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  • Haverhals, Luke

    Nov 17, 2022

    Luke Haverhals, CEO and founder of Natural Fiber Welding, and University of Iowa Department of Chemistry graduate has been named to Chemical & Engineering News' "2021 10 Start-Ups to Watch" From the article: "Natural Fiber Welding (NFW) makes materials for soft goods such as...
  • Oct 26, 2022

    The University of Iowa, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Department of Chemistry invites applications for one or more non-tenure track faculty positions at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor or Adjunct Instructor. We will consider candidates in the field of Chemistry.  This position...
  • Professor Tori Forbes receives honor

    Oct 21, 2022

    Professor Tori Forbes of the Department of Chemistry was reconginzed with the College or Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS) Collegiate Scholar Award for the 2021-22 academic year. From the CLAS website: "The Collegiate Scholar award was inaugurated in 2008 to recognize mid-career faculty...
  • grad students carbon capture project

    Oct 17, 2022

    Professor Tori Forbes and Dr. Sara E. Mason were awarded funds to support “Direct Air Carbon Dioxide Separation Using a Uranyl Superoxide Catalyst” as part of the U.S. Department of Energy’s highly competitive...
  • Oct 13, 2022

    The Department of Chemistry is sad to announce the passing of Professor Darrell P. Eyman. Darrell was a long-time member of the department. His initial appointment started in 1964 as an Assistant Professor in the Inorganic Division. He retired in 2011 after 47 years of dedicated service to the...
  • Professor Tori Z. Forbes

    Aug 29, 2022

    Prof. Tori Z. Forbes was promoted to Full Professor in July 2022. Forbes has been with the University of Iowa Department of Chemistry since 2010 and was promoted to associate professor in 2016. She is currently an adjunct faculty in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the...
  • Associate Professor Dave Martin

    Aug 16, 2022

    Prof. Dave Martin was promoted to Associate Professor in July 2022. Dr. Martin has been a part of the University of Iowa Department of Chemistry since 2019. His research group focuses on the study and treatment of human diseases through the synthesis of bioactive molecules, developing new catalytic...
  • Professor Prof. Lou Messerle

    Aug 04, 2022

    Lou Messerle received a three-year grant, totaling $491,703, from the Department of Energy’s Office of Science in their highly-competitive Heavy Element Chemistry Program.  This grant will support two graduate students, an undergraduate student, and a postdoctoral researcher.  The...
  • Professor Betsy Stone

    Jun 20, 2022

    Professor Betsy Stone of the University of Iowa Department of Chemsitry has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award.  From the article Professor Betsy Stone receives prestigious Fulbright award to research allergens in Australia: "Stone is among over...
  • May 04, 2022

    Two University of Iowa Department of Chemistry students have received fellowships from the prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) and one has earned an honorable mention. Fellowship Recipients are: Samantha Kruse, advised by Professors Forbes and...
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