Dr. Joseph Dungan

Phone: 210-356-1400


Degrees and Certifications:

BS Chemistry MS Biochemistry PhD Physical Biochemistry Certifications: Physical Science Chemistry

Dr. Joseph Dungan

About Dr. Joe Dungan 

Birthplace: Albuquerque, New Mexico


Our Lady of Fatima, Grades 1-8
St. Pius X High School, Grades 9-12
University of San Francisco, B.S. Chemistry
University of California Santa Barbara, M.S. Biochemistry
University of California Santa Barbara, Ph.D. Physical Biochemistry
Thesis – “The Chiroptical Properties of the Indole and Peptide Chromophores”

Work Experience:

•Santa Barbara City College, Chemistry faculty
•University of California Santa Barbara, Research Associate and Teaching assistant.
•University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, Post- doctoral fellow (Department of Molecular Pharmacology), Research Associate (Department of biochemistry).

•University of the Incarnate Word - Professor (Department of chemistry), Science safety officer.
•Judson High School - IPC, Chemistry and pre-AP Chemistry teacher, UIL science coach 9th and 10th graders.

•James Madison High School - preAP and AP Chemistry teacher, UIL Science Team Coach, DOE Regional Science Bowl Coach, Solar Car Team Founder & Director, Madison Quiz Bowl Team Coach, NEISD Engineering & Energy Conference Founder & Organizer MadSci Presents Lecture Series Founder & Director

Professional Activities & Organizations:

American Chemical Society

American Association for the Advancement of Science

San Antonio Clean Energy Coalition

San Antonio Green Schools Committee

Texas Sustainabilty in Education Project

St. Philip's STEM Academy Symposium

Other Professions: Past Owner and President of Now & Then Collectibles / Elixir, Inc.

Other Facts: Set up dealer’s table at San Diego Comic Con from 1972 - 1995

Hobbies: Back-packing and other outdoor activities. Collecting Scifi / adventure / mystery memorabilia.

Classroom Announcements

Class Schedule

  • Regular Bell Schedule

    1st Period (8:45-9:36)
    2nd Period (9:42-10:35)
    3rd Period (10:41-11:30)
    4th Period (11:36-12:25)
    5th Period (12:31-1:20)
    6th Period (1:26-2:15)
    7th Period (2:21-3:10)
    8th Period (3:16-4:05)

    Tutoring Times

    M, T  8:15 - 8:40 a.m.
    W     4:15 - 5:00 p.m.