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Rick Kayser smiles outdoors.

Department of Chemistry welcomes Rick Kayser to its Staff

Rick joins the Department of Chemistry as its Environment, Health and Safety Coordinator.

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Christine Brooks smiles in a corridor.

Christine Brooks Promoted to Financial Coordinator

Christine joined the Department of Chemistry in 2016.

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Emily Wensberg smiles in a leaf strewn field.

Emily Wensberg Promoted to Financial Coordinator

Emily joined the Department of Chemistry in 2018.

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Sally Kornbluth is named as MIT’s 18th president

As Duke University’s provost since 2014, she has advocated for faculty excellence and reinforced the institution’s commitment to the student experience.

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Pushpa Venkatesan smiles in front of a green shrub.

Department of Chemistry Welcomes Dr. Pushpa Venkatesan to its Staff

Dr. Venkatesan joins the staff as an Instructor.

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Shannon Wagner stands in front of a leafy green background.

Shannon Wagner Promoted to Senior Human Resources Representative

Shannon joined the Department of Chemistry in 2016.

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Matthew Pearson smiles in a sunny corridor.

Matthew Pearson (PhD ’22) appointed Undergraduate Teaching Lab Instructor

Matthew joins the department as a Technical Instructor in the Undergraduate Teaching Laboratory.

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Department of Chemistry hosts Inaugural Future Faculty Symposium

The event showcased the research of early-career scientists who have demonstrated contributions to enhancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in STEM.

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Jen Condensa Promoted to Financial Coordinator

Jen joined the Department of Chemistry in 2021.

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David D’Amore Promoted to Financial Administrator

David joined the Department of Chemistry in 2017.

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Dr. Peter Mueller awarded Fulbright Specialist Grant

The Fulbright Specialist Program allows U.S. academics and established professionals to engage project-based exchanges at at host institutions across the globe.

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Seven members of the Chemistry Community receive Spring 2022 Mentorship Spotlight Award

The winners were nominated by students, postdocs, faculty, and staff in recognition of their exceptional commitment to mentorship.

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Chemistry Department Welcomes Madavin Vong to its Staff

Madavin joins the department as an Administrative Assistant in the Chemistry Education Office.

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