News & Announcements Archive


Zach Kelly Receives NSF EAPSI Fellowship

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Congratulations to Zach Kelly of the McQueen Lab for receiving the NSF EAPSI Fellowship! The prestigious East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes Fellowship will send Kelly to Kyoto for the summer to work alongside Professor Hiroshi Kageyama of Kyoto University.


Tyrel McQueen to Lead PARADIM at JHU

Tyrel McQueen
Congratulations to Professor Tyrel McQueen, who will lead a new JHU effort to establish a “cutting-edge crystal growth facility as part of a national research project meant to revolutionize technology used in consumer products, industry and medicine.”


Marc Greenberg Named Vernon K. Krieble Professor of Chemistry

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Congratulations to organic chemistry Professor Marc Greenberg! Ronald Daniels, JHU president, along with the approval of the Johns Hopkins University Board of Trustees, recently named Dr. Greenberg as the Vernon K. Krieble Professor of Chemistry for his achievements as a scholar, teacher, and his service to the department. Dr. Greenberg joins a number of our […]


Kate Prigge Featured in Science’s XX Files Series

Kate Prigge
Dr. Kate Prigge, a recent graduate from the Goldberg group, is featured in Science Magazine's video series XX Files: Extraordinary Science Extraordinary Women. Click to watch her interview on her postdoctoral work on "The Smell Test" involving the odor detection of cancer.


Marc Greenberg Receives American Chemical Society Award

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Congratulations to Dr. Marc Greenberg for receiving an American Chemical Society Arthur C. Cope Scholar Award, which is given in recognition of his “outstanding achievements in the field of organic chemistry.”


Herdeline Ardoña Receives HHMI International Research Fellowship

Congratulations to Herdeline Ardoña of the Tovar group for receiving the Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s International Student Research Fellowship! This year, the HHMI selected 45 graduate students from 18 countries for fellowships that will help them complete their graduate studies in the life sciences. She is one of two students from the Philippines to receive […]


Dr. Art Bragg Receives NSF CAREER Award

Art Bragg
Congratulations to Dr. Art Bragg for receiving the NSF CAREER Award! The Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program is a Foundation-wide activity that offers the National Science Foundation’s most prestigious awards in support of junior faculty who exemplify the role of teacher-scholars through outstanding research, education, and the integration of education and research within the […]


Dr. Kit Bowen Receives Department of Defense’s MURI Grant

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Congratulations to Dr. Bowen for receiving the Department of Defense’s MURI grant! The DOD’s Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative (MURI) program funds research teams that overlap in more than one traditional science and engineering discipline. A total of 55 academic institutions are expected to participate in these 22 research efforts. Dr. Bowen’s proposal, “Metalloid Cluster Building […]


Welcome, New Faculty

We are very pleased to announce two new faculty will be joining the Department of Chemistry this summer 2015. We welcome Dr. V. Sara Thoi and Dr. Thomas J. Kempa. Dr. Sara Thoi received her PhD from University of California, Berkeley, with Christopher J. Chang and is currently completing her postdoctoral studies at California Institute of […]