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Dr. David Richards

Associate Professor

Associate Professor of Science and Math/Chemistry, David Richards, received his Bachelor’s in Science/Mathematics from Judson University in 1982 and his Ph.D. in Chemistry from Northwestern University in 1987. He previously taught at Judson as an adjunct faculty member from 1991-2013 and is returning this fall as a full-time faculty member.

He has also held positions at Argonne National Laboratory, Motorola, and BP. He has focused on the use of analytical instrumentation to examine and characterize a wide variety of materials. He attends Church at the Crossroads campus of Christ Church in Grayslake and has served as Deacon, Awana leader, small group leader, and usher in many different church communities. He enjoys attending football games at Northwestern University.