Department News


Dr. Maike Blakely Lundahl, a researcher in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry in the College of Letters and Science, recently received a prestigious Ruth L. Kirschstein Postdoctoral Individual National Research Service Award. The fellowship, worth $197,882 over three years, is meant to “enhance the research training of promising postdoctoral candidates who have the potential to become productive, independent investigators in scientific health-related research.” News


Congratulations to Professor Rob Walker on his Fox Faculty Award  


Congratulations to Professor and Department Head Joan Broderick ,who was selected as a 2020 American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Fellow in Chemistry.  Prof. Broderick was recognized  "for distinguished contributions to the field of bioinorganic chemistry, particularly for elucidating the novel chemistry of iron-sulfur clusters in biological radical initiation." Press release 


Congratulations to Asst. Professor Sharon Neufeldt, who received the NIH MIRA New Investigator Award - press release. Sharon is the third woman in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry to receive this award!