What a joy it is to develop new reactions, synthesize novel molecules and reveal challenging mechanisms with so many talented and motivated young scientists from a wide range of backgrounds!

EDUCATION

PROFESSIONAL CAREER

June 2021     

July 2017-   

May 2021

 

2014-2021   

2014

             

2011

             

2005             

1999

Rosenberg Professor and Chairperson

Department of Chemistry
Michigan State University

Chair, Department of Chemistry

Georgetown University

Richard D. Vorisek Professor of Chemistry

Georgetown University

Professor, Department of Chemistry

Purdue University

Professor, Department of Chemistry

Georgetown University

Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry

Georgetown University

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry

Georgetown University

1997-1999   

 

 

1992-1997

1988-1992

 

Alexander von Humboldt and NSF-NATO

Postdoctoral Fellow

Organic Chemistry Institute

University of Münster, Germany

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Gerhard Erker

PhD in Inorganic Chemistry

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Mentor: Prof. Richard R. Schrock

BS in Chemistry, summa cum laude

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Mentor: Prof. Gregory S. Girolami