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  • Amnon Kohen article

    Jan 29, 2016

    Dr. Amnon Kohen was featured in a recent issue of Iowa Now, for his work on findings that could lead to non-toxic drugs that block diseases...
  • Jan 28, 2016

    Congratulations to Nicholas McCarty, a Biochem Major and Chemistry minor, on recieving a Phi Beta Kappa writing internship.
  • Dec 13, 2015

    Michael Vinyard, an undergraduate student in the Nguyen research group, has been named a finalist in tne ACS Division of Organic Chemistry 2015 Video Contest.  He will receive up to $1500 to attend the ACS Meeting in San Diego, CA.  The final winner will be determined by which video...
  • Dr. Amnon Kohen

    Nov 24, 2015

    Dr. Amnon Kohen has been awarded the distinction of 2015 Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the world's largest general scientific society and publisher of the journal Science. The fellows will be formally honored at the AAAS annual meeting...
  • Dr. Elizabeth Stone

    Nov 02, 2015

    Betsy Stone has been named to the "Forty Under 40" list by the Corridor Business Journal.  The annual Forty under 40 awards recognize forty leaders under the age of 40 who are making a...
  • Earlene Erbe

    Nov 02, 2015

    Earlene Erbe, the Administrator of Undergraduate Laboratories for the Department of Chemistry, was awarded the 2015 Board of Regents Staff Excellence Award.  Established in 1993, the award was created to provide a statewide forum to recognize staff members in conjunction with colleagues from...
  • Professor Sara Mason

    Sep 27, 2015

    Professor Sara Mason has been awarded a $240,000 grant to study the interplay between water and minerals in dirt—all in an effort to figure out how to get rid of contaminants in the ground. The grant from the National Science Foundation will fund researchers’ attempts to characterize...
  • Professor Mishtu Dey

    Sep 27, 2015

    Professor Mishtu Dey has received a National Science Foundation grant for her research project, “Molecular and Structural Dissection of Methyl Coenzyme M Reductase for Methane Production.” The grant is part of the NSF’s Sustainable Chemistry, Engineering, and Materials (SusChEM)...
  • Dr. Sara Mason

    Aug 30, 2015

    A recent Iowa Now story highlights the Department of Chemistry's contributions towards sustainable nanotechnology.  While there are already hundreds of products that use nanomaterials in various ways, there are still lots...
  • Periodic Table

    Aug 23, 2015

    The Department of Chemistry is searching for a Research Assistant to provide research support in the laboratory of Dr. Mark Arnold.  Duties include basic scientific support, assisting in analysis and preparation of data, and other duties as assigned.  This is a 100% position.  This...

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