STT = St. Thomas Campus,
St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands

STX = Albert A. Sheen Campus,
St. Croix, US Virgin Islands

STJ = St. John Academic Center,
St. John, US Virgin Islands

Buxani, Neelam S, Ph.D.

Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry
College of Science and Mathematics




TED Building Room 107 (in TED 114)


An interactive academician, well versed in teaching of different chemistry courses including general, organic, inorganic and bio chemistry concepts. Research interests are in isolation and characterization of new constituents from plants native to Caribbean islands and identifying different bio-activities associated with them.



Office Hours

Mondays 12:00-1:30 pm
Tuesdays 12:00-1:30 pm
Wednesdays 1:30-3:00 pm
Fridays 12:00-1:30 pm and 2:00-3:00 pm

Dr. Neelam Buxani has been teaching chemistry since 2001. She has earned her masters of science degree with major in chemistry from Vikram University, Ujjain, India. Further she pursued her PhD in Natural products chemistry from the same university of India. She has qualified various prestigious exams in India, including NET-JRF conducted by CSIR. She is also involved in writing of research and review articles for peer reviewed journals. Recently she has added a new color to her profile, by joining a distinguished academic institution, University of Virgin Islands as Assistant Professor of Chemistry.