Hui Li, Ph.D.

Hui Li

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Professor of Environmental and Soil Chemistry
Department of Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences



B.S. Environmental Chemistry, Nanjing University, China.
M.S. Environmental Chemistry, Nanjing University, China.
Ph.D. Environmental Soil Chemistry, Purdue University


Research Interests

  • Environmental occurrence and fate of emerging contaminants
  • Interaction of pharmaceuticals/organic contaminants/pesticides with soils and soil components
  • Plant uptake of organic contaminants
  • Environmental remediation technology
  • Soil fertility and nutrient cycling

Courses Taught

  • CSS 330 Soil Chemistry, 2 credits (co-teach with Brian Teppen)
  • CSS 430 Soil Chemistry and Fertility, 3 credits (Spring 2006 only)
  • CSS 455 Pollutants in the Environment, 3 credits (co-teach with Stephen A. Boyd, and James Tiedje).
  • CSS 865 Environmental Fate of Contaminants, 3 credits, (co-teach with Stephen A. Boyd)