News

05.05.2010

Marisa Kozlowski will be the recipient of the 2010 Philadelphia Organic Chemists Club Award for her many contributions to the organic chemistry community. 

04.27.2010

The Department of Chemistry is pleased to welcome to new Assistant Professors to the faculty.

Zahra Fakhraai, an experimental physical chemist, comes to Penn from a NSERC Postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Wis

04.19.2010

James Petersson, Assistant Professor of Chemistry, has been named a 2010 Searle Scholar. Just fifteen Scholars are named annually to support the independent research of outstanding young scientists who have recently joined the tenure-track faculty. Congratulations to James for this prestigious honor.

02.23.2010

Robin Hochstrasser is to receive the 2010 Pittsburgh Spectroscopy Award by the Spectroscopy Society of Pittsburgh. Robin will be honored at an awards symposium in Orlando next week.

02.22.2010

Don Fitts, Professor of Physical Chemistry, was recently honored for his 50 years of service to the University of Pennsylvania. Congratulations to Prof. Fitts for his dedication to Penn Chemistry for half a century!

 


02.22.2010

Andrea Liu and Cherie Kagan (Electrical and Systems Engineering) have joined Penn Chemistry as secondary faculty appointments!

Prof. Liu, the Edmund J. and Louise W.

02.21.2010

P. Roy Vagelos, Retired Chairman and CEO of Merck & Co., will receive the inaugural Penn Chemistry Distinguished Alumni Award.

Dr. Vagelos career since his time at Penn Chemistry will be celebrated at a symposium on Wednesday, May 12. All alumni are welcome!


09.20.2009

JoAnne Stubbe, Novartis Professor of Chemistry and Professor of Biology at MIT, has been elected to receive the prestigious National Medal of Science. Prof. Stubbe, who recieved her B.A. in Chemistry from Penn in 1968 will receive the award from President Obama during a ceremony at the White House on October 7, 2009. 

Congratulations JoAnne!

09.14.2009

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