Michael W. Fennie, Ph.D., was named assistant professor of chemistry. Dr. Fennie was a senior research investigator in medical chemistry at Sanofi-Aventis US, Bridgewater, N.J. He also taught and performed research at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, and Canisius College, Buffalo, N.Y. Dr. Fennie’s work has been published in several scientific journals and letters. He received a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Canisius College and a doctorate in organic chemistry from the University of Pennsylvania. He resides in Dunmore.