2016 Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards

The Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation has selected 7 Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholars for 2016. The award provides an unrestricted research grant of $60,000 to young faculty at primarily undergraduate institutions who are accomplished researchers and committed educators. Fadi Bou-Abdallah, State University of New York at Potsdam Iron Oxidation and Deposition Mechanisms in WT Heteropolymer Ferritins and Ferritin Variants Causing Neuroferritinopathy Timothy B. Clark, University of San Diego Metal-Catalyzed Borylation Reactions Kelling J. Donald, University of Richmond Weak Interactions and Chemical Bonding Phenomena in Inorganic and Organic Systems: Understanding, Predicting, and Applying Jane M. Liu, Pomona College Molecular Understanding and Applications of Bacterial RNAs Katherine E. Plass, Franklin & Marshall College Engineering Copper Sulfide Nanoparticles to Modulate Ion Exchange and Photocatalysis Matthew T. Whited, Carleton College Exploiting Metal/Main-Group Cooperation in Small Molecule Activation Liliya A. Yatsunyk, Swarthmore College Deciphering the Structure and Dynamics of Quadruplex DNA and DNA-ligand Complexes