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Dr. Arpita Saha wins 2021 Felton Jenkins Jr. Hall of Fame Faculty Award

Dr. Arpita Saha, Associate Professor of Inorganic Chemistry, won the 2021 Felton Jenkins Jr. Hall of Fame Faculty Award for the University System of Georgia. Dr. Saha is a leader in the development of academic success opportunities for students at Georgia Southern University. She serves on the leadership team for IFREE (Incorporation of Freshmen in […]

Dr. Rafael Quirino awarded NSF-IRES grant

Despite the COVID pandemic striking in the middle of his Sabbatical in France during the Spring of 2020, Dr. Quirino returned to GS with some great news. He was awarded a NSF-IRES grant (along with Dr. Aiken as co-PI) to implement a research exchange program from 2021 to 2023 with the University of Lorraine where […]

SERMACS 2019 – Chemistry on the Coast

Georgia Southern Chemistry faculty and students presented their research at the 71st South Eastern Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society (SERMACS) held in Savannah, GA from October 20-23. The meeting was a huge success with several wonderful student posters and a National Chemistry Week outreach event by the river. We are proud of our […]

Chemistry at STEMFEST-2019

The Chemistry and Biochemistry Department made a presence at GS’s yearly StemFest. Our undergraduate student chapter of the American Chemical Society (SAACS) had two booths with demonstrations of their traditional “Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream” and “Alkaseltzer Rocket”. Way to go, guys!

Dr. Carpenter receives COSM Excellence in Teaching Award- 2019

Dr. Suzanne Carpenter, an Associate Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is the recipient of this year’s award for Teaching Excellence from the College of Science and Mathematics (COSM). Dr. Carpenter has over 30 years of experience in Chemistry instruction. She had taught numerous courses in the discipline of chemistry including Organic Chemistry, General […]