News & Announcements Archive


Ron Lankone Article Featured on the Cover of Environmental Science: Nano

Ron Lankone Article Featured on the Cover of Environmental Science: Nano
Congratulations to Ron Lankone of the Fairbrother lab, whose most recent first author publication, “Methodology for quantifying engineered nanomaterial release from diverse product matrices under outdoor weathering conditions and implications for life cycle assessment” is featured on the cover of the September issue of Environmental Science: Nano. This article was also selected by Environmental Science: Nano […]


Bragg and Klausen Labs Featured on Dalton Transactions Cover

Bragg and Klausen Labs Featured on Dalton Transactions Cover
Congratulations to the Bragg and Klausen labs, whose collaborative work “Asymmetric Charge Separation and Recombination in Symmetrically Functionalized sigma-pi Hybrid Oligosilanes” is featured on the front cover of the Dalton Transactions themed collection “Silicon Chemistry: Discoveries and Advances.”


Marc Greenberg and J.D. Tovar Receive Johns Hopkins Discovery Awards

Marc Greenberg and J.D. Tovar Receive Johns Hopkins Discovery Awards
Congratulations to Professors Greenberg and Tovar for receiving 2017 Discovery Awards!  The Discovery Award is a new funding program to foster innovative, collaborative research at Johns Hopkins University. Professor Greenberg’s project, “Uncovering Poly(ADP-ribose) Biology in Non-membranous Structures” (collaborators: Professors Sua Myong and Anthony Leung), is one of only 3 Category 2 proposals selected for funding.  […]


Rebekka Klausen Receives Johns Hopkins Catalyst Award

Rebekka Klausen Receives Johns Hopkins Catalyst Award
Congratulations to Professor Klausen for receiving a 2017 Catalyst Award!  Thirty-four early career faculty members were selected to receive Johns Hopkins Catalyst Awards, an honor that is accompanied by a $75,000 grant, mentoring opportunities, and institutional recognition.


Herdeline Ann Ardoña Published in JACS

Herdeline Ann Ardoña Published in JACS
Congratulations to Herdeline Ann Ardoña of the Tovar Lab, whose article “Kinetically Controlled Coassembly of Multichromophoric Peptide Hydrogelators and the Impacts on Energy Transport” was published in a recent issue of the Journal of the American Chemical Society.


2017 Graduate Student Awards and Fellowships

On behalf of the Awards Committee (Professors Dagdigian and Yarkony), I am pleased to announce the following student awards and fellowships.  Please join me in congratulating the awardees on their outstanding accomplishments. – Ken Karlin, Chair Ernest M. Marks Award – $1,000, in recognition of teaching excellence. 2017 Awardee – Anton Kozyryev Harry and Cleio […]


Stephen Fried to Join Chemistry Faculty in Summer 2018

Stephen Fried to Join Chemistry Faculty in Summer 2018
The Chemistry Department is pleased to announce that Dr. Stephen Fried will join the faculty as an Assistant Professor, starting in the summer of 2018.  Stephen studied chemistry at MIT, graduating in 2009 with degrees in chemistry and physics, and completed his doctoral training at Stanford under the mentorship of Prof. Steven G. Boxer in […]


Miranda J. Gallagher and David A. Quist Receive Dean’s Teaching Fellowship

Miranda J. Gallagher and David A. Quist Receive Dean’s Teaching Fellowship
Congratulations to Miranda J. Gallagher of the Fairbrother Lab and David A. Quist of the Karlin Lab for receiving the Dean’s Teaching Fellowship! Gallagher will be teaching Chemistry in Art and Archaeology (AS.030.117). Quist will be teaching Metalloproteins and Their Role in Human Disease (AS.030.213). Registration is now open for these undergraduate courses offered Fall 2017.


Four From Chemistry Nominated for Excellence in Teaching Awards

Four From Chemistry Nominated for Excellence in Teaching Awards
Four members of the Chemistry Department have been chosen as finalists for this year’s Excellence in Teaching Awards for the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences.  They are: Dr. Christopher Falzone, Teaching Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies, was nominated in the category of Undergraduate Advising. Dr. Jane Greco, Associate Teaching Professor, was nominated for […]


Rigoberto Hernandez Receives 2017 Herty Medal

Rigoberto Hernandez Receives 2017 Herty Medal
Congratulations to Professor Rigoberto Hernandez, who is the recipient of the 2017 Herty Medal as awarded by the Georgia Section of the American Chemical Society.  The medal recognizes outstanding work and service by a chemist in the Southeast. Prof. Hernandez is Gompf Family Professor at Johns Hopkins University and Adjunct Professor at Georgia Institute of Technology. He […]