Final Examination – Dissertation Defense

Congratulations to Jennifer Gadd, who defended her Ph.D. work “Single-Molecule Studies for the Characterization of Synaptic Vesicles” on September 5. She had the pleasure of conducting her research under the guidance of Professor Daniel T. Chiu. Jennifer will head to San Diego where she will be doing scientific editing while exploring her options in post-doctoral research or academia and indulging in her many non-science related hobbies.

Final Examination – Dissertation Defense

Congratulations to Dmitry Liskin, who defended his Ph.D. work “Oxidative Difunctionalizations of Alkenes” on August 10. Dmitry was a student in Professor Forrest Michael’s laboratory for the past five years. He now has a chemistry lecturer position at Christopher Newport University in Newport News, Virginia.