Our Team

Dr. Kimberly S. Petersen

Associate Professor

Phone: 336.334.4271
Fax: 336.334.5402
Room: 411 Sullivan Science Bldg.
Email: kspeters@uncg.edu

Kim received her B.S. in Chemistry from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2000.  She then worked for Sigma Aldrich and the United States Department of Agriculture before continuing her education.  In 2009, Kim was awarded a Ph.D. in organic chemistry from The Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland studying with Professor Gary Posner.  She then went on to do postdoctoral research  with Professor Brian Stoltz at the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, California.  Kim started her independent career at UNCG in the Fall of 2011.


Current Members

Nicholas Chambers

Class of 2019
B.S. Biochemistry

Rhashanda Haywood

1st year PhD Student

Keaton Greer

2nd year M.S. Student

Benjamin Ian

Class of 2036

Eni Minerali

Class of 2017
B.S. Biochemistry

Sebastian Lundquist

Class of 2016
B.S. Chemistry

Amber Kelley

1st Year Ph.D. Student
B.S. in Chemistry from St. Norbert College

Tyler Wilson

2nd Year M.S. Student
B.S. in Biochemistry from North Carolina State University

Recent Graduates

  • Kaumba Sakavuyi - Brewer Science, Inc., MO
  • Rawa’a Al Rifaie - Class of 2015
  • George Bullard - Class of 2014 (Graduate School at Duke)
  • Matthew Ballard - Class of 2014 (EN-CAS Laboratories, NC)
  • Benjamin Wiener - Post-Baccalaureate Student
  • Amanda Jill Petree-Mabe - Post-Baccalaureate Student
  • Barrett Honeycutt - Post-Baccalaureate Student (Medical School UNC)
  • Andy Stacy - North Carolina National Guard
  • Amanda Benavides - Aaipharma-Wilmington, NC
  • Kyla Stingley - M.S. in Chemistry and B.S. in Biochemistry
  • Jennifer Wilent - M.S. and B.S. in Chemistry