemistry

Position: Associate Professor

Office: B276D

Phone: 403-440-8735
Fax: 403-440-8898



Nathan Ackroyd is an Associate Professor who specializes in Organic and Medicinal Chemistry. His PhD work involved the design and synthesis of organometallic complexes of rhenium for use as radio-imaging agents in the diagnosis of breast cancer. In addition to teaching Organic Chemistry and related courses to science students, Dr. Ackroyd shares the wonder of science with non-scientists through general education classes such as "The Chemistry Between Us" and projects such as "The Science Behind It."