- Assoc Professor of Practice, Chemical & Biomolecular Eng
151 W. Woodruff Ave.
Columbus, OH 43210
Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 1997
Key Honors and Distinctions
The Ohio State University Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching, 2017
John Clay, who was Kurt Koelling's first graduate student, got his Ph.D. from Ohio State in 1997. He then joined Battelle Memorial Institute, a contract research and development organization. He has a passion for teaching and was an adjunct faculty member at OSU since 2003 before taking on a larger role as a CBE clinical professor in 2013. One of his primary roles is to run the CBE Unit Ops laboratory.