Honors

2013

Co-Chair
Photochemistry Gordon Conference

2012

Co-Chair
Electronic Spectroscopy & Dynamics Gordon Conference

2011

Co-Vice Chair
Photochemistry Gordon Conference

2009

Co-Vice Chair
Electronic Spectroscopy & Dynamics Gordon Conference

2008

Nominee for Outstanding Teaching Award
The Ohio State University

June-July 2008

Visiting Professor
Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

2004-2005

Humboldt Research Fellow
Alexander-von-Humboldt Foundation

2004

Chair
Beckman Frontiers of Science Symposium

2003

Organizing Committee
Beckman Frontiers of Science Symposium

2002

Session Chair
Beckman Frontiers of Science Symposium

Editorships

  • Associate Editor Photochemistry and Photobiology
  • Associate Editor Research Letters in Physical Chemistry

Education

Ph.D. 1990

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Physical Chemistry
Advisor: Prof. Keith A. Nelson
Thesis: "Ultrafast Dynamics of Molecular Liquids Investigated by Femtosecond Light Scattering"

B.S. 1985

Stanford University
Chemistry

Appointments

2009-present

Professor of Chemistry
Montana State University

2007-2009

Professor of Chemistry
The Ohio State University

Member of the Biophysics Program
The Ohio State University

Member of the Chemical Physics Program
The Ohio State University

Member of the Spectroscopy Institute
The Ohio State University

2002-2007

Associate Professor of Chemistry
The Ohio State University

1995-2003

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
The Ohio State University

1992-1995

Assistant Project Scientist
University of California, San Diego

1990-1992

Postdoctoral Researcher
ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Research Director: Prof. Urs P. Wild (emeritus)