Good luck to Meredith Sharps as she defends her thesis for her PhD in Chemistry!
Thursday, May 23, 2019
2:30 PM in 331 Klamath Hall
The title of her thesis is “Design, Synthesis, and Characterization of Metal Oxide Nanostructures Formed Through Natural and Direct-Write Processes.”
In July, Meredith will be starting a post-doctoral fellowship at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C.
The annual undergraduate research symposium will be held on Thursday, May 16, 2019.The symposium is part of the UO’s Week of Research events, which will run Monday through Friday.
This year’s symposium will host 513 presenters and 290 faculty mentors, including 10 student presenters from the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. Poster presentations will run from 5:30-7:30 in the EMU Ballroom on Thursday. May 16th.The finalized schedule for oral and creative work presentations will be available on the symposium website.
Good luck to Lisa Eytel as she defends her thesis for her PhD in Chemistry!
Friday, May 10, 2019
10:30 AM in 220 Deschutes
The title of her thesis is “Effects of Secondary Binding Motifs in Arylethynyl Anion Receptors”
After graduation, Lisa be joining the faculty at Boise State University as a Clinical Assistant Professor to teach organic chemistry.
Good luck to Brandon Schabes as he defends his thesis for his PhD in Chemistry!
Monday, May 6, 2019
1:00 PM in 220 Deschutes (more…)
On November 14th, members of the Oregon Chapter of the Achievement Rewards for College Students (ARCS) Foundation visited the UO campus to show their support and celebrate as ARCS Scholar Susan Cooper defended her thesis. They also enjoyed a lunch with current ARCS Scholars Amber Rolland and Hannah Bates.
The Oregon Chapter is one of fifteen ARCS Foundation Chapters nationwide. Its membership is made up of Oregon women philanthropists committed to advancing science in America. The chapter seeks to support and nurture young American women and men in doctoral programs as they prepare to take on current and future scientific and medical challenges.The Oregon Chapter has supported over 248 PhD candidates with financial support of over $4.1 million since the chapter was incorporated in 2004.
Current ARCS Scholars in the UO Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry are:
Susan Cooper, Hutchison Lab
Amber Rolland, Prell Lab
Michael Crawford, Wong Lab
Rebecca Keller, Kellman Lab
Hannah Bates, currently rotating in the Haley Lab