James Swinehart

James Swinehart

Position Title
Professor Emeritus


Inorganic chemistry; metals in biology and natural aquatic systems; kinetics and mechanisms of inorganic reactions; color and chemistry of minerals; science education.

Education, Awards and Professional Highlights

  • UC Davis Professor Emeritus (1994)
  • Appointed to UC Davis faculty (1963)
  • NSF Fellow, Max Planck Inst. (1962-1963)
  • Ph.D. University of Chicago (1962)
  • B.A. Pomona College (1958)