Professional Seminars

Professional Seminars Archive

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

January 28, 2022

Ethan Will Taylor, Ph.D.

Ethan Will Taylor, Ph.D.

Professor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Talk Title: RNA Viruses vs. DNA Synthesis: A Biochemical Strategy Exploited by SARS Coronavirus 2 that Explains Specific Clinical Aspects of COVID-19

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January 21, 2022

Tania Lupoli, Ph.D.

Tania Lupoli, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry
New York University
Talk Title: Allosteric Probes for Bacterial Chaperones

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January 14, 2022

Mental Health and QPR Suicide Prevention Training

Mental Health and QPR Suicide Prevention Training

Join UNCG to talk about Mental Health and Suicide Prevention.

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November 19, 2021

Caryn E. Outten, Ph.D.

Caryn E. Outten, Ph.D.

Guy F. Lipscomb Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of South Carolina
Talk Title: Finding Iron Balance – The Ups and Downs of Iron Regulation in Yeast

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November 12, 2021

Jie Li, Ph.D.

Jie Li, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of South Carolina
Talk Title: Harnessing Nature’s Molecular Potential for Drug Discovery

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November 5, 2021

Sidney M. Wilkerson-Hill, Ph.D.

Sidney M. Wilkerson-Hill, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Talk Title: Synthetic Methods Inspired by Complex Natural Products

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October 29, 2021

Michael G. Walter, Ph.D.

Michael G. Walter, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry
UNC Charlotte
Talk Title: Developing Photoactive Thiazolothiazole Materials for Electrofluorochromic and Voltage Sensing Applications

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October 22, 2021

Emily Mevers, Ph.D.

Emily Mevers, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry
Virginia Tech
Talk Title: Bacterial Symbionts as Sources for New Bioactive Small Molecules

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October 15, 2021

Dale D Ensor, Ph.D.

Dale D Ensor, Ph.D.

Emeritus Professor
Department of Chemistry
Tennessee Technological University
Talk Title: December 2, 1942

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October 8, 2021

Wendy Strangman, Ph.D.

Wendy Strangman, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
UNC Wilmington
Talk Title: Parasites and Plants: 2 Stories of Natural Product Exploration in UNC Wilmington’s Drug DISCOvery Group

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October 1, 2021

David Wren, Ph.D.

David Wren, Ph.D.

Associate Teaching Professor and Director of the Chemistry Center
Department of Chemistry
Wake Forest University
Talk Title: Recruitment, Performance and Retention of Underrepresented Groups in First-Semester General Chemistry

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September 24, 2021

Sherine Obare, Ph.D.

Sherine Obare, Ph.D.

Professor of Nanoscience at UNC Greensboro
Dean, Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering at NC A&T and UNC Greensboro
Talk Title: Tailored Nanomaterials for Advanced Environmental Applications

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September 17, 2021

Kevin J. Frankowski, Ph.D.

Kevin J. Frankowski, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Division of Chemical Biology and Medicinal Chemistry
UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy
Talk Title: Nitrogenous Heterocyles: Electrochemical Diversification and Therapeutic Applications

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September 10, 2021

Scott  Runyon, Ph.D.

Scott Runyon, Ph.D.

Senior Director
Center for Drug Discovery
RTI International
Talk Title: Development of Small Molecule APJ Agonists for the Treatment of Heart Failure

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September 3, 2021

Daniel Rabinovich, Ph.D.

Daniel Rabinovich, Ph.D.

Associate Dean and Professor of Nanoscience
Department of Nanoscience
Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering at NC A&T and UNC Greensboro
Talk Title: The World of Chemistry on Postage Stamps

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April 23, 2021

Preston Manwill, Ph.D.

Preston Manwill, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Scholar
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Talk Title: Insights Into the Insecticidal and Antifeedant Activities of Drimane-type Sesquiterpenes Against Aedes aegypti Mosquitoes

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April 16, 2021

Celebration of Marie Daly!

Celebration of Marie Daly!

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April 9, 2021

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 26, 2021

Firoz Khan, Ph.D.

Firoz Khan, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Scholar
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Talk Title: Revisiting an Old Friend: Electronic Structure of Ferricenium – and not Ferrocenium – Ion from Spectroscopic, Structural and Electrochemical Studies

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March 19, 2021

Thomas J. Kempa, Ph.D.

Thomas J. Kempa, Ph.D.

Department of Chemistry & Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Johns Hopkins University
Talk Title: Tailoring the Flatlands to Harness Quantum Phenomena

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