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My Discovery of Science

Giovannia Barbosa's artwork was selected for the American Chemical Society Publication’s Diversity and Inclusion Cover Art Series. Gio's cover artwork and her accompanying editorial “My Discovery of Science” are featured in Journal of Organic Chemistry.

Brown Department of Chemistry invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professorship in Computational/Theoretical Chemistry. 

For full details visit here.

Yusong Bai and Emily Sprague-Klein will be joining the Department of Chemistry as tenure-track faculty this fall. Both Yusong and Emily will be joining the department as Physical Chemists.

Read about Yusong Bai's research and publications here.

Read about Emily Sprague-Klein's research and publications here.


Read more about Prof. Lai-Sheng Wang and his publications.

Credit: Cane LabCredit: Cane LabProfessor David E. Cane retired this summer after over 40 years of service to Brown University. Named in his honor, a special issue The Journal of Antibiotics was published in July 2016.


The issue editors write: 

David E. CaneDavid E. CaneDavid Cane, the Vernon K. Krieble Professor of Chemistry and Professor of Biochemistry, will retire as of June 30, 2016.

The Teaching and Advising Awards are hosted by the Academics and Administrative Affairs (AAA) committee of the Undergraduate Council of Students. Every year, the committee solicits nominations from the undergraduate student body via an all campus email for professors and teaching assistants who've demonstrated an outstanding commitment to student advising and mentorship.

The January 2014 issue of the Journal of Organometallic Polymers and Materials has been released In Memory of Dr. Dwight A. Sweigart. This issue features an introduction written by two of Dwight's former doctoral students, Robert Pike (Floyd D. Gottwald Professor of Chemistry at The College of William and Mary) and Ephraim Honig (Chief Operating Officer at Strem Chemicals, Inc.) and contains numerous articles by Dwight's former students and colleagues.