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09/27/2019
Miami hosts summer Chemistry Education Research Conference
In a display of Miami's dedication to professional education and development, the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry hosted the fifth Chemistry Education Research (CER) Graduate Student & Post-Doctoral Professional Development Conference this past summer
09/12/2019
Stacey Lowery Bretz receives ACS Award for Achievement in Research
The prestigious American Chemical Society (ACS) Award for Achievement in Research on Teaching and Learning of Chemistry for 2020 will be presented to Stacey Lowery Bretz, University Distinguished Professor of Chemistry at Miami University.
07/22/2019
Chemistry and Biochemistry Department Receives NSF Grant for New NMR Spectrometer
The Department was awarded a grant, entitled “MRI: Acquisition of a 400 MHz Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Spectrometer at Miami University” for $295,750. This instrument will replace our 200 MHz and 300 MHz NMR’s, which are over 25 years old. The lead PI on the grant was C. Scott Hartley, who assembled a team of colleagues including Wei Liu, Meredith Erb, Michael Crowder, Dominik Konkolewicz, and others to justify the new instrument.
07/22/2019
Miami Alum Wins 2019 Albert Crewe Award
Layla Mehdi (Miami Ph.D.) has won the Albert Crewe Award. More information can be found in the following links. https://www.microscopy.org/awards/bios/crewe_2019.cfm https://www.microscopy.org/awards/2019_awardsrecipient.cfm
07/16/2019
Dr. Ellen Yezierski Awarded $1.9M NSF Grant
Ellen Yezierski, Professor of Chemistry, was recently awarded a 5-year, $1.9M NSF DRK-12 grant. The project aims to improve our knowledge of the ways in which conceptual understanding in high school chemistry is afforded and constrained by teachers’ use of dynamic, molecular-level visualizations.
06/01/2019
Student Scholarships and Awards Spring 2019
Chemistry and Biochemistry students received many scholarships and awards in Spring 2019.
06/01/2019
Faculty Promotions
Three Chemistry and Biochemistry faculty were promoted Spring 2019.
06/01/2019
MAC Academic Leadership Development Conference
Two of our faculty chosen for MAC Academic Leadership Development Conference.
06/01/2019
Alumni Spotlights
Read about where our alumni are now.