News Archive

Francis Lauzier ’21 presents poster at the Biophysical Society Annual Meeting in San Diego

Carolina junior, Francis Lauzier, is pursuing a B.S. in Chemistry, with a focus in biochemistry. Recently, Lauzier presented a poster on Polyethylene Glycol Size and Protein-Complex Stability at the Biophysical Society Annual Meeting in San Diego, CA.


COVID-19 Updates

The Department's response to COVID-19


Frank Leibfarth wins Sloan Fellowship

UNC Chemistry’s Frank Leibfarth, is a recipient of the 2020 Alfred P. Sloan Fellowship.


Frank Leibfarth wins Cottrell Scholar Award

UNC Chemistry’s Frank Leibfarth, is a recipient of the 2020 Cottrell Scholar Award.


Wellness Website

The Department of Chemistry's Student and Postdoc Wellness, SWELL, committee is excited to announce the launch of their website...


Meyers - Hoffman Awardee

Jon Meyers, a graduate student in the Cahoon Group, has been awarded the prestigious Dorothy M. and Earl S. Hoffman Award by AVS. Congratulations...


Talented Twelve

Earlier this semester, Carolina Chemistry's Frank Leibfarth was selected as a 2019 Chemical & Engineering News's "Talented Twelve..."


Jeromy Rech

Jeromy Rech, a Carolina Chemistry doctoral student, recognizes how influential teaching and mentorship can be in making major life decisions...


Baer Symposium

On the occasion of Professor Tomas Baer’s 80th birthday, past members of his group reunite for a two-day symposium at UNC Chapel Hill on August 9–10...


International STEM

UNC Chemistry students and Clare Boothe Luce Fellows, Jill Williamson and Tiffany Crawford, participated in the 18-day leadership seminar...


Outstanding Junior Awardee

Congratulations to Spencer Bradshaw, a chemistry major on the biochem track. Spencer is the recipient of this year's James Maguire Outstanding Junior Award...


Goldwater Scholarship

Andrew Pendergast, a third-year undergraduate student, majoring in Chemistry, has been selected for the prestigious Goldwater Scholarship. Pendergast hopes to...


Aloha Friday Alive & Well!

The tradition of "Aloha Friday" in the department of chemistry was revived last Friday, when a number of scientists residing in the Genome Science Building...


Hicks Earns Award

Iota Sigma PI, the National Honorary Society for Women in Chemistry, has selected Professor Leslie Hicks to receive the 2019 Agnes Fay...


Beckman Young Investigator

Frank Leibfarth, an assistant professor in our department, has been named a Beckman Young Investigator by the Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation...


Chemically Modified Electrodes

Current chemistries used to modify the surfaces of metal oxide semiconductor films are susceptible to hydrolysis and degrade at high, positive...


New Staff Member

The Department of Chemistry Mass Spectrometry Core Laboratory is excited to welcome our newest staff member, Diane Wallace. Diane is a North Carolina


UAAW Awardees

The University Award for the Advancement of Women, UAAW, annual award recognizes people on campus who have elevated the status of women...


DOE SCGSR Fellowship

AMPED EFRC graduate student Matthew Brady has been selected to receive a U.S. Department of Energy, DOE, Office of Science Graduate Student Research, SCGSR, award...


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...


Proficiency Exams

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


Jingle Bell Joggers

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


Young Investigator Award

The analytical research and development organization at Eli Lilly and Company, has awarded their 2018 Young Investigator Award...


Open Teaching Position

Applications are invited for a non-tenure track teaching faculty position in the Department of Chemistry at the University...


Redinbo Outstanding Mentor

Congratulations to Kenan Distinguished Professor Matthew Redinbo, who has been selected as one of the University's


Dempsey Wins ACS Award

Congratulations to Associate Professor Jillian Dempsey, who is the 2018 recipient of the Harry Gray Award for Creative Work in


Claire Booth Luce Fellows

From left to right, graduate students Tiffany Crawford, Rachel Johnson, Breanne Hatfield, and Jill Williamson...


Samulski Awarded

Carolina Chemistry Professor Emeritus and former Chair of the Department of Applied Physical Sciences...


Dissertation Fellowship

Congratulations to Samantha Pizskiewicz in the Pielak Research Group, who has been selected...


Chemistry and Adidas

Chemistry Professor Joe DeSimone is currently on leave from UNC to act as CEO of Carbon, the...