Faculty Profile

Diana Aga.

Diana Aga

Henry Woodburn Professor of Chemistry


  • PhD, Analytical/Environmental Chemistry; University of Kansas; 1995

Professional experience:

  • Professor, Analytical and Environmental Chemistry, University at Buffalo

What mentoring means to me:

I have mentored more than 30 students and all of them are now gainfully employed in industry, academia and government.

Topics I am willing to discuss with students:

Minority Experiences

  • Being a woman and related discrimination.
  • Racial, ethnic, cultural and/or religious minority status and related discrimination.
  • Sexual and/or gender minority status and related discrimination.

Personal Circumstances

  • Caregiving for children.
  • Non-U.S. citizen or immigrant experiences.

Academic Culture

  • Considering a non-academic path after grad school.
  • Decoding and demystifying academic culture and norms.
  • Uncertainty about staying in grad school.