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Education and Positions

B.A., University of Chicago, 1983. PhD, University of California-Berkeley, 1990 (Mel Klein and Ken Sauer). Postdoctoral: Northwestern University (Brian Hoffman). Assistant (1995-01) and Associate (2001-05) Professor of Chemistry, Texas A&M University. Full Professor, University of Oregon (2006). Associate Vice President for Equity and Inclusion, 2017-2019. Director, UO NSF Research Trainee program in Molecular Probes and Sensors, 2020. Honors and Awards: NIH Postdoctoral fellow, 1991-94; NSF CAREER awardee, 1997; Research Corporation Cottrell Scholar, 1998; Center for Teaching Excellence Montague Scholar,1999; AFS College of Science Teaching Award, 2000. University of Oregon Fund for Faculty Members Excellence Award, 2008. American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow, 2010. UO Center for Undergraduate Research & Engagement (CURE) Co-Awardee, 2018. Knight Campus Faculty Fellow, 2019. At UO since 2006.