Dr. Roland Ngebichie-Njabon

Chemistry Instructor
Office Location Wood Science Building, 210-B
Phone (Office) 405.585.4130
OBU Mailbox # 61772
Email roland.ngebichie-njabon@okbu.edu


Between Fall 2012 - 2014, he taught multiple sections of the following chemistry courses : (General Chemistry I, Chemistry for Engineering students I and Fundamentals of Chemistry) at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville. Later, he obtained a Master's of Science degree in Operations Management (2016) at the university of Arkansas - Fayetteville upon completion of his Ph.D. He is multilingual being fluent in English and French and moderately fluent in German. He is passionate about teaching and loves watching soccer.


  • B.S, University of Buea, Cameroon
  • M.S. , Universitaet Siegen, Germany
  • Ph.D. , University of Arkansas - Fayetteville
  • M.S.OM. , University of Arkansas - Fayetteville

Dissertation: An investigation of the electronic coupling in some dimeric Ruthenium(II) Polypyridine complexes.

Courses Taught

  • CHEM 1054 - Introduction to Chemistry
  • CHEM 1105 - General Chemistry I
  • CHEM 1115 - General Chemistry II
  • CHEM 1124 - Introduction to General and Biological Chemistry

Publications and Presentations

Site-Specific Nucleation and Growth Kinetics in Hierarchical Nanosyntheses of Branched ZnO Crystallites . Zhang, Tierui; Dong, Wenjun; Keeter-Brewer, Mary; Sanjit, Konar; Njabon, Roland N.; Tian, Z. Ryan.
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2006), 128(33), 10960-10968

Kinetically Probing Site-Specific Heterogeneous Nucleation and Hierarchical Growth of Nanobranches. Zhang, Tierui; Dong, Wenjun; Njabon, Roland N.; Varadan, Vijay K.; Tian, Z. Ryan. Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2007), 111(37), 13691-13695.


  • American Chemical Society
  • Arkansas Alumni Organization