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Hiring: Laboratory Manager

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) is seeking applicants for a Laboratory Manager. Reporting to the Department Administrator, the Laboratory Manager coordinates and oversees the daily operation of the teaching laboratories for the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. This position supervises the tasks of… Read More

Undergraduate Students Receive Awards for Research

Chemistry & Biochemistry students continue to win Support for Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) awards. The SURF program is designed to foster faculty-student research collaborations, and, as such, we are particularly eager to fund work through which students have the opportunity… Read More

ACS Local Milwaukee Section – Poster Winners

Congratulations to our winners! UNDERGRADUATE 2nd place: Taylor Wilcox (UWM) GRADUATE 1st place: Daniel Webb (UWM) 3rd place: Kamal Pandey (UWM) Click here for the full article https://acsmilwaukee.org/2021/10/28/congratulations-poster-session-winners/

Dr. Resham Rana wins Young Investigator Award

Dr. Resham Rana has been awarded first prize Advanced Surface Engineering Division Young Investigator Award from the American Vacuum Society. This award recognizes outstanding participation and research based on a presentations at the AVS International Symposium.

Department Receives Discovery and Innovation Grants

UWM’s Discovery and Innovation Grant (DIG) program provides seed funding to supports high-quality, innovative research and invests in projects selected through an independent and objective process. This year’s awardee’s included: Xiaohua Peng Associate Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry Novel ROS-Activated Prodrugs… Read More

NIH Awards the Department a 3-Year $442,896 Grant

On September 20, 2021, the National Institute of General Medical Sciences awarded our department an Academic Research Enhancement Award for Undergraduate-Focused Institutions (AREA) grant. AREA (aka R15) grants “stimulate research at educational institutions that provide baccalaureate and/or advanced degrees for a… Read More

Professor Silvaggi Receives Award for Research Excellence

Nicolas Silvaggi was one of nine UWM faculty members who have been chosen to receive the 2020-2021 Research Recognition Awards. They will be honored at the Fall Awards Ceremony October 13.

Hiring: Assistant Professor (Tenure-track) in Chemistry Education Research

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) is seeking applicants for a tenure-track faculty position in Chemistry Education Research. The Department seeks an individual with a strong commitment to research and teaching. Preference will be given to applicants with expertise in either quantitative or qualitive… Read More

Chemistry & Biochemistry Welcomes New Graduate Students

Please help us welcome our new students: Nicholas Britt  Maija Lee Cody Beck  James Linzel  Michelle Meyer

Neal Korfhage featured in Discover Magazine

UWM Chemistry’s Scientific Glassblower, Neal Korfhage, featured in Discover magazine. Click hear to read the full article.