News & Announcements Archive


2016 Graduate Awards

On behalf of the Awards Committee (Professors Dagdigian, Yarkony, and Fairbrother), I am pleased to announce the following student awards and fellowships.  Please join me in congratulating the awardees on […]


Catalyst and Discovery Award Recipients in Chemistry

Catalyst and Discovery Award Recipients in Chemistry
Congratulations to our colleagues Art Bragg and Tyrel McQueen, who are among the 2016-2017 cohort who have been selected to receive Johns Hopkins Catalyst Awards, “an honor that is accompanied by […]


In Memoriam: Dr. Justine Roth

In Memoriam: Dr. Justine Roth
It is with deep regret that we must inform you of Dr. Justine Roth’s passing this week. She was an associate professor in the Department of Chemistry. Dr. Roth’s family, students, and departmental colleagues […]


Rigoberto Hernandez Receives 2016 TREE Award

Rigoberto Hernandez Receives 2016 TREE Award
Congratulations to Dr. Rigoberto Hernandez for receiving the 2016 Research Corporation for Science Advancement (RCSA) Transformative Research and Excellence in Education (TREE) Award!  His award lecture, “My Science, My Outreach, […]


Chemistry Department Summer 2016 Newsletter

Chemistry Department Summer 2016 Newsletter
After an unduly long break, JHU Chemistry has released its Summer 2016 newsletter!  Since we are playing catch up since our last newsletter in 2012, it is a bit longer than […]


Max Holl Published in Angewandte Chemie

Max Holl Published in Angewandte Chemie
Congratulations to Max Holl and his labmates in the Lectka Group for their recent paper appearing in Angewandte Chemie entitled Positioning a Carbon–Fluorine Bond over the π Cloud of an Aromatic Ring: […]


Welcome Dr. Rigoberto Hernandez

Welcome Dr. Rigoberto Hernandez
We are pleased to welcome Professor Rigoberto Hernandez and his research group to our department as a new Professor of Chemistry!  Dr. Hernandez comes to JHU from  the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia […]


Rebekka Klausen Named PMSE Young Investigator

Rebekka Klausen Named PMSE Young Investigator
Congratulations to Prof. Rebekka Klausen, who has been named an American Chemical Society Division of Polymeric Materials: Science and Engineering (PMSE) Young Investigator. This award recognizes young investigators from academia, […]