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Drs. A. Chakraborty, G. Coates, J. Millard, G. Richmond, and A. Schepartz

2012 Teacher-Scholar Symposium

The second biennial Teacher-Scholar symposium was held at the New York Academy of Sciences on October 26, 2012. The Teacher-Scholars presented posters of their research and six presented brief oral summaries of teaching innovations. Five prominent Teacher-Scholars from earlier years, Arup Chakraborty, Geoffrey Coates, Julie Millard, Geraldine Richmond, and Alanna Schepartz, gave research talks, available below.

Geraldine Richmond, University of Oregon
1986 Teacher-Scholar
Molecular Processes at the Water’s Edge
Chair: Marye Anne Fox

Geoffrey Coates, Cornell University
2000 Teacher-Scholar
In Pursuit of the Ideal Plastic
Chair: Richard Zare

Julie Millard, Colby College
2004 Teacher-Scholar
From Chemical Weapon to Anti-Cancer Drug: DNA Cross-Linking by Nitrogen Mustard and Related Compounds
Chair: Richard Zare

Alanna Schepartz, Yale University
1993 Teacher-Scholar
Visualizing Information Transfer Through the Plasma Membrane
Chair: John Brauman

Arup Chakraborty, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1994 Teacher-Scholar
How to Hit HIV Where It Hurts
Chair: Matthew Tirrell