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Dr. Gail Shelly
Dr. Gail Shelly is the Chairman of the Department of Natural Sciences and Professor of Chemistry at the University of Mobile. She obtained her doctorate from UCLA in Organic Chemistry and spent 32 years in the chemical industry prior to coming to UMobile. Her passion is to share the wonders of God’s creation with her students “of all that is, seen and unseen” and her goal is to show the significance and relevance of chemistry in their lives and future careers. She teaches general chemistry, organic chemistry, analytical chemistry and forensic science as well as the associated labs. Dr. Shelly lives with her husband in north Baldwin County and their menagerie of horses, chickens, dogs and cats. She enjoys making quilts and exhibited her creations in the Marilyn Foley Art Gallery at UMobile in 2014.