WSU receives $2.5 million NIH grant to study next generation of antibiotics
Project led by Dr. David Crich, Schaap Professor of Organic Chemistry received a $2.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health for a study that aims to shape the next generation of antibiotics for the treatment of multidrug-resistant diseases.
Dr. Thomas H. Linz
We are happy to announce that Dr. Thomas H. Linz has joined the department as an Assistant Professor of Chemistry
NSF Faculty Early Career Development Program (Career) Award
Congratulations to Professor Jenn Stockdill who received the NSF CAREER Award in 2016 for her work using nitrogen-centered radicals to access complex heterocyclic molecules.
WSU Chem Club wins 2016 Battle of the Chemisty Clubs
Congrats to our WSU Chemistry Club participants who won the Battle of the Chemistry Clubs competition held in East Lansing! This is the 9th annual meeting of the event.
The Bond of Friendship: WSU Alums
Ted Hromada and Jerry Zakrzewski have a lot in common: they both grew up in Detroit, attended the same elementary school and high school, earned degrees from Wayne State University, and became professional chemists.
NSF grant to transform STEM teaching approaches at WSU
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a $3 million grant to Wayne State University for an institutional transformation project aimed at reformulating teaching approaches in STEM courses.
Named to 2015 Power List by the Analytical Scientist
Dr. Sarah Trimpin and Dr. Colin Poole have been named among the 2015 Top 100 most influential people in the world of analytical science according to the publication The Analytical Scientist.
Induction to the American Chemical Society Fellows (2015)
Congratulations to Professor Christine S. Chow named to the 2015 class of ACS Fellows by the American Chemical Society (ACS).
Recipient of the Young Observer Fellowship Award (2015)
Professor Claudio Verani was selected as a recipient of the Young Observer fellowship award to attend the 2015 IUPAC General Assembly & Congress in Busan, Korea from August 8-14, 2015.
Phi Beta Kappa Honors Society
Congratulations to five of our undergraduate chemistry majors who were elected into the Phi Beta Kappa Honors Society on May 5, 2015. The five seniors are (from left to right) are Anthony Veltri, Jennifer Woodard, Nickolas Smyrski, Tayson Lin, and Shannon Paquette.
2015 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching
Recognition to Professor Matthew J. Allen, named recipient of the WSU President's Award for Excellence in Teaching.
Career Development Chair Award 2015
Congratulations to Professor Jeremy Kodanko, awarded the WSU Career Development Chair Award, 2015.
Outstanding Graduate Mentor Award
Congratulations to Professor Claudio N. Verani, recipient of the Outstanding Graduate Mentor Award, WSU 2015.