Kua, Chemistry Dept. Earn Dreyfus Awards
Thursday, December 1, 2011
Inside USD -- The Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation, an organization dedicated to the advancement of chemical sciences, has awarded two grants to the University of San Diego’s Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry — one for a faculty member and another to benefit the entire department — it was announced.
Associate Professor Jeremy Kua, PhD, was one of only six recipients nationally to receive the Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award, a program that supports the research and teaching careers of young faculty in the chemical sciences. Kua (pictured), who teaches USD courses in physical, general and computational chemistry, received an unrestricted research grant of $60,000 that runs through 2016. (Full Story)