Chemistry News and Events

Thomas D. Walsh Graduate Research Fellowship Competition Academic Year 2018/2019

July 10, 2018
The Thomas D. Walsh Graduate Research Fellowship, made possible by the generous support of Dr. Thomas D. Walsh, recognizes outstanding contributions by M.S. candidates to graduate research.  Returning graduate students are eligible for this prestigious award after their first year.  The Thomas D. Walsh Graduate Research Fellowship supports the winner with a research assistantship and...

Dr. Schmedake, Dr. Walter, and Dr. Zhang awarded NSF Chemistry Division Grant

June 18, 2018
The Chemical Synthesis Program of the NSF Chemistry Division has awarded a grant (#1800331) to an interdisciplinary research team led by Professors Thomas A. Schmedake (Chemistry), Michael Walter (Chemistry), and Yong Zhang (Electrical and Computer Engineering) at UNC Charlotte to develop hexacoordinate silicon complexes for optoelectronic device applications like the development of photovoltaics...

Sameer Sajja Receives Fellowship Award

May 29, 2018
The College of Liberal Arts & Sciences:  2018 Summer Graduate Fellowship Program  This Fellowship program provides stipend support for master’s and doctoral students to engage in thesis and dissertation-related research during the summer (May 21-August 10, 2018) under the guidance of their advisor. To be eligible, students must be enrolled in one of the College’s thesis or...

Award for Outstanding Teaching by a Full-Time Lecturer

May 29, 2018
Award for Outstanding Teaching by a Full-Time Lecturer Jacob Horger has been a lecturer and the organic lab coordinator in the Chemistry Department at UNC Charlotte since fall 2010. He received his doctorate in chemistry from the University of South Carolina in 2010. While a doctoral student, he was a three-time winner of the Joseph Bouknight Teaching Award. At UNC Charlotte, Horger teaches a...

ANGS Selected for Community Service Award

May 1, 2018
On behalf of the Executive Board of the Graduate & Professional Student Government, it is my pleasure to inform you that the Association of Nanoscience Graduate Students has been selected for a GPSG Award! These new annual awards seek to recognize exceptional graduate leadership, activism, initiative, and volunteerism in 14 categories.   ANGS has been selected for ...