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Upcoming Seminars

*All Seminars are scheduled for 1 PM, Patricia A. Sullivan Science Building, 301 McIver Street, Rm 201, unless otherwise stated.

January 24, 2020

Alec Christian, Ph.D.

Alec Christian, Ph.D.

Senior Scientist at Merck
Merck & Co., Inc.
Talk Title: Applications of a Data-Intensive Approach for Understanding and Developing Reactivity and Selectivity

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January 31, 2020

Jillian L. Dempsey, Ph.D.

Jillian L. Dempsey, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Talk Title: Elucidating Proton-Coupled Electron Transfer Mechanisms Underpinning the Catalytic Generation of Renewable Fuels

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February 7, 2020

Mitchell P. Croatt, Ph.D.

Mitchell P. Croatt, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Department Head
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Talk title: Favoring Luck by Prepared Minds: Design and Discovery of New Reactions

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February 14, 2020

Kelly Y. Neiles, Ph.D.

Kelly Y. Neiles, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
St. Mary’s College of Maryland
Talk Title: Dismantling barriers to student success in STEM courses through inclusive excellence

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February 21, 2020

Paul F. Agris, Ph.D.

Paul F. Agris, Ph.D.

Professor
Department of Medicine
Duke University School of Medicine
Talk Title: Discovery of novel antibiotics: The chemistry and biochemistry of a unique RNA target in Gram-positive bacteria

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February 28, 2020

Shiyu Zhang, Ph.D.

Shiyu Zhang, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
The Ohio State University
Talk Title: Oxidative and nitrosative reactivities of NOx induced by copper ion

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March 13, 2020

Nader H. Moniri, Ph.D.

Nader H. Moniri, Ph.D.

Professor and Associate Dean for Research
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
College of Pharmacy, Mercer University
Talk Title: The β2-adrenergic receptor-ROS axis: can a friend become a foe?

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March 20, 2020

Nathaniel Grove, Ph.D.

Nathaniel Grove, Ph.D.

Professor of Chemistry
Director of the Center for the Support of Undergraduate Research and Fellowships
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of North Carolina Wilmington
Talk Title: Beyond the shadowed forest: The use of physiological techniques to measure cognitive load changes in organic chemistry students

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March 27, 2020

Bill J. Gurley, Ph.D.

Bill J. Gurley, Ph.D.

Principal Scientist
National Center for Natural Products Research
School of Pharmacy
University of Mississippi
Talk Title: Phytochemical modulators of human drug metabolism: An introduction to clinically relevant herb-drug interactions

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April 3, 2020

Leah G. Dodson, Ph.D.

Leah G. Dodson, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of Maryland College Park
Talk Title: Cryogenic Spectroscopy of Molecular Ions: Applications and Future Directions

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April 17, 2020

Shawn R. Campagna, Ph.D.

Shawn R. Campagna, Ph.D.

Professor and Associate Department Head
Department of Chemistry
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

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