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Radosevich and Shalek earn Tenure

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Professors Alex Radosevich and Alex Shalek have been promoted to Associate Professor with tenure effective July 1, 2021.

Associate Professor Alexander T. Radosevich, and Pfizer-Laubach Career Development Associate Professor Alex K. Shalek have both been promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure, effective July 1, 2021.

Radosevich earned his B.S. from University of Notre Dame and his PhD from University of California, Berkeley. After completing a postdoctoral fellowship at MIT with Professor Daniel G. Nocera, he joined the faculty at Pennsylvania State University before coming to the Department of Chemistry in 2016. Research in the Radosevich group centers on the invention of new homogeneous catalysts and reagents based on inexpensive and earth-abundant elements of the p-block.

Shalek received his B.A. from Columbia University and his PhD from Harvard University. Following a postdoctoral fellowship at Harvard University and Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, he joined the Chemistry faculty in 2014. Research in the Shalek Lab is directed towards the creation and implementation of new technologies to understand how cells collectively perform systems-level functions in healthy and diseased states.