Taiya Fabre, PhD

College of Science and Engineering
Chemistry, Mathematics, and Physics
  • Professor of Chemistry
  • Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies
  • Health Professions Program Faculty Liaison


  • PhD in Chemistry, Louisiana State University
  • BS in Chemistry, Xavier University of Louisiana

Courses Taught

  • Introductory Chemistry
  • General Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Advanced Organic Chemistry

Additional Information

Dr. Fabre enjoys introducing undergraduates to the field of chemistry.  She strives to give them the tools to help them succeed in the future.   Her area of specialization is the field of organic chemistry.

Dr. Fabre has mentored undergraduate students by performing research supported by Robert A. Welch Foundation Departmental Grant. Dr. Fabre’s main focus is the synthesis and characterization of fullerene derivatives.

Dr. Fabre is a member of the American Chemical Society and Iota Sigma Pi National Honor Society of Women in Chemistry.

Dr. Fabre served as the President of the Faculty Assembly during the 2010-2012 academic years.  She also serves as chair of HCU’s Research and Development Committee during the 2010-2012 academic years and is a member of several other University Committees.