Danielle Zurcher

Danielle Zurcher

Teaching Assistant Professor

   Kenan Laboratories C147A
  Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

Polymer and Organic Chemistry

Research Synopsis

My training has been at the intersection of polymer and organic chemistry to design and improve novel materials for sensing toxic water contaminants. Additionally, I have experience in developing curriculum for organic laboratory courses and polymer outreach activities. My current interests lie in curriculum development for large introductory courses. I am committed to finding and implementing effective teaching methods that promote student engagement and develop their critical thinking skills.

Professional Background

Wayne State University, B. S., 2010; University of Michigan, Ph.D., 2016; University of Michigan, Postdoctoral Researcher/Lecturer, 2016-2017

News & Publications

We are pleased to share that Sidney Wilkerson-Hill, Assistant Professor, Danielle Zurcher, Teaching Assistant Professor, and Gary Pielak, Kenan Distinguished Professor, earned 2023 University Teaching Awards!