- Martin Gruebele, Sharon Hammes-Schiffer, and Catherine Murphy Elected as Center for Advanced Study ProfessorsEvery few years, CAS elects a few campus faculty to the position of permanent CAS Professor. Jonathan Sweedler is currently a CAS Professor. He will be joined by three new CAS Professors: Sharon Hammes-Schiffer, Catherine Murphy, and Martin Gruebele.
- Sharon Hammes-Schiffer has been selected as the winner of the 2019 G.M. Kosolapoff Award by the Auburn Local Section of the American Chemical Society and Auburn University.
I am pleased to announce that Prof. Sharon Hammes-Schiffer, Swanlund Professor of Chemistry, was named a fellow of American Association for the Advancement of Science. Prof.
Five professors at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have been named Swanlund Chairs, the highest endowed titles on the Urbana campus.
On October 6, 2012, Professor Sharon Hammes-Schiffer will be inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
The Department of Chemistry is delighted to announce that Prof.