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  • Dr. Chengpeng Chen named to Early Career Board

    for ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering
    Dr. Chengpeng Chen has been recognized as an up and coming leader in Biomaterials Science and Engineering by the ACS Journal ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering.  Dr. Chen was named as one...
    Posted: October 11, 2018 2:13 PM
  • Natural Sciences Professoriate-Track Faculty Fellowship,

    Open Now for 2019-2021
    Natural Sciences Professoriate-Track Faculty Research Fellowship, 2019-2021(apply.interfolio.com/53007)    The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Maryland...
    Posted: September 13, 2018 4:19 PM
  • Dr Kyoung awarded Foundation Grant

    Dr. Minjoung Kyoung and her collaborators’ proposal which was presented at the 2018 Innovation Lab has been awarded a grant by the Jayne Koskinas Ted Giovanis Foundation for Health and Policy. The...
    Posted: August 27, 2018 3:32 PM
  • New Glass shop rates for fiscal year 2019 in effect

    Starting July 1st
    Due to a disallowed deficit using our current rates for the glass shop, new rates for the Glass shop will go into effect as of July 1st. General glassblowing services are available to University...
    Posted: June 21, 2018 2:04 PM
  • Grad Student Rachael Knoblauch wins NSF Fellowship

    Five year award
    Rachael Knoblauch has won a NSF Fellowship following a national competition. The program recruits high-potential, early-career scientists and engineers and supports their graduate research...
    Posted: June 12, 2018 9:54 AM
  • Welcome Dr Chengpeng Chen

    The Departments newest faculty member, Dr. Chengpeng Chen  has been selected to the Early Career Editorial Advisory Board of ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering Journal. Dr. Chen will be...
    Posted: June 4, 2018 12:25 PM
  • Dr. Songon An discovers new molecular mechanism

    likely involved in cancer metastisis
    Cancer is most devastating when it metastasizes—when tumor cells break away, travel through the bloodstream, and then attach elsewhere, only to grow another tumor. A significant amount of...
    Posted: May 10, 2018 4:07 PM
  • Dr. Gierasch wins UMBC Excellence in Teaching Award

    Dr. Tiffany Gierasch was awarded the UMBC Excellence in Teaching Award during the CMNS Awards and Recognition day ceremony held May fourth in the UMBC Ballroom. Congratulations Tiffany!
    Posted: May 9, 2018 10:56 AM
  • Linda Wiratan wins Goldwater Scholarship

    Congratulations to Linda Wiratan, a 2018 recipient of a Goldwater Scholarship.Linda began her UMBC research career as a high school senior, working with mentors Marcin Ptaszek, associate professor...
    Posted: April 18, 2018 10:12 AM
  • Dr. An receives 5 year, $1.5 million grant from the NIH

    Studying real time 3D intracellular glucose metabolism
    UMBC’s Songon An is on a quest to explain how enzymes direct sugar metabolism through research with implications for cancer treatment. Scientists already know a great deal about how individual...
    Posted: January 30, 2018 1:29 PM