petering@uwm.edu

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PhD: University of Michigan Department of Biological Chemistry (1969)
Postdoctoral fellow: Department of Chemistry Northwestern University (1969-71)
Assistant Professor (1971) – University Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry (2002-present), UWM
Director, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences Marine and Freshwater Biomedical Sciences Center (1987-2008)
Director, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences Children’s Environmental Health Sciences Core Center (2009-2016)
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Distinguished University Service Award (2004)
Milwaukee American Chemical Society section award, November, 2006
Research focus: metals in biological systems-essential metals, metallodrugs, and toxic metals (238 publications, including 41 invited articles)
Extramural funding: more than $30,000,000
Community engagement focus: NIH-supported precollege science education (1996-present)