FNSSI Leadership:


Kevin Sweder, Ph.D.


FNSSI Director, Director of Research and Operations, Professor, Forensics
456 Life Sciences Complex

kssweder@syr.edu

315-443-3396

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James T. Spencer, Ph.D.


FNSSI Founder, Laura J. and L. Douglas Meredith Professor, Chemistry
2-004 Center for Science and Technology

315-443-3436

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Michael B. Sponsler, Ph.D.


FNSSI Director of Curriculum Programs, Professor, Chemistry
4-012 Center for Science and Technology

315-443-4880

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Robert B. Silver, Ph.D.


Professor, Biology

315-443-1328



Ulrich Englich, Ph.D.


Research Assistant Professor

uenglich@syr.edu

315-443-2925

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Michael Marciano, M.S.


Research Assistant Professor

mamarcia@syr.edu

315-443-5279

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Robert B. Murrett, VADM (Ret.)


Professor, Institute for National Security and Counterterrorism (INSCT) Deputy Director, FNSSI Program Co-PI

rbmurret@syr.edu

315-443-3682

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FNSSI Staff:


Christine Woods Heslin


Administrative Assistant

120 Life Sciences Building

cewoodsh@syr.edu

315-443-0360




Getting Started

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• Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Apply online for Fall, Spring, or Summer admission.

• Call our office at 315-443-0360 or e-mail us at forensics@syr.edu.  Office Hours; Monday & Tuesday 9:00am-3:30 pm Thursday 9:00 am-4:00 pm

• For curriculum and program questions, contact Michael Sponsler, Director of Curricular programs, FNSSI: sponsler@syr.edu or 315-443-4880.

• For application and process information, contact FNSSI: forensics@syr.edu or 315-443-0360 (phone) or 315-443-4070 (fax).

• Have questions? Click here to get answers from FNSSI. The Faculty, Graduate Students, Research Scientists, and Staff are here to answer any questions you might have.