Group Members

Current Members

Graduate Students

Maksym Pavlenko

Graduate Student (Fall 2021 present)

Education: MChem Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry, University of Manchester, UK (2021)

Interests: Sports (Olympic weightlifting, swimming and snowboarding), gastronomy (cooking and baking, including food chemistry), literature, music and linguistics.

Undergraduate Students

Dahlia Igiraneza

Undergraduate Student (Fall 2021 present)

URAD (Undergraduate Research Assistantships at Dartmouth) Scholar

Education: Chemical Engineering, Dartmouth College (expected 2024)

Interests: Reading both fiction and non-fiction books, writing, and listening to music (especially African music).

Jack Ranani

Undergraduate Student (Fall 2021 present)

First-Year Research Opportunities in Chemistry Program

Education: Biophysical Chemistry, Dartmouth College (expected 2025)

Interests: Cooking, watching Jeopardy!, and hiking.

Katherine Plaza

Undergraduate Student (Winter 2022 present)

WISP (Women in Science Program) Intern

Education: Chemistry, Dartmouth College (expected 2025)

Interests: Rock climbing, reading fiction, scuba diving and skiing.

Lord Charité Igirimbabazi

Undergraduate Student (Winter 2022 present)

WISP (Women in Science Program) Intern

Education: Chemistry, Dartmouth College (expected 2025)

Interests: Social causes, traveling, reading, and dancing (Burundi Traditional dances).


Opportunities

Undergraduate students at Dartmouth interested in research opportunities are encouraged to contact Chris. Those interested in programs such as the Dartmouth Women in Science Program (WISP), the E. E. Just Program, Dartmouth's Academic Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (ASURE), and others, are very welcome to reach out for more information.

Prospective graduate students should apply through the Department of Chemistry program. Inquiries from interested prospective students are always welcome.

Funded postdoctoral positions will be advertised when available. Interested postdoctoral candidates should send a cover letter, CV, 2-page summary of past research accomplishments and future research interests, and contact details for two or more referees. Outstanding applicants who wish to apply for independent funding will receive assistance with fellowship applications and should contact Chris well in advance of application deadlines.