Bill Acree earned his B.S. (1975), M.S. (1977), and Ph.D. (1981) degrees in chemistry from the University of Missouri at Rolla, MO, USA. He served as a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry at the University of Kansas before accepting a tenure-track faculty position at Kent State University. He was an Assistant Professor from 1982 to 1986 and was promoted to Associate Professor in 1986. In 1988, Dr. Acree accepted a faculty position University of North Texas, where he is currently a Professor of Chemistry. Over the past thirty years, Dr. Acree has written four research monographs, three book chapters, and four encyclopedia articles and has coauthored more than 600 peer-refereed research articles in the areas of solution thermodynamics in nonelectrolyte solutions, chemical equilibria in organic and aqueous solvent media, spectroscopic properties of polycyclic aromatic compounds, thermochemical properties of organic compounds, and development of quantitative structure-property relationships to describe partitioning processes of chemical and biological importance. He currently serves on the Editorial Advisory Boards of ten different international chemistry journals.
Biography Updated on 22 September 2012