College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Chemistry

Seminar Series

Wednesdays, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
West 329 Dolan Science Center

All seminars are free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be provided.

Spring 2018

Jan. 17Dave Mascotti, PhDJCUIntroduction to & expectations of CH 478A/B
Jan. 24Lindsey Syktich, '08AMETEK (Advanced Measurement Technology)Life Is Not Always Linear
Feb. 28Dr. Darlene BerrymanOhio University, The Diabetes InstituteGrowth hormone and the adipose tissue paradox: quantity versus quality.
Mar. 14Dr. Mary LenczewskiOhio University Easterrn, Department of ChemistryFracking and Hellbenders
Mar. 28ACS Meeting-in-miniatureOberlin College
Apr. 4Dr. Amanda HargroveDuke UniversityDeciphering patterns in selective small molecule:RNA interactions
Apr. 9Celebration of ScholarshipJohn Carroll University
Apr. 11Dr. Shahriar MobasheryNotre Dame University Complex Biological Machineries: Bacterial Cell Wall, Its Turnover and Link to Antibiotic Resistance.
Apr. 13 (Friday, 4-5pm)Dr. M. Katie DoudJohn Carroll UniversityUndruggable or Just Undrugged? Targeting Transcription Factors Using Small Molecules
Apr. 20 (Friday, 4-5pm)Dr. Zachary GraberUniversity of PennsylvaniaLipids and ions as regulators of cellular signaling and membrane shape
Apr. 23 (Monday, 4-5pm)Dr. David KamberYale UniversityDevelopment of mutually orthogonal biocompatible chemistries and C-H functionalization strategies
Note that all speakers and titles are subject to change. Contact Dr. Dave Mascotti with questions: 216.397.4216 or


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