Dr. Alina Schimpf, University of California, San Diego
Host: Dr. Rossini
Open House - Student Research Talks, Faculty Meetings, Current Student Pannel, Facilities Tour, and social hour with faculty
Thank you for your interest in the Chemistry PhD program at Iowa State University. We hope you enjoy your visit, and learn all you need to know to make an informed decision about your move to Ames, Iowa to continue your studies with the Department of Chemistry.
If you have sent a RSVP to Amy Carver for the 2021 Virtual Open House she will send you the details to join this by invite only meeting. The intended audience is prospective PhD students who have received an offer of admission to our program.
Graduate Admissions Committee
Thursday, February 25
8:00-8:55pm Welcome to Iowa State! This includes introductions and graduate program description. Dr. Jared Anderson, Alice Hudson Professor of Chemistry
Dr. Stuart Ibsen, Oregon Health and Science University
Host: Dr. Anand
Dr. Sibrina N. Collins, Executive Director of the Marburger STEM Center, Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, MI
Dr. Elizabeth Swanner, Dept. Geology and Atmospheric Sciences (GEAT), Iowa State University
Host - Vela
Friday, January 22, 2021
Meeting number: 120 237 8443
Final Oral Exam
Thursday, January, 14, 2021
We are thrilled to be able to offer you an exclusive opportunity to view the groundbreaking documentary film Picture a Scientist in your own home, and to engage in a powerful discussion about Title IX with some of the country’s leading experts.
Department of Chemistry
Iowa State University
“Photochemical Generation of Electron Poor Reactive Intermediates: Photochemistry of S-Alkoxy Dibenzothiphenium Tetrafluoroborates, N-Alkoxy Pyridinium Perchlorates, and Sulfonium Ylides.”
Friday, November 20, 2020
Dr. Nicole Becker, University of Iowa
Host: Dr. Holme
Amrit Venkatesh PhD Defense
Hosted by Aaron Rossini
Thursday, Nov 12, 2020 1:00 pm | 2 hours | (UTC-05:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
Meeting number: 120 249 5363
Shuai Wang Final Oral (Kraus Group)
Dr. Lisa Balbes, ACS Career Consultant (Balbes Consultants LLC)
More information forthcoming.
Friday November 6th from 12 noon to 2 pm:
Friday October 30th from 12 noon to 2 pm
Abstract: Finding Yourself: Identifying a Career that Matches Your Strengths and Values allows you to self-assess your career values and strengths. Participants will also learn how the four sectors of chemistry employment compare and contrast. This course will also help you determine which sector best aligns to your values and strengths and plan your next steps to obtaining an ideal position.
Dr. Anastassia Alexandrova, Chemistry and Biochemistry, UCLA
Dr. Wenyu Huang, ISU
Dr. Jen Aitken, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Duquesne University
Dr. Julia Kalow, Northwestern University
Please join us as the Cotton-Uphaus finalist, in alpha order, Sean Norris (VanVeller Group), Darshna Pagariya (Anand Group), Gayatri Viswanathan (Kovnir Group), and Milad Zangiabadi (Zhao Group), each give a 10-15 minute talk covering their poster from Open House I, held in March.
Presentations will be on Wednesday, October 7, 2020, from 4:00 to 5:00pm
Dr. Vincenzo Venditti, ISU
Host: Dr. Sadow
Promotion seminar for Dr. Rossini
Dr. Greg Welch, University of Calgary
Host: Dr. Rossini
Dr. Steve Valentine, West Virginia University
Host: Young-Jin Lee