Light-Harvesting Nanocrystals

Light-harvesting inorganic nanocrystals play an important role in emerging solar energy conversion and optoelectronic devices...

Mentor Awardees

The Office of Graduate Education at the UNC School of Medicine recognized ten faculty members from across UNC-Chapel Hill’s campus as...

Possible Lymphoma Treatment

Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, DLBCL, is a heterogeneous disease, and at least one-third of its patients relapse after treatment with the current chemotherapy regimen, R-CHOP...

Transwell Assays

Cellular movement is essential in the formation and maintenance of healthy tissues as well as in disease progression such as tumor metastasis. In work published in Analyst...

Kinase Inhibition

Target of rapamycin, TOR, kinase is a conserved regulator of cell growth whose activity is modulated in response to...

Active Site Flexibility

β‐Glucuronidase, GUS, enzymes in the gastrointestinal tract are involved in maintaining mammalian‐microbial symbiosis and can play key roles...

Characterization Techniques

Published in ACS Applied Nano Materials, scientists in the Jeffrey Dick Group, demonstrate quantification of porosity, nanopore tortuosity...

Nano Electrodeposition

Researchers from the Jeffrey Dick Lab, published in Electrochemistry Communications, present a robust and facile method to produce...

Catalytic Highway

Catalytic processes to generate, or oxidize, fuels such as hydrogen are underpinned by multiple proton-coupled electron transfer...

Proficiency Exams

Undergraduate proficiency exams will be given on Tuesday, January 8, 2019, 10:30 am in Venable/Murray Hall room G202...

Drug Transport Studies

Animal models are frequently used for in vitro physiologic and drug transport studies of the colon, but there exists significant pressure...

Jingle Bell Joggers

Carolina Chemistry won the award for "most joggers in a team" as they participated in the annual campus Jingle Bell Run...

Our Faculty

Faculty in the Department of Chemistry at the University of North Carolina, help define solutions to the pressing scientific problems of the day. A significant, and key, component of our department’s strategic plan is to cultivate the next generation of scientific leadership. Faculty, from our assistant professors to our most senior and distinguished colleagues, are international

leaders in their subfields, garnering local, national, and international recognition and accolades commensurate with their excellence in research and teaching.

Below is a sampling of our fantastic faculty colleagues. Please navigate to the menu above for the complete roster


Li
Bo
Biological


Glish
Gary
Analytical


Zurcher
Danielle
Teaching/Education


Johnson
Jeffrey
Organic


Leibfarth
Frank
Polymer/Materials


Warren
Scott
Polymer/Materials


Ramsey
Michael
Analytical


Dick
Jeffrey
Analytical


Sheiko
Sergei
Polymer/Materials


Papanikolas
John
Physical


Austell
Todd
Teaching/Education


Berkowitz
Max
Physical

Our Graduate Students

Our graduate students form the next generation of scientific leaders. As a department, we seek to recruit and mentor a diverse cohort of students dedicated to excellence in the classroom and research laboratory.

The creativity, drive, collegiality, and accomplishments of our graduate students in tackling difficult scientific problems are significant reasons why UNC is an international leader in chemical research.

Seokhyoung

Andrew

Ian

Evan

Tyler

Aaron

Anton

Emma-Elizabeth

Victoria

Micah

Brian

Olivia