Speaker: Marye Anne Fox, Chancellor UCSD
Date & Time: January 25, 2007 - 5:00pm
Location: Trayes Hall-B, Douglass College Center
Synthesis, Characterization and Catalytic Applications of Organic-Inorganic Shell-Core Composites
Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Marye Anne Fox, Chancellor UCSD
5pm Trayes Hall-B, Douglass College Center
Wyeth/Douglass College Lectureship
The Seventh Annual Wyeth/Douglass College Lectureship will be held on Thursday, January 25 at 5:00 p.m. in Trayes Hall B at the Douglass College Center. This year's lecture presented by Dr. Marye Anne Fox is entitled,“Synthesis, Characterization and Catalytic Applications of Organic-Inorganic Shell-Core Composites”.
The Wyeth/Douglass College Lectureship was established to recognize prominent women working in the Chemical Sciences. The recipient of the seventh lectureship, Dr. Marye Anne Fox, a world-renowned chemist, is the 7th Chancellor of the University of California, San Diego and Professor of Chemistry. Before her current appointment, she served as North Carolina State University’s 12th Chancellor, as Distinguished University Professor of Chemistry at NC State (from 1998 to 2004) and as Waggoner Regents Chair in Chemistry and Vice President for Research at the University of Texas at Austin. Fox was born in Canton, Ohio in 1947 and received her B.S. from Notre Dame College and her Ph.D. from Dartmouth College, both in Chemistry. After a postdoctoral appointment at the University of Maryland, she joined the faculty of the University of Texas at Austin in 1976.