Biographical Information
Duke University B.S. in Chemistry & Philosophy,
Duke University
(1989)
University of Cambridge CPS in Chemistry,
Churchill College, Cambridge
(1990)
UC Berkeley Ph.D. in Chemistry,
University of California, Berkeley
(1995)
Columbia University Postdoctoral research scientist,
Department of Chemistry,
Columbia University
(1996-1999)
Notre Dame Assistant Professor, (1999-2005)
Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry,
University of Notre Dame
(2005-present)

Awards & Honors

o Churchill Scholar (1989-90)
o NSF Graduate Fellowship in Chemistry (1990-93)
o Camille and Henry Dreyfus New Faculty Award (1999)
o NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award (2002)

Other interesting facts

o Faculty advisor for the Notre Dame Bagpipe Band  
o Academic great-grandson of Linus Pauling  
o Occasional curmudgeonly neighbor of Sally Forth. (There's actually a story behind this ...)