Adventures in Academia: An Underrepresented Perspective

A talk featuring Assistant Professor of Chemistry Raul Navarro.


Sep14
2:45 pm
2020-09-14 14:45:00 2020-09-14 14:45:00 Adventures in Academia: An Underrepresented Perspective

Professor Navarro is a Los Angeles native who earned his bachelor’s degree in chemistry at Yale, and his Ph. D. in organic chemistry at Caltech. He then went on to conduct chemical biology research at Stanford University, where he served as a National Science Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow. As an assistant professor at Occidental College, Dr. Navarro teaches organic chemistry, and his research focus lies in developing new chemical reactions and applying them in the synthesis of biologically active natural products. During this seminar, Professor Navarro will discuss his research and how his identity has influenced his personal and professional journey.

Q&A immediately following the seminar

Join the Zoom Meeting: https://occidental.zoom.us/j/99353502369
Meeting ID: 993 5350 2369
Passcode: 189864

Online
America/Los_Angeles public
Location:
Online
Event Date: Monday, September 14, 2020

Professor Navarro is a Los Angeles native who earned his bachelor’s degree in chemistry at Yale, and his Ph. D. in organic chemistry at Caltech. He then went on to conduct chemical biology research at Stanford University, where he served as a National Science Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow. As an assistant professor at Occidental College, Dr. Navarro teaches organic chemistry, and his research focus lies in developing new chemical reactions and applying them in the synthesis of biologically active natural products. During this seminar, Professor Navarro will discuss his research and how his identity has influenced his personal and professional journey.

Q&A immediately following the seminar

Join the Zoom Meeting: https://occidental.zoom.us/j/99353502369
Meeting ID: 993 5350 2369
Passcode: 189864

Sponsored by: Chemistry
Raul Navarro and student in lab