Academics: Faculty

Leyte Winfield, Ph.D

Associate Professor of Organic Chemistry
Vice-Chair, Department of Chemistry
Director, ExxonMobil WISE Scholars Program

Office Location:
Albro-Falconer-Manley Science Center, Room 374
Mailing Address:
350 Spelman LN, SW
Box 231
Atlanta GA, 30314

Office: 404-270-5748
Lab:  404-514-6236

Teaching Activities

Courses Taught:

  • FYE 101 First Year Experience
  • CHE 162 Biomedical Business
  • CHE 231 Organic Chemistry I
  • CHE 232 Organic Chemistry II
  • CHE 233 Organic Chemistry I Laboratory and Recitation
  • CHE 234 Organic Chemistry II Laboratory and Recitation
  • CHE 441 Medicinal Chemistry
  • CHE 429 Undergraduate Seminar in Chemistry

Mentoring Activity and Program Participation

  • Women in Science and Engineering (WISE)
  • Pfizer AIR Minority Research Fellowship in Organic
  • Chemistry Fellowships in Research and Science
  • Teaching (FIRST) Advancing Spelman's Participation in Informatics Research and Education (ASPIRE)
  • Nspace Scholars Program
  • Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (WiSTEM)
  • Minority Biomedical Research Support Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement (MBRS-RISE)
  • Minority Access to Research Careers-Undergraduate Student Training & Research (MARC- U-STAR) Honors Fellowship
  • Morehouse College HBCU-UP Program